Cover: Chima Ferguson - Switch back tail Photo: Morford
Inside This Mag: The Vans crew heads to Eastern Europe, Abdias, Ramondetta and the Combat head to Puerto Rico, Chico Brenes talks about the American dream and CR Stecyk reveals the history of Skate and Destroy
Also In This Issue: Mike Carroll's classic cover, Rattray's Machotaildrop, an interview with Lewis Marnell and Five Greats with Ben Raybourn
Music Articles: Surfer Blood, Dethklok and Old Canes
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.