Bam Margera Opens Up About Beating His Drinking Problem, Learning to Skate Again


By Gillian Telling

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Bam Margera is learning to skateboard again after years of alcohol abuse — and he credits the sport with getting his life back on track after hitting rock bottom.

“I took a five year hiatus from skating because I had bone spurs, so instead I was making money by doing nightclub appearances, which basically was shooting photos and taking shots with the locals,” the pro skateboarder and former star of Jackass tells PEOPLE. “So I was s–tbag wasted every night, and eventually was like, ‘This has to stop.’ Once I woke up in my own puke and piss, I knew I had to…click here to continue reading