Tony Alva, a master skateboarding mechanic!
Mike Weed, Tony Alva & Pat Flannigan
A very young Jay Adams and Tony Alva messing around. The quality of "T" Shirts they are wearing were far superior then what they have today.
Tony setting up his line at Carlsbad Skate park
Skateboarder magazine cover shot of Tony
Running the cones at the La Costa Y.M.C.A. contest
Tony drawing his line down an drainage ditch
Tony looking right into the camera, I like his shadow
A great shot of Tony at Wallo's in Hawaii
A variety of Pictures of young Tony Alva
This photo was during Tony's 1977 routine at the Long Beach Contest
Robin, Tony & Bruce at a Dept. store
La Costa Y.M.C.A. contest
Taking the board out of the pool in the early days........
The transition back to the bottom........
Top:Tony Alva in a team relay Bottom:Bruce also in the relay at Marine World Contest. There were no other team relays that I am aware of except this one. our team got first place
Tony and Bruce at the opening of Carlsbad Skate Park (Notice the Make shift office) Photo by John O'Malley
Tony at a Makaha/Logan Demonstration for K Mart.
K Mart Demo. again
Another K Mart Photo!
Tony during his freestyle routine at the Cow Palace in San Francisco.
Cruising down Wallo's drainage ditch in Hawaii doing a nose wheelie.
Tony riding his 2012 Torger Johnson RIP Model at Paul Revere. Tony was very close friends with Torger.
One more of Tony riding his Torger board at Paul Revere in 2012.
T.A. at Wallos in Hawaii drawing his line!
Tony at the Soul Bowl in S.D.
Tony coming out of a skate shop with his re-make 2012 Torger Johnson model.
Tony coming off the coping in his early days of riding pools.
Tony having lunch with Bunker Sprekels in the mid 70's of the people he most admired growing up!