Tony Hawk, a regular kid, who knew would end up being the famous
skater legend Tony Hawk. On May 12 1968, Tony Hawk was born in
One day in Tony
is new home; his brother Steve gave Tony his old skateboard. Tony did not know
what to do with it but Tony Went to
Tony Hawk turned professional when he was 14 years old in 1982. In 1983, Frank hawk formed the National Skateboard association and he was president of it. Tony was 17 years old when he was living on his own. He had an expensive house and an expensive car plus he had two skateboard ramps built in his front yard. In 1990, people began to lose interest in skateboarding again. That is when Tony created the birdhouse project. The birdhouse project is a skateboarding company. In 1992, Tony married Cindy Dunbar and had a son they named him Riley. The next few years were hard
For Tony because he did not make a lot of money so Tony and
Cindy got divorced and Frank found out that
he had cancer. In 1995, Tony entered his first X games and Frank died.
In 1996, Tony married
Tony Hawk affected many people’s lives. He was the first to do and land the 900-degree spin. Doing the 900 made people want to try skateboarding. Tony also volunteered in 15 Charities. Two of them are the Mia Hamm and Jeff Gordon foundation. Tony Hawk helped rebuild skate parks to make them cleaner and to put more ramps and rails in them. Tony Hawk is the best skate boarder
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