Burnout: Texas Tech
Finally made it to the Lone Star State. Pretty Sweet Tour 2013.
Warming up in the motel parking lot with some of that tech shit.
I've heard they even have contests for this sort of thing. Can you imagine?
Ok, now we're ready.
Texas is famous for its sweet ditches and crushing heat. Got a taste of both.
Vigilante tranny up top.
Crankers was the only taker, as per usual.
Flickin' trés, crazy Canadian style!
Later, handrail logistics. That cabinet door would not be Street League approved, just sayin'.
Side trip to the river (not shown.)
We needed it though.
Moment of reflection with Austin's elder statesmen. Thanks bros.
On to the demo.
Yacht Clubbers, everywhere.
Killer bowl, marred by aluminum coping.
Not that the heavies noticed.
Ol' Bashful over here.
Crank's showstopper on the lightning rod.
Did you get it?
Uhmm, why, hello Miss.
There were babes everywhere at this stop ... wholesome sorority sisters ...
as well as more aggressive GTWYC types.
My original Texas skate buddy, Craig, even made an appearance. OG knows OG.
The cult portion of the evening.
I hope they all at least went home with a decal or two. I flew out the next day, leaving the boys with a ten-hour drive and in the competent hands of Hambone. Thanks Pretty Sweeters! Thanks kids! See you next summer everybody!
7/24/2016The Waffle Squad hits Philly for a little hang time and some demo gold.
7/24/2016Friends and family reunite to watch the Vans crew shred Cleveland a new Trumphole.
7/24/2016The Vans Pro Tour mashes into Chi-Town with Chima, Dan Lu, K Walks, Dill and the boys thrilling the crowds at Grant Park.
7/24/2016The video is coming soon, but for now feast your eyes on photos from yesterday's skating-con-carnage!
7/24/2016Want to know more about the upcoming KOTR TV show? Burnout breaks it down.
7/24/2016After an avalanche of top-shelf shredding, Rowan Zorilla of the Shep Dawgs gets the pro nod.
7/24/2016Vans celebrates a half century of skate shoe excellence with the first stop of a worldwide tour – NYC. You guys party?
7/24/2016A photographic journey through AVE's surprise party. What? You already saw the video? Fuck it!
7/24/2016A trip to the big Vans Syndicate party sets off an avalanche of old friends and hot skate action.
7/24/2016Good Sam, Howard, Rick J and the boys came together to remember the good times from their years at Blockhead – the homegrown company from skateboarding's DIY Golden Age.