The Tuesday 25 with Willis Kimbel
Photo: Garric Ray
Jenkem flip. It’s pretty much a no comply with a flipper up in there.
2. Warm up spot:
3. Favorite Camping Spot:
Top of Mt. Everest is nice. The Quetico in Ontario, Canada is better. Best fresh water fishing ever.
4. Growing up with a Dad who was a professional skateboarder:
Feel fortunate to have been exposed to grindin’ and its history so early. He knows what it really about. Always a good time cruisin with Pops.
5. Thing to do when not skating:
Musical instruments, surf, dirtbike, girlfriend, fly-fishing, cook, dog, projects, beer.
6. Video part of all time:
John Rattray’s part in New Blood got me out the door countless times.
7. Website (non-skate one):
8. Band all-time:
Grindline the Band
9. Loose or tight trucks:
Well, the ole performance board is tuned according to track conditions.
10. Funniest Darren Navarette Memory:
Watching him wear these super high-waist OG sailor pants with white suspenders was insane. “Principality” pants he called em.
11. Movie Quote:
This ain’t no sunday drive.
12. Favorite Skateboarder Cover:
Chris Strople’s alley-oop backside air at Del Mar in 1979 Vol. 5 No. 6
13. Thing about David Gravette:
He’s gnarlier than you will ever be and can play the bagpipes.
14. Way to spend your money:
Bleu Cheese Crumbles on rare filet mignon.
15. Thing to get for free:
16. Board graphic:
Santa Cruz “Slasher”.
Countryman. It’s on Netflix dread.
18. Worst skate trend:
19. Partner in crime:
Robinson Crusoe. Homeboy goes on a perma-camping trip.
21. How many roofs have you seen Devin Appelo skate?
Let’s see, I’ve skated with him around 1,500 times so…. about 1400 roofs.
Kale juice morning / Guinness Evening.
23. Pro when you were a kid:
Tom “Wally” Inouye
24. Famous female/actress:
25. Thing about skateboarding:
It is the answer.