Santa Cruz – Steve Alba’s True Grit – 30 Minuten

25. September 2023   12:01  -  Johannes Gausepohl

Willst du für immer skaten? Skateboard Legende Salba teilt mit uns seine Weisheit und Leidenschaft für Skateboarding, die niemals altert. Die wahre Verkörperung von From the Beginning Til The End!

Produced & Directed by Joe Perrin

Main Editor: Richie Valdez
Assistant Editor: Joe Perrin
Camera Op: Joe Perrin, Tylre Wilcox, Nick Hanson, Matt Holland

00:00 Introduction
00:36 How long has Salba been skating?
00:50 Tony Hawk’s first memory of Salba
01:10 Julie Alba, Steve’s Wife
01:23 Vincent Price, Steve’s childhood friend, Body Count
01:34 Corey Miller, Steve’s childhood friend / Tattoo Artist
02:23 The Badlands
02:37 Salba’s Pool Flyers
02:56 How Salba got hooked on pool skating
04:07 Salba’s 3 choices
04:48 Lance Mountain’s first memory of Salba winning Spring Valley
04:59 Salba’s Spring Valley Contest plan
05:10 Hester Series #1 Spring Valley was the first official pro pool contest
06:10 Tony Hawk’s school report from 1979 featuring Steve Alba
06:54 The idea of skaters not having longevity
07:33 Salba’s collection
08:21 The first pool Salba skated
08:57 What Salba brought to pool skating
09:08 Flying planes to find spots, landing to skate them
09:42 Airplanes & Helicopters to satellites and drones
10:25 Finding a spot is as fun as riding it
11:37 Bringing positive life to The American Dream gone bad
12:55 Skateboarding takes a downturn in popularity
13:12 Jeff Kendall, NHS CEO, former Pro Santa Cruz rider
14:08 Salba staying true to skateboarding during the decline
14:43 Salba playing guitar
15:46 Band shots
16:05 Creativity
17:27 Salba’s old skateboard collection
17:46 Salba’s first pro model
18:40 How the name SALBA came to be
18:58 The Bevel Board
19:53 Stretching, taking care of self/ staying fit
20:16 Salba’s advice to skate for as long as you can
24:15 How Steve Alba’s Mother made it possible for skaters to get paid for photo incentives
26:18 Jesse Alba, Steve’s Son
29:42 Salba Land