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Tony Hawk: 50 Tricks at 50

Tony Hawk: 50 Tricks at 50

Famed pro skateboarder Tony Hawk talks about his sources of inspiration, then performs 50 of the tricks he either created or perfected over the course of his illustrious career. Our joints ache just watching this. Keep closed captions on for trick names and years.

Pretending I’m a Superman (Trailer)

Pretending I’m a Superman (Trailer)

The Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater series introduced skateboarding, its music and its lifestyle to a mainstream audience. Former THPS producer Ralph D’Amato is working on a documentary about the series’ origins, featuring interviews with Tony, Rodney Mullen and more.

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Zero Gravity Skateboarding

Zero Gravity Skateboarding

Skateboarders Tony Hawk and Aaron “Jaws” Homoki left behind the ramps, rails, and half-pipes of Earth, and took advantage of a Zero G aircraft to catch some serious hangtime. The biggest trick? Not hurling their guts out.

Learning to Heelflip (for Charity)

Learning to Heelflip (for Charity)

YouTuber Mike Boyd wanted to make good use of his newfound popularity, so he’s dedicating all of the ad revenue from this video to charity. Tony Hawk also bet him an autographed skateboard if he can consistently pull off a heelflip. You’re a good man, Mike Boyd.

The Horizontal Skate Loop

The Horizontal Skate Loop

Legendary skateboarder Tony Hawk pulled off a crazy trick that seemed to defy gravity – as he zipped through a custom built obstacle that formed a horizontal loop. Of course, the attempt was not without a few painful failures.

Conan Plays THPS 5

Conan Plays THPS 5

For the latest episode of his Clueless Gamer series, Conan O’Brien takes a stab at Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater 5, going up against Lil Wayne, as Tony Hawk eggs them on in a virtual skate-off. We think every game should include a big-head mode.

Tony Hawk Pro Skater 5

Tony Hawk Pro Skater 5

After 13 years, THPS is back. Tony Hawk Pro Skater 5 promises to bring back the classic control scheme while adding new moves. It will have a skatepark editor, support for up to 20 players in multiplayer and more.

Tony Hawk Rides a Hoverboard

Tony Hawk Rides a Hoverboard

While it’s not quite the hoverboard we were promised in Back to the Future 2, the Hendo does actually exist. Here, pro skater Tony Hawk and his buddy Dave Carnie give it a whirl. No grinds, kickflips, ollies, or pogos here, unfortunately.

Tony Hawk Circuit Boards

Tony Hawk Circuit Boards

Made by HEXBUG, these tiny remote-controlled skateboards can do tricks just like the pros, if they were reduced to the size of mice. The premium set includes one motorized R/C skateboard and a complete miniature skatepark.

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