Skateboarding: California’s El Gato Classic Skateboard Legends

A few decisive saves and styles from the “founding fathers” of skateboarding turned out the tricks and saves at this weekend’s El Gato Classic at the La Quinta X Skateboard Park in Southern California.

Since I was volunteering to help Eddie and the rest of the team stage the event, I needed to leave the R3 at home and slipped a vintage digital point-and-shoot in my pocket to make these photos in between my duties.