King of the Road 2012: Toy Machine Blog 1
Dan Z checks in from Colorado Springs with the Toy Machine team.
Went by the mag
Picked up the book that Adam and the rest of the behind-the-scenes crew put together
Got the KOTR APP run-down from Nick
The flight to Colorado Springs went smooth…
Spent my layover with these two…
Checked out the views…
But when I got to baggage claim, my luggage was missing. thanks, Frontier
At least I put the book in my check-in
Sinclair greeted me with open arms
Jared Lucas—not only behind the lens, but also behind the Yeto van
David Reyes here for moral support!
The Springs is bigger than I expected
Couple hours to kill before 11:59
Decided to move on
Flow riders Blake and Jeremy ain't scared
Leo anxiously tried to tear open the book prematurely
And finally, the challenges revealed
Only to have this shitty human bother us onward to light up a skatepark
Sizin' 'em up: Collin vs Blake
Study that book!
Dan Lu missed his flight, so he drove up from ABQ instead
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