Here's an underground part that has gained truly legendary status. Tech madness, raw East skating, and of course some of the best switch skating ever. Brandon Westgate introduces a classic from 2005.
When Reynolds picked this for his Classics, it was so obscure we thought he was messing with us. But when you watch this rare jewel it becomes clear: Don't ever question The Boss.
It's hard to describe the impact that this part had in 2002. PJ's board control and style were epic and he helped elevate ledge skating to a true art form. Manny Santiago introduces a classic part from the Coliseum vid.
He's a true pioneer in taking full advantage of existing street terrain and here's just one chapter in Natas' epic legacy. Keith Hufnagel introduces a classic part from the 1989 Santa Cruz video.
Filmers and photographers who have hit the streets with Caswell always come back with the same story: "This guy lands everything." Blue Turner introduces a classic part from the 2006 Enjoi vid.
Can a legendary skater still be underrated? A true flip-trick magician, the way Billy's board returns to his feet never ceases to amaze and this part has some shocking hammers. Jeremy Leabres introduces a classic edit from 2004.
Kareem had one of the great, effortless snaps of all time and is a godfather of smooth street style. Here's a classic part from the 1996 Trilogy vid picked by none other than Tom Penny.
The part is short, but you'll notice some really heavy stunts in the streets of SF. James Hardy introduces a Cairo classic.
Here is Danny's precision ledge magician skills. He didn't invent the nollie heelflip but he sure adapted it in ground-breaking new ways. Jordan Sanchez introduces a classic part from 2002.
He does his best to remind everyone to lighten up and have fun skating, but he's also clocked in some hardcore street skating. Jack Fardell introduces a classic part from the 2003 Antihero video.
Evan was light on his feet, had nice style, and looked like he was having fun skating. No wonder Austyn Gillette picked this 2005 Blind part for Classics.
It seems he can do anything on a skateboard at any time, but this really spotlights Chris' ledge-work madness. Plus it wouldn't be a Cole part without a bunch of NBDs. Nyjah Huston introduces a classic from the 2008 Fallen video.
Every few years a homie video drops which has a skater in it as gnarly as the best pros of the time. This was an example. Davis Torgerson introduces an epic part from a 2007 Atlanta video.
Paul has an aggressive, possessed approach to skating where he just crushes spots. Here's basically two full parts with a ripping Friends section in the middle. Ryan Decenzo introduces a classic Globe part from 2007.
Here's some vintage 90's East Coast skating including the legendary Pepe (RIP) skating in Timberlands. Bobby Worrest introduces a classic part from the 1997 True Mathematics video.
Take a trip back in time to the Hunters Point Dish contest with T.Guerrero, Mic-Reyes, Julien, Cam, Arco, and all the old City heads. —Jake Phelps
He definitely has tech skills but Kenny also gives a timeless feeling to many of his trick choices. Louie Lopez introduces a classic part from the 2002 Adio video.
This overlooked and underrated part fell though the cracks, but skate history will be kind to Ragdoll and his wild style and truly unpredictable bag of tricks. Rowan Zorilla introduces a classic from the 2005 Pig video.
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