Share with your harsh mom on Facebook. Me and Rodney [Mullen] had talked about that so immediately we wanted to learn it. I can’t really explain all that now. People come on my Instagram and they’re so angry, so I just ask them ‘why are you so angry?’, »I was with something for 19 years and then it changed on me. 0 Members and 1 Guest are viewing this topic. Do you ever want to go rogue sometimes and just goof around with your friends and not go to the shop signing? Whether you're in media or riding for a team or owning a company, people talk about “the kids” so much and then when you actually go out and see kids at an event or at a skatepark, it's so different than what everyone “thinks” kids do or how they interact with social media. I go there a lot and think I’m going to get the place wired. ’Cause they turn the best.D: Cause Rodney started that company and I have Rodney’s back. GRANT BRITTAIN . I talked with adidas over the phone and the things they told me, it’s hard to explain, but it’s what I wanted to hear. I think for myself, what helped me was my mom being such an insane woman.
Two weeks later it got stolen so I had to go out there and find a board for myself. That’s just the kind of the people me and Daewon are. But a lot of kids, they just wanna get views. Whatever I do he has my back. Those trucks made me have to skate my trucks the way they are now. “I REALIZED THAT ALL I NEEDED WAS SKATEBOARDING. Even in contests, my knees buckle and I'm like “Oh my God, I feel like I've never skated in my life. I want to say thank you for everything they’ve done. Like I said, I have the utmost respect for all of them over there and I wanted them to know that we’re leaving on good terms and I still want to continue my relationship of skating with somebody on the existing brands I do skate with like Tensor. So that’s new. It's like you said, if you're going to do something you have to back it 100% and say ‘Hey, I'm doing this because I want to not because I'm trying to be somebody else—I'm trying to pick this route and I'm going to try and do late flips and make myself known from that.’ But then they go, “Shit, the late flip thing didn't work, I'm going to go all-terrain, push faster.’ You've got to let it be natural.
It’s really fun for me. But he doesn’t need to show off to anybody because he’s so good. What skaters from your certain generation were you really big on—who your favorites from the East Coast? Torey: I mean, we’re all crazy. It was a lot of fun, but I’ll bet there’s a lot of hate circulating around now. You become more in touch with what exactly you want—the specs, the size, the concave, longer tail, bigger nose, these things motivate you. I think that’s what kids are doing, too, and they’re using it as a tool to put themselves out there just like artists and musicians.Traveling, getting paid and back lipping the shit outta this crusty pyramid out ledge. It's so inspiring man. The last skate product I purchased was some bearings, I bought some bearings. I might have to do something for a crate.” I did skate for Boost Mobile a while ago. Like my dog got hit by a car, barely survived, we went to the vet and he’s a fuckin’ hundred percent now. I would never go into a salon and perm it! Ian Michna Always pushing something new.