"We purposely separated ourselves from society and basically lived as a mini cult"
This is how you test out a wheel.
"I'm 19, but my joints are all of 69 years old."
Jeremy Wray talks about getting banned from Thrasher, grinding up handrails and why Element isn't producing any more of his pro boards.
In the world of corporate skateboarding, skate companies and skaters are simply commodities that are meant to be bought, profited from, and then thrown away.