Burnout: Machine Memories Part 4 - Eurasia

Machine Memories Part 4 - Eurasia

The 2008 Toy trip to Europe and Russia was probably the most action-packed trip I've ever been on.


Burnout: Machine Memories Part 4 - Eurasia
Don't let this pedestrian team photo fool you, it was bonkers. In no particular order...

Burnout: Machine Memories Part 4 - Eurasia
Demo in Russia

Burnout: Machine Memories Part 4 - Eurasia
Ed may do a lot of nose blunts, but that's cuz he's really good at them. Over the box, off the hip.


Burnout: Machine Memories Part 4 - Eurasia
Eastern Block beach bingo


Burnout: Machine Memories Part 4 - Eurasia
Kids in Stoke, UK


Burnout: Machine Memories Part 4 - Eurasia
Austin at a German spot built by elves.


Burnout: Machine Memories Part 4 - Eurasia
Trapasso. Shock and awe.


Burnout: Machine Memories Part 4 - Eurasia
Butch and Ed get some 'wheeeee!'s


Burnout: Machine Memories Part 4 - Eurasia
Chicken wing in St. Petersburg


Burnout: Machine Memories Part 4 - Eurasia
Bill flip, taken from a sequence


Burnout: Machine Memories Part 4 - Eurasia


Burnout: Machine Memories Part 4 - Eurasia

Burnout: Machine Memories Part 4 - Eurasia

Burnout: Machine Memories Part 4 - Eurasia
Matt B

Burnout: Machine Memories Part 4 - Eurasia
Russia was a vegan's chamber of horrors.


Burnout: Machine Memories Part 4 - Eurasia
Harmony, fakie 50-50.

Burnout: Machine Memories Part 4 - Eurasia

Burnout: Machine Memories Part 4 - Eurasia
Kevin disobeys rule #1 of Gypsy engagement: do not engage the Gypsies.


Burnout: Machine Memories Part 4 - Eurasia
Kids at a Moscow sticker toss


Burnout: Machine Memories Part 4 - Eurasia
No way, is that a Matix belt?


Burnout: Machine Memories Part 4 - Eurasia
Hot metal ramps and barefeet will make your little sister cry.

Burnout: Machine Memories Part 4 - Eurasia


Burnout: Machine Memories Part 4 - Eurasia
On the edge of an International Incident.


Burnout: Machine Memories Part 4 - Eurasia
official Baltic bikini inspector.


Burnout: Machine Memories Part 4 - Eurasia

Burnout: Machine Memories Part 4 - Eurasia


Burnout: Machine Memories Part 4 - Eurasia

Burnout: Machine Memories Part 4 - Eurasia

Burnout: Machine Memories Part 4 - Eurasia

Burnout: Machine Memories Part 4 - Eurasia

Burnout: Machine Memories Part 4 - Eurasia
Nick fell in love in Russia.


Burnout: Machine Memories Part 4 - Eurasia

Burnout: Machine Memories Part 4 - Eurasia

Burnout: Machine Memories Part 4 - Eurasia

Burnout: Machine Memories Part 4 - Eurasia
These kids were so excited to finally meet an American to insult.


Burnout: Machine Memories Part 4 - Eurasia

Burnout: Machine Memories Part 4 - Eurasia
Way too much weird and amazing stuff to try to organize blog-wise. Some of it seems like something I saw in a movie.

  • Burnout: Scorched Earth in Ft. Worth

    Burnout: Scorched Earth in Ft. Worth
    The Vans x Thrasher tour rips into the Lone Star state, triple-digit temps be damned!
  • Burnout: Deep in the Heart

    Burnout: Deep in the Heart
    The Vans x Thrasher Scorchin' Summer is living up to it's name with 100-degree days on its first stop in weirdly-kept Austin, Texas. Total blazing session!
  • Burnout: Atlanta Slamma

    Burnout: Atlanta Slamma
    We've dreamed of doing a Bust or Bail at the Atlanta 5 block for years. Watch the video five times and then relive it again… in photo form!
  • Burnout: Tha Docks

    Burnout: Tha Docks
    The SOTY Down Unda crew sparks a sesh at the infamous Five Docks park. Remember when street skaters could barely grind a bowl?
  • Burnout: Sydney Sunday

    Burnout: Sydney Sunday
    Unlike in the USA, downtown is still a go on the Lord's day Down Under. Pilz, Louie, Chima, Ishod, Na-kel and the boys take full advantage. Amen!
  • Burnout: Just There

    Burnout: Just There
    The SOTY Down Unda crew hits the downtown Sydney streets, ending with an epic sesh/dance party at good ol' Martin Place.
  • Burnout: Lizzie's Pro!

    Burnout: Lizzie's Pro!
    Teammates, legends and bros converge at the local ramp to surprise Lizzie Armanto with her spankin' new Thrasher cover and first Birdhouse pro model. How sweet it is!
  • Burnout: Pinch vs Wedge

    Burnout: Pinch vs Wedge
    The SOTY Down Unda crew fires it up, only to get stymied by a human skatestopper. Ishod skids big and Kwalks snags the cover.
  • Burnout: A Little Vert

    Burnout: A Little Vert
    Legends, tykes and lurkers alike – who doesn't love an '80s sized vert ramp?
  • Burnout: No Way!

    Burnout: No Way!
    Vans' surprise end-of-the-year video "No Other Way" starring Kyle Walker, Elijah Berle and the rest of the Waffle Squad premiered at Black Hollywood Wednesday – the perfect Turkey Day pre-party.