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Tony Hawk Joined By Tom Petty, Paul McCartney, Bob Dylan, Adam Yauch, Ben Harper, Others To Help Build Skateparks

  • November 20, 2012
    Tony Hawk Joined By Tom Petty, Paul McCartney, Bob Dylan, Adam Yauch, Ben Harper, Others To Help Build Skateparks

    Special collaboration skateboards will be available in a celebrity auction launching December 3 on eBay, and will be on display through the end of the auction at the GRAMMY Museum in downtown Los Angeles, California. Ben Harper, a member of the nonprofit Tony Hawk Foundation Board Of Directors, conceived the idea to use pro skaters’ old decks to write song lyrics on and raise funds to build positive recreational outlets for at-risk youth.

    Tom Petty drew a self portrait on skate legend Mike Vallely's board, which also includes lyrics to "I Won't Back Down."

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on November 20, 2012

Special collaboration skateboards will be available in a celebrity auction launching December 3 on eBay, and will be on display through the end of the auction at the GRAMMY Museum in downtown Los Angeles, California. Ben Harper, a member of the nonprofit Tony Hawk Foundation Board Of Directors, conceived the idea to use pro skaters’ old decks to write song lyrics on and raise funds to build positive recreational outlets for at-risk youth.

Tom Petty drew a self portrait on skate legend Mike Vallely's board, which also includes lyrics to "I Won't Back Down."

Click here for more info!

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angeleyez712's picture

Great idea guys! So cool! I love skateboarding, and can still rock n- roll on it 360 x4! Never back down for a positive cause! Cool board! A.H.