Legendary skateboarder Jay Adams, one of the original members of the Zephyr skateboarding team, is reported to have died at the age of 53 due to a heart attack. Skateboarding icons such as Stacey Peralta and Tony Hawk paid tribute via Twitter to one of the most influential skateboarders of all time.
Sleep tight Mr Adams.
“I just received the terribly sad news that Jay Adams passed away last night due to a massive heart attack, send your love” – Stacy Peralta
“Goodbye Jay Adams. Thank you for inspiring us to get vertical and to keep pushing the limits of what is possible.” – Tony Hawk