Emerica comes through with the goods in Colorado. Leo goes up, The Boss goes down, Trevor Colden makes a great first impression, and Figgy, Westgate, Suski, Heath, Spanky, SZA, Provost, and Herman can't be faded. Damn, what a lineup...
The party went off, and so did Leo. Here's the Phelper handing over the Skater of the Year trophy and Leo's speech. Everybody loves Leo—Congrats bro! For all Skater of the Year 2010 coverage check here.
With a name like Connor Champion, you know his parents expected big things. Hopefully being one of the rippingest skaters out of Raleigh,NC is what they had in mind. Connor reps Spitfire, Thunder, Nike SB, and Vertical Urge Skateshop.
In This Issue Four collector covers on the Jan. 15 issue: Blake Carpenter, Torey Pudwill, Ishod Wair and Brandon Westgate all grace the front ensuring the new year starts off gnar. Inside: Ishod is gunning for a second SOTY term; Plan B's (not so) secret weapon, Chris Joslin, falls from the skies; Ryan Sheckler talks True; T-Puds strolls down memory lane; We peek behind the scenes of Dekline's True Blue video and Brandon Westgate has a 16-page interview. Heavy. Add this one to your collection.