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Skateboard star Tony Hawk pays tribute to late Vermont DJ

BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) Skateboard star Tony Hawk has paid tribute to a late skate-loving Vermont DJ. Hawk made a surprise appearance Saturday at a naming ceremony for Burlington's new Andy A-Dog Williams Skatepark. Williams was a well-known local DJ and avid skateboarder who died of leukemia in 2013 at the age of 38. Hawk's foundation provided the city with a $10,000 grant to...
Via Associated Press
23 days ago  |  Discuss

Andy MacDonald stop the damn match

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Via The Pensblog
April 04, 2016  |  Discuss

Legendary Skateboarder Jay Adams Dies, Tony Hawk Pays Tribute (Photo)

Legendary skateboarder Jay Adams passed away of a heart attack on Friday morning in Mexico at 53 years old, per ESPN. Adams had been on a surfing vacation with his wife and friends, including USA surfing champion Solo Scott. Scott says Adams had been surfing early Thursday, then came in feeling sick and began having chest pains around midnight. “His wife called us over in the middle...
Via NESN.com
August 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Stacy Peralta breaks sad news Jay Adams died of heart attack

Jay Adams, a legendary skateboarder who was one of the three main characters portrayed in the skateboarding movie “Lords of Dogtown,” died late Thursday in Mexico from a heart attack. Stacy Peralta and Tony Alva were the two other main skateboarders portrayed in the movie. Peralta went on to become a filmmaker and wrote “Lords […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
August 15, 2014  |  Discuss
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