You can never have too much Ray Barbee in your life. TransWorld profile the man himself for their TWS Legend series, hear about Ray’s beginnings and journey through skateboarding from Tony Hawk and those who know him best.
“The word “legend” gets tossed around rather freely these days. Nothing wrong with that. After some fifty years of unmatched technical and cultural progression—skateboarding’s cast of notables is chock full of legendary. Our cup runneth over. However, in the case of Ray, “LEGEND” should be with an uppercase “L,” in flashing lights, and in all caps. Here’s why.”