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 Dylan Rieder graces the August cover with a tall order back Smith. Austyn Gillette joins the party inside with a ten-page article documenting his and Dylan's spot-destruction mission to Berlin. Eswic jumps in the van for the best road trip ever; Vans goes nuts to butts in Greece; TJ Rogers and Boo Johnson get the Heads treatment and Torey Pudwill's 20-page interview leaves no doubt that he's gunnin' for SOTY this year. Add this one to your collection.