Watch Tony Hawk skate in the '80s

In addition to being an amazing skateboarder, Tony Hawk is also just cool. Read the rest

Tony Hawk: 50 tricks at 50

Tony Hawk, amazingly nice guy and skateboard legend, discusses aging and kicks some ass. Read the rest

Tony Hawk at 50 performing 50 tricks from his youth

Spliced with footage of him skating in his youth, here's a video of skate legend Tony Hawk showing what he can still do at age 50. A lot, as it turns out.

He writes:

I never imagined being able to skate into my adult life, or that anyone would still care if I did. To celebrate, I did 50 tricks that I've created (and/or pioneered on vert). Thanks to all of you that made this dream possible. It's been an unreal ride, but I'm not done yet.

Previously: Watch Tony Hawk's awesome 900 at age 48

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