124: Dan Wilkes fontside invert Kona 1981 photo J Cab

Dan Wilkes Kona 1981 jason oliva the house of steam

Dan Wilkes Frontside invert Kona Skatepark Florida 1981

Photo by J Cab

Well here is another vintage J Cab photo of our good friend here at The House of Steam Dan Wilkes. I believe this was during or around the time of a contest at Kona in 1981 and Dan always one to innovate is throwing back a crazy frontside invert.

Dan send us more stuff!!! Thanks to Skatecab.com as well

Anyone have anymore Kona stuff please send it our way.

jason oliva






Bernie O’Dowd and Chris WEEP Blank Dorkin Around circa 1987
Super 8 footage by Ben Cornish

Team Steam at Matt Klein’s New jersey Circa 1987
Super 8 from Ben Cornish



3 thoughts on “124: Dan Wilkes fontside invert Kona 1981 photo J Cab

  1. Jim Simmons

    Kind of weird but I just so happened to”friend” Dan’s wife on facebook because I play mafia wars. She has a picture of her on a horse in her profile and I told her about my sister’s horse farm. I was careful because I thought she was a young girl. Anyway she also thought I was a kid (I’m 47)because of my profile picture. Well we got to chatting and she told me about her husband Dan who I vaguely remember. Kinda weird but also cool. Small world made even smaller by the internet!


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