King of the Road 2015: Pink Motel Awards Show Photos
Jello shots, Grindline the Band, Nyjah Huston and Jason Jessee – this awards show had it all.
"Yeah, we have a pool but, you know, it hasn't been filled within two years… you guys can do anything in there you want to do if you want."
Two peas in a pod, Schmitty and Sally Vitello
The man behind the men of Chocolate, Aaron Meza
Locked and loaded
Dem Tum Yeto boys showed up. Dakota, ready to rip
The World's Best Margarita Machine. Beagle showed up early to mix over 100 of these icy delights!
Chad Muska no longer in a Cadillac? Global warming is real AF!
Priuskalade? Na, na—bring back the Muskalade!
Long time buds, Muska and Danny Minnick
Peter Ramondetta and Jake Anderson, AKA Janderson
Legendary SOTYs, Tony Hawk and Mike Carroll
More SOTYs, Bob Burnquist and Chris Cole with the Phelper
Jason Jessee and Nyjah raced for pinks. Jason won
Thrasher masterlensman, Rhino and family
Baker boys, Doughnut and T-Funk
CJ Collins shredding, front feeble in the deep end
Diego Alvarado, eggplant
Tony Hawk! Invert
Dressen and Jessee
Neckface, Nuge and Collin waiting for Beagle's bar to open
Future ripper Ansel Hammeke and his momma
Nyjah and Hawk
Ed and Deanna Templeton with Thrasher’s Editor at Large and King of the Road creator, Mike Burnett
Phelps introducing Mark Hubbard of Grindline the Band
Dan Wheatley and Manchild
Bad Boy Clint Walker and Ben Raybourn
Cheers from Tommy Sandoval. Those best be Micheladas!
The legendary Guy Mariano with the reigning SOTY, AVE!
Don Brown and Justin Strubing
Watch out, TMZ! Jereme Rogers gettin' turnt again
Matt Anderson, gettin' licked
Big Wheat and Blake Carpenter, teamwork
Long time Chocoholic, Justin Eldridge
Axel Cruysberghs, Johnny Jones and Raven Tershy
Evan Smith, fighting for his right to party
Elemental buds, Dominick Walker and Nyjah
Jake Anderson, Burnquist and Dylan Radloff
Kyle Walker with his main squeeze
Chad Muska, presenting the Where The Fuck Is The Muska? award for biggest handrail. “Where the fuck is the Muska? I’m right here!”
...and the Where The Fuck Is The Muska? award for biggest handrail goes to Axel Cruysberghs!
Antihero alumni Bob Burnquist up next to present the Bob Gnar award for gnarliest transition trick
And the award goes to Elijah Berle for the footplant off the wall at Red’s
That wasn’t the only highest/longest/most from the visit to Red’s. Raven won the Hall Of Meat award for his motorbike mishap
Jaqueena from Staples Center fame was brought out to teach twerking lessons
Jaws, Johnny Jones and Forrest—to the stage
Shake that ass, Forrest!
Mike Sinclair and Billy Marks trying to catch as many tater tots as possible in the Hungry Hungry Hippos event
Chocolate TM Sam Smyth enjoying a Beaglerita
Then a surprise announcement from the Tempster
Axel Cruysberghs is officially on Toy Machine!
The next event was somewhat reminiscent of The Newlywed Game
Tony Hawk and Mike Carroll were quizzed on trivial information about their KOTR team riders
Wrong answers were met with a force-fed doughnut from the hands of Andy Roy. Don’t worry; the Tempster was fed vegan doughnuts
Then a vengeful game of throwing tomatoes (and whatever else anyone could find) at Clint Walker on the spinning wheel
Sinclair even got in a few hucks
This took some balls of steel to trust that no one was going to throw anything other than fruit. Pretty sure a beer bottle was the first thing thrown from the crowd…
“This one’s for Raven!”
Coming in at close range
“Get me off of here!”
The shots kept coming even while he was being taken down
Andy Roy returned to the stage covered in shaving cream to present the Mystery Guest MVP award to Sherm
Only five minutes prior, Jereme was in a fit of rage, trying to fight the entire Chocolate team. It's amazing what an award can do to offset a mood swing
Elijah Berle earned the Team Rider MVP award. No shit if you've been watching the episodes
With two MVPs, could Chocolate be in the lead?
"You guys wanna know who fuckin' won the trophy?!"
The crowd in full suspense
The cover is revealed
Forrest is floored
Champagne waterfall with Walker and Hawk
Birdhouse does it again! See you back on the road in a few months
10/22/2017Andy Roy flipping through the new King of the Road mag? You gotta wonder if he’ll have anything to say...
10/22/2017The stars came out (and the shaving cream … and the tomatoes,) to party down, get hella sloppy and ring in the KOTR award winners. With special appearances by Bob Burnquist, Lizzie Armanto, AVE, Tony Hawk, the Muska and many more. Watch the complete Viceland episode right now (US and Canada only)
10/22/2017Jello shots, Grindline the Band, Nyjah Huston and Jason Jessee – this awards show had it all.
10/22/2017Check out all the Highest, Longest, Most award winners in this special Awards Show webisode. So gnarly. Congrats Birdhouse!
10/22/2017With rabid enthusiasm, freakish abilities and maybe even a dirty trick or two, Birdhouse are the 2015 King of the Road winners!
10/22/2017We know these legends rip, but can they spell their team rider's names? The donut knows! As seen in tonight's final Awards Show episode of King of the Road on Viceland. 11 pm PST/EST. Winners announced tonight.
10/22/2017An awards show as only King of the Road could do it – weird, sloppy and downright ridiculous. Clint gets a taste of his own medicine and the big winners are finally revealed. The TV series finale is this Thursday 11 pm (PST/EST).
10/22/2017Last day and the teams are still gettin' buck. Birdhouse goes rollerboogie, Toy hits the sauna and Chocolate carbo-loads with Daewon before the big Pink Motel meet-up.
10/22/2017With the clock ticking in LA, the teams give it one last big push. A bounty challenge puts Clint against Raven, with nasty results. Episode 10 of the TV series premiers tonight at 11 pm (PST/EST).
10/22/2017Birdhouse gets buck at Burnquist's, Toy Machine sips suds with Tommy Sandoval and Chocolate chomps some pool coping with Lord Salba before Elijah ends the day on crutches.