Omar Hassan has been on Vans longer than anyone else named Omar. Hell, almost longer than anyone not named Omar too. He’s been rocking the side stripe for 25 years now. In this episode, the legendary skater shreds the equally iconic Burnside while telling us about his early days and first encounter with The Gonz.
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