THE MYSTERY GUESTS

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Fuck ups? Chicks? Legends? Good for a laugh or dead weight? Nah. Not this time. The theme for the 2012 King of the Road Mystery Guests: TOTAL FUCKING SHREDDERS. Get ready to see this thing go berzerker.


250austyn-gillette

Austyn Gillette
@austyngillette 

Mystery Guest for: Toy Machine

aka: Razor sharp

Age: 21

Home: La Habra, CA

Status:  Pro

Sponsors: Habitat, Habitat footwear, Royal, Quiksilver, Small Wheels, Bones Swiss, Liberty

KOTR experience: teammates with Fred Gall

Strengths: ledge, classic tech, snappy dresser

Weaknesses: dirt averse

Verdict: this charming man


250david-gonzalezDavid Gonzalez 

@davidgonzalez

Mystery Guest for: Creature

aka: Gonzo

Age:  22

Home: Medellin, Colombia

Status:  Pro

Sponsors: Flip, Globe, Volcom, Mob, CCS, Indy, Ricta

KOTR experience: None

Strengths: See Thrasher interview

Weaknesses: dude looks like a lady

Verdict: SOTY front runner

 

250aaronhomoki_teamAaron Homoki 
@makethatbootyclap

Mystery Guest for: Alien Workshop

aka: Jaws

Age: 22

Home: Phoenix, AZ

Status: Pro

Sponsors: Birdhouse, Dekline, Bones Wheels, Indy, Glassy, Neff

KOTR experience: none

Strengths: giant drops, 540s

Weaknesses: manuals, corn on the cob

Verdict: Highest, Longest, Most

 

250Ryan-DecenzoRyan Decenzo

@decenzzzz

Mystery Guest for: Anti-Hero

aka: Decenzo

Age:  26

Home: Vancouver, BC

Status: Pro

Sponsors: Darkstar, Globe, Nixon, Dakine, Red Bull, RDS Apparel, Neff, Bones Wheels, Arnette, Orion, Kicker, OC Ramps

KOTR experience: none

Strengths: stairs, ledges, rails, manual, transition, switch, regular... Pretty much everything

Weaknesses: Mr. Nice Guy

Verdict: trick machine

  • Aaron 'Jaws' Homoki's "Saturdays" Part

    Aaron 'Jaws' Homoki's "Saturdays" Part
    You know the big drops are coming, but it doesn't make them any less mind-melting. Jaws is truly a one of a kind and he backs up the rooftop treachery with prowess on the rails and transitions.
  • Aaron 'Jaws' Homoki's "Raves and Weed Credit" Interview

    Aaron 'Jaws' Homoki's "Raves and Weed Credit" Interview
    From doing handstands in police custody to getting a weed sponsor to his love for techno and raving, Jaws is absolutely as entertaining off his board as he is on it. Chomp on this interview!
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    Meet the Birdhouse Team
    We're airing select parts from Saturdays starting tomorrow. Until then, take a peek into the nest and get to know the Birdhousers. Would you rather have Ben Raybourn's B.O. or Jaws' teeth? Oh, man, that's a tough/rough one…
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    Skatepark Round-Up: Birdhouse
    This ain’t your average Round-Up. The Birdhouse crew kicked off their session in Tony Hawk’s warehouse before taking things to his backyard. But they weren’t done yet! Clips upon clips upon clips, see for yourself.
  • Dime Glory Challenge 2017 Video

    Dime Glory Challenge 2017 Video
    It’s impossible to totally recreate the insanity of Dime's Glory Challenge, but this edit comes real damn close. Thank you Dime, DC, Joe Valdez, Sluggo, Scientology, and SPEED. Until next time...