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
7/19/2016Instead of running away, the WKND crew took their tour back to Florida for a home cooked meal and a good night's sleep in their old bunkbeds.
7/15/2016The 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)
7/15/2016Jello shots, Grindline the Band, Nyjah Huston and Jason Jessee – this awards show had it all.
7/15/2016Check out all the Highest, Longest, Most award winners in this special Awards Show webisode. So gnarly. Congrats Birdhouse!
7/15/2016With rabid enthusiasm, freakish abilities and maybe even a dirty trick or two, Birdhouse are the 2015 King of the Road winners!