Tuesday 25 With Nick Garcia

Gap to frontside Smith grind
Photo: John Bradford

1. Warm up trick:

2. Question to be asked at a demo:
You know your shirts inside out?

3. Convenient store purchase:
Newports or postcards if I’m out of town.

4. Beverage:
Coke Classic

5. Food:
Quarter pounder with “chee” with French fries and BBQ sauce on that bitch.

6. Movie:
Major Payne, Friday (all of them), Tommy Boy, Dumb & Dumber

7. Musical act:

8. Historical Fact:
I heard that German soldiers actually invented skateboarding in WWII. I don’t know if I really have a favorite historical fact.

9. City to skate:

10. Quote:
“I don’t know about you guys, but I’mma go hard till the end!”—Torey Pudwill

11. Thing to do when not skating:
Try to get people to drive me places.

12. Simpsons character:
Johnny tight lips

13. Thing about Long Beach:
4th St. Taqueria and the homies.

14. Thing to get for free:

15. Skatepark:

16. Current am:
Julian Davidson, Evan Smith


17. Pro of all time:
That’s really hard. Maybe Ellington or TNT or a lot of other people.

18. Board graphic:
Roger “20% skateboarding, 80%weed and cobras”

19. Skate video:
Baker 2G

20. Video part:
Cardiel Cash Money Vagrants

21. Song from a skate video:
AVE’s song in Photosynthesis. Chima’s song in Let’s Live.

22. Place you’ve traveled to:
Northern Spain

23. Long Beach resident:
The Lutherans are rad…a lot of homies live here though, I don’t really have a favorite.

24. Person to travel with:
Ricki Bedenbaugh, Cole Mathews

25. Thing about skateboarding:
Getting to travel and do my favorite thing with my best friends.

Nick’s Sponsors:
Element Skateboards
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