The Skate Years

The mid 70’s saw the explosion of new phenomenon…Skate Boarding!!! Leading the exciting and radical new street movement was DOGTOWN … Located in Venice, California  the “DOGTOWN BOYZ!!” Became infamous internationally for their antics and incredible abilities skating on vertical walls  and in the private swimming pools of the LA area (uninvited) .. Meanwhile in England and Europe .. street kids across the continent were watching .. and learning .. it was inevitable that the two would Meet .. PIG CITY badboy “Mad” MARK BAKER finally met , skated and toured the world with “MAD DOG ALVA “ .. the rest is history ..