Del Mar – Spring Fling 1985 - Rodney MullenLocation: Del Mar Skate Ranch, USA

Event Information

This event was held around Easter time and was the NSA Pro/Am season opener in 1985. Despite taking a heavy slam in his final run, Rodney Mullen took first place in the professional contest. The amateur contest runs were only 90 seconds long instead of the usual 2 minutes.

Results (Professional)

1. Rodney Mullen
2. Per Welinder
3. Kevin Harris
4. Steve Rocco
5. Bob Schmelzer
6. Primo Desiderio
7. Jason Catalino
8. Mike Foster

Results (Amateur)

1. Greg Smith
2. Andre Walton
3. Lynn Cooper
4. Bali Sahota
5. Victor Starr
6. Doug Zykowski
7. Fabian Kravetz
8. Camden Scott


Article and Results in Thrasher Magazine Part 1
Article and Results in Thrasher Magazine Part 2
Article and Results in Thrasher Magazine Part 3


Rodney Mullen’s 1st place run – Professional

Per Welinder’s 2nd place run – Professional

Kevin Harris’ 3rd place run – Professional

Steve Rocco’s 4th place run – Professional

Bob Schmelzer’s 5th place run – Professional

Primo Desiderio’s 6th place run – Professional

Jason Catalano’s 7th place run – Professional

Greg Smith’s 1st place run – Amateur