THE MYSTERY GUESTS
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.
Mystery Guest for: Toy Machine
aka: Razor sharp
Home: La Habra, CA
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
Mystery Guest for: Creature
Home: Medellin, Colombia
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
Mystery Guest for: Alien Workshop
Home: Phoenix, AZ
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
Mystery Guest for: Anti-Hero
Home: Vancouver, BC
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
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