Thrasher Vacation Premiere Photos
Four vans of the world’s best skaters went to Germany for two weeks and you know damn well they brought home some gold. Whoever was brave enough to make it out in the record-breaking heat got to witness the European destruction at Kombu Sushi in Silverlake this past Sunday. Let’s see who came through. —Ben Karpinski
Made it to Kombu Sushi in Hollywood. Hippies use the side door, skaters use the alley
Our guys Dylan and Rye enjoy the perks of showing up early
No ramp or appetizer is safe when Nat and Maité are on the scene
Ansel Hammeke shows Uncle Neck his Pokémon collection
Blake and Sierra Carpenter were still in town from Florida
Which means TJ wasn’t too far behind
The Homies start to filter in
Bublitz and Mr. New Mex made the trek from Huntington
Kevin White and Christian Henry came out surprisingly spritz-less
Skate Mental was in the house to support Jake
Ry-man had to get a photo with his bro Koston
Then it was time for the video!
Everyone crushed it
Randoms asked to get their photos taken, so of course we obliged
Always good to see Crail campers Morello and Malto
Luckily there were free fans to cool off the 90-plus-degree night
Marco and Bailey link up in the contributor’s corner
Flaco cutting a rug with his daughter
Speaking of dance party…
Manch and Fry know a few steps
Josh Landau helped Rye out with some of the music so you know the soundtrack's going to be good
Blake and Curren had a great time
I almost forgot to mention the free saké!
Koston had to congratulate Ronnie after the video. Wait ‘til you see our guy in the streets!
Boosh gladly gave Jake a smoke after watching another mind-blowing kickflip
Alright, enough fun. One-man-army Dylan has to wrap things up
I’ll leave on this one. Great job, Rye, and everyone involved! Until next summer…
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