Vince Martinez, a bastard child from two illustrious royalty queens having lesbian sex, hailing from the dark depths of the really warm part of Antarctica, and representing nobody but the kingdom from which he was conceived.
Brandon Walker is an AZ original—an exceptionally nice guy and what most AZ heads regard as a Wedgend. He’s probably pulled every trick that’s ever been done at The Wedge park, switch and regular. I can’t tell you how many times Brandon’s name has come up when a pro or am asks if the trick they want to try is an ABD…often addended with “three years ago.” Brandon, sorry about all those guys repeating you. Now’s your time to shine. –Joe Hammeke
This Sponsor Me is more of a classic, but what can you do? This is the actual raw footage that Tim O'Connor sent to companies as he was trying to get sponsored way back when. As you can see, he's down for Pancho.
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.