The Tempster is a living mythological champ, and his sessions with Rowley, Saari, Appleyard, and the homies are the stuff of legends.
Apparently, it was just a rumor that Vans hired security specifically to keep Jimmy away from the premiere. He had free-range to throw his iron-grip and probing questions at every pro skater he came across.
"Wayward Cognitions" is a new book featuring photographs by Ed Templeton. Check out this video of Ed explaining it.
The Toy Halloween demo is a yearly tradition. This year they took it to Long Beach and put on a show. Mr Templeton even skurted through his signature nosebluntal.
The Yeto Bros shred the simulated streets en route to the big Jeremy Leabres video premier - check it here at midnight!
Colorado's Chris Sessions is as careful with a photo as he is brutal with the coping. Check out some moments from skateboarding's quieter side while Burnout eats cheese in France.
A onetime Toy Machine rider, Grant Hatfield found his true calling behind the lens, blogging for Vans and shooting for the Deadbeat Club, among others. He's today's guest poster while Burnout's in France.
Vans helped get a proper skatepark in HB and they had a huge opening day party with Rowley, Hosoi, Layton, Jay Adams, and many others.
Ed Templeton just posted a bunch of his photos of Austin on the Toy site to remember all the good times they had with him since he retired from pro skateboarding.
Wonder who the PROS think should be SOTY 2013? Click through and find out what Josh Kalis, Figgy, Jamie Thomas, Jason Dill, Lance Mountain, Ryan Sheckler, Sean Malto, AVE and so many more had to say. You just might be surprised...
Strange New Feelings examines the life of artist and skateboard legend Ed Templeton. Watch the teaser here.
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