The Skateboard World's Oldest Cement Pond Gets a Sweet Facelift
Well at least I think it's the world's oldest backyard pool that is still currently skated. Ol' Bill Ackerman says it was first drained in the year of our centennial (1976) when the Dogtown stories were taking over skateboarder magazine
California was burning down once again and all I could think of was how great that diffused lighting looks under these Smokey conditions. Not to make light of this grave situation (or the ever present thought that we are going to hell in a hand basket) but the old adage "when life serves you up lemons, make lemon whiskey sours" comes to mind during these trying times.
— Cheeseburger Gearing Up Top Get Down, Treasure Island CA