King Of The Road 2012: AWS Blog 1


King Of The Road 2012: AWS Blog 1

Joe Brook checks in with the first couple days of Alien's KOTR experience.


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KOTR is embracing the unknown. Look at those faces Jake!

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KOTR is going above and beyond on and off the board.

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KOTR is Omar Salazar buying you a Worshop board off the wall at your local skate shop.

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KOTR is spreading the stoke of the Bible with the locals.

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KOTR is kids meeting the SOTY in person.
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