Bob Burnquist discusses growing up in São Paulo Brazil, turning pro for Urgh Skateboards at age 14, going to San Fransisco and getting on Real then Anti Hero, skating in the X-Games, leaving Anti Hero for The Firm, filming for “Menikmati”, getting Rodrigo TX on the Firm and Es Footwear, trying to loop the Mt. Baldy full pipe, how the mega ramp came to be, Filming for Flip’s “Extremely Sorry”, winning 14 X-Games gold medals in 22 years, doing the loop switch with no roof, his Dreamland backyard park, skating into the Grand Canyon, his companies Burnkit and Farmaleaf, Retiring from the X-Games and much more!
Jeron Wilson and Daniel Castillo are sitting in we discuss Loveletters Season 10: Geoff Rowley, ‘Where Are We Going?!” Volcom Skate Team in New York City, Old Friends “Novia” video, John Dilo’s “Welcome to Almost” Part, Zumiez Best Foot Forward, FaceTime with Louie Barletta, picking a winner for last weeks raffle of the GoPro’s Hero 7 Black Edition with accessories, this weeks raffle is Old Friends workout/rehab bundle!
Socrates Leal discusses growing up in Lawndale CA, getting his first camera at a garage sale, meeting Daewon Song, filming clips of Rodney Mullen for Plan B’s “Questionable” video, getting hired by World Industries to film “Love Child”, filming and editing Blind’s “Tim And Henrys Pack Of Lies” (Promotional Video), World Park days, filming for “Trilogy” & “20 Shot Sequence”, “Cheese & Crackers”, the trick of Guy Mariano that was never documented that he landed multiple times with multiple filmers and much more!
Chad Muska discusses growing up in Arizona & Vegas, moving to San Diego, sleeping on the beach, getting on Maple Skateboards, skating with Jamie Thomas and filming for the Toy Machine video “Welcome To Hell”, getting kicked off Toy Machine, picking the Shorty’s team, designing his first Es shoe, the first Shorty’s video “Fulfill The Dream”, his part in the Transworld video “Feedback”, getting on Circa Footwear, leaving Shorty’s, designing his Supra shoe the Muska Skytop, skating for Element, his partying days, Muskabeatz, working on his artwork and much more!
Shane O’Neill discusses growing up in Melbourne Australia, getting flowed by Nike SB at age 13, flying to the States to stay with Paul Rodriguez, winning his first Street League, buying his first house and building a skatepark in his backyard, turning pro for Skate Mental, filming for his part “Shane Goes”, getting on Primitive, his Janoski color way, how he goes about learning tricks, nollie back heel Wallenberg, why he left Primitive to start his board company April, working on a new video part and much more!
Andy Howell discusses growing up in Virginia Beach, writing Tony Hawk his first fan mail letter, turning himself pro at a contest, getting on Schmitt Stix, moving to Atlanta, Zero Sophisto Clothing, forming New Deal Skateboards, Underworld Element, Julian Stranger, retiring from pro skating, starting a design firm, his collab with Supreme, bringing New Deal back and much more!
Jason Adams discusses growing up in San Jose CA, skating everyday with Salman Agah, getting on Think Skateboards, leaving Creature to ride for Scarecrow, how he got the nickname “The Kid”, skating for Black Label, filming for the Enjoi video “Bag Of Suck”, Slappy Hour, his stencil art and much more!
Keith Hufnagel discusses growing up in New York, making sponsor me videos with Keenan Milton, getting on Fun Skateboards, moving to San Francisco, riding for Real Skateboards, filming for the FTC video, Starting HUF and much more!
Hakeem Ducksworth stops by to talk about getting on Chocolate Skateboards… We also discuss our Skater XL contest, Bobby Worrest “Welcome To Venture”, New Deal Skateboards coming back, Bobby Puleo at Skatercon, USA Skateboarding Unveils the United States’ Olympic Team, “Wet Brain”, Daniel Lebron “Forma”, Youness Amrani “Comfort Zone”, DC Shoes The Carlos Iqui Collection, Gang Corp. – “Black Business”, Sascha Daley “WAR And PEACE”, Sergio Santoro “Nicest Moments” and much more! – Chris Roberts
Mike Vallely discusses growing up in New Jersey, going to his first Black Flag show, getting on Powell-Peralta, Stacy Peralta wanting to turn him pro after one year, the Savannah Slamma contest, getting on World Industries, his Barnyard board, Steve Rocco, getting back on Powell, him becoming the lead singer of Black Flag, his company Street Plant and much more!
We discuss Jake Phelps, Heitor Da Silva for Parade, Chris Russell’s “Die like a Devil”, SOTY 2018 Trip “It’s a Movie, Kid”, “Greetings From Deathwish”, Numbers / Tony Mag, Ethan Loy’s “Raw Ams”, Stevie Perez Lakai Flaco II, Nik Stain and friends, “The Skateboarding of Leandre Sanders And Ludvig Håkansson” A film by Jim Greco, Alec Beck gets a guest board on birdhouse (all proceeds go to the Tony Hawk Foundation), JENKEM – Dan Mancina “Matrix”, MAX GERONZI NEW ALMOST PRO, Crob & Mikemo’s new channel 2dudes1game and much more!
Alphonzo Rawls discusses being born in Bangkok Thailand, moving to Oceanside CA at 4 years old, Stealing wood to make ramps, getting on H-Street, his part in Hokus Pokus, nose slide down an 18 stair rail, Evol Skateboards, getting on Bitch Skateboards, designing shoes for Kastel, Duffs & DC, helping to start Expedition Skateboards, starting his own brand Everybody Skates and much more!