King of the Road 2012: Toy Machine Blog 1


Dan Z checks in from Colorado Springs with the Toy Machine team.


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Went by the mag

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Picked up the book that Adam and the rest of the behind-the-scenes crew put together

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Tony emphasized…

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Got the KOTR APP run-down from Nick

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The flight to Colorado Springs went smooth…

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Spent my layover with these two…

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Checked out the views…

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But when I got to baggage claim, my luggage was missing. thanks, Frontier

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At least I put the book in my check-in

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Sinclair greeted me with open arms

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Jared Lucas—not only behind the lens, but also behind the Yeto van

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David Reyes here for moral support!

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First spot

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Not bad

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The Springs is bigger than I expected

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Couple hours to kill before 11:59

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Decided to move on

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It's sackable

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Flow riders Blake and Jeremy ain't scared

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Leo anxiously tried to tear open the book prematurely

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And finally, the challenges revealed

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Only to have this shitty human bother us onward to light up a skatepark

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Sizin' 'em up: Collin vs Blake

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Study that book!

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Dan Lu missed his flight, so he drove up from ABQ instead

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Stoked!

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