...were the rage in the mid 1980's. Mike Vallely caught the attention of both Neil Blender and Lance Mountain while he was throwing down some street plants in the parking lot of Mt. Trashmore. Lance gave Mike his board and the rest is history.
“I don’t want to see a Frito’s commercial with a skateboarder on it. It’s not in the spirit of skateboarding. We’re not supposed to be in the limelight. We’re supposed to be the scuttlebutt. We’re not supposed to be heroes. We’re supposed to be zeroes. If we look good, we look bad.”
"I don't care what people say about me. I'm just out there having fun..."