skateboarder

  • Johnny Layton

    Johnny Layton Lucky for the skateboarding world, this Vans-sponsored athlete chose the plank over a wooden bat. In 2011, J-Lay, a.k.a. Johnny “Big Boy” Layton, became the first and only skater to ollie blast the double wall at Freedom Plaza,… [ read more ]

    08/29/13
  • Toshikazu Nozaka

    TOSHIKAZU NOZAKA Visit: www.toshikazu-nozaka.com When did you get into tattooing? I went out to L.A. when I was 17. It had always been my dream to check out the U.S. skate scene. But it was a lot different than I… [ read more ]

    04/11/13
  • Terry Kennedy

    For this street skateboarder, it’s all about the shoes. There are six million reasons to get into skateboarding, and for Terry Kennedy it was fashion. “I played basketball at school with this kid who skated and I’d keep checking out… [ read more ]

    02/28/13
  • Q+A: Stevie Williams

    “A LOT OF MY TATTOOS ARE RANDOM—KIND OF WRETCHED, REALLY—BUT THEY ALL HAVE MEANINGS TO ME. AT THE END OF THE DAY IT’S MY BODY AND I’LL PUT ON IT WHAT EVER I WANT TO.” – Stevie Williams “Professional skater”… [ read more ]

    11/13/12
  • Q & A With Wee-Man

    Every high school guidance counselor says the easiest way to pick a career is to figure out what you love to do and that will be your career. This is easy advice if you love fixing cars or building things…. [ read more ]

    09/01/11
  • Q & A With Paul Rodriguez Jr.

    There is a “Paul Rodriguez” Venn diagram. One circle represents people ages 44 to 104 who hear the name Paul Rodriguez and think of the actor and stand-up comedian; the other represents those under 31 who hear the same name… [ read more ]

    03/30/11
  • Roll Forever

    Antwuan Dixon wears Krew shorts and Adidas shoes. Jamie Thomas wears Fallen pants and shoes. James Brockman wears Zero shirt and shoes and Ambiguous jeans. Brian “Slash” Hansen wears his own T-shirt, Altamont pants, and Brigada sunglasses. Daewon Song wears… [ read more ]

    10/29/09