ARCHIVE PHOTO OF THE DAY
Supersized skateboard, 1975
By STARS AND STRIPES Published: October 27, 2020
Ted Rohde ©Stars and Stripes
Wiesbaden, Germany, November, 1975: Five Wiesbaden youngsters have to do a delicate balancing act just to stay aboard an eight-foot-long skateboard built by Dean Carter and Brian Larrimer. Maneuvering the monster are, from left, Ken Reid, Bruno Crossill, Henry Zorn, and builders Carter and Larrimer.
Stars and Stripes' 1975 story about the oversized skateboard.