King of the Road 2012: Toy Machine Blog 2


Dan Z and the Toy Machine crew hit the Colorado Springs skatepark, then move on to Denver.


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Morning smoke.  Spirits are high

 

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Let's eat

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Dan Lu brought a solid selection of brightly-colored shirts

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On to the park

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Colorado's only vert ramp, which I thought the City Challenge was going to be about

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But instead…

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This thing is gnarly

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Their moms might not even be 40+

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Points!

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The hell you doing with that, Dan!?

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That's more like it

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Dan passed down a little PMA to the little homie, and he wanted to reciprocate with some cash

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Thanks for tour guiding, Mike.  Later, Colorado Springs

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Hello Denver

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Blake contemplates

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Financial spots

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Meal time—aka, the only rest stops

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Triple-check the list

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Here we go

  • Toy Machine Team Building Exercise

    Toy Machine Team Building Exercise
    Blake and Jeremy prefer the streets to corporate retreats when synergizing for Toy Machine. Breaking rails and grinding pickups is just part of their blood-sucking process. 
  • Vans EU's "Tom's Tales" Video

    Vans EU's "Tom's Tales" Video
    The Vans EU crew beat the bloody hell out of the stone streets while Victor “Doobie” Pellegrin supplies the party stoke and closes the curtains. Trust us, you need this in your life. 
  • Volcom's "Born to Blew" Article

    Volcom's "Born to Blew" Article
    You saw the video, now get the backstory on the hilarity and hijinx from Germany. With epic photos and the rundown on Der Schmeagle, this piece from our April issue brings it all together.
  • Unseen Leo Romero Footage

    Unseen Leo Romero Footage
    Boosting off the street bumps, Leo gets on and over the rails with confidence. His frontside 5-0 will always be a thing of beauty…
  • Mike Sinclair: People I've Known

    Mike Sinclair: People I've Known
    Whether as a struggling pro or team manager, Mike Sinclair’s come across almost every character in skateboarding, and even invented a few himself. Wonder who's made a lasting impression in his lifetime among legends? Read through and laugh along.