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Ride Along: Riley Hawk on Growing Up with the Coolest Dad on Earth

Riley Hawk was raised in Southern California by the most famous and wealthiest skateboarder who ever lived. We accompany Riley as he dishes on his unconventional childhood and explains why he's not the listless pothead many make him out to be.

by VICE Sports
24 February 2016, 6:35am

Riley Hawk was raised in idyllic Southern California by the most famous and wealthiest skateboarder who ever lived. It would have been easy to avoid Tony's shadow and spend his days lounging in the sun. Not Riley, who's become an accomplished pro skater in his own right (maybe even a better street skater than his dad?). We accompany Riley on an unconventional errand as he dishes on his unconventional childhood and explains why he's not the listless pothead many a media outlet has made him out to be.

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