Burnout: Cruz Dot

Posted: March 31th, 2009

Onwards to Santa Cruz...

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Sensible seafood breakfast on the pier.

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Even in the face of whipped cream, this is as excited as Grant gets.

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The new park.

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Sort of smaller than I thought.

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Local legend, Ron Whaley, appeases the masses with a little autograph time.

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Yep. That’s exactly what it’s like.

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Except you forgot the six-pack.

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Over to Derby, the lynch pin of Santa Cruz skateboarding.

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Upper management.

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Barbier fan.



In the end, everything turns into a launch ramp.

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