Tuesday 25 With Torey Pudwill

Backside 180
Photo: Herman Jimenez

1. Go-to-trick:
Back Smith, back lip or back tail.

2. Warm up spot:
P-Rod’s TF

3. Shorty’s memory:
Had my own key to the Shorty’s private skatepark.

4. Plan B teammate:
Sheckler and P-Rod

5. Combo ledge trick from another skater:
Matt Bennett: backside 180 to switch back smith to switch back tail!

6. Video part of all time:
Gino Iannucci, Chocolate Tour

7. Non-skate website:
Hotnewhiphop.com and Grizzlygriptape.com

8. Band all-time:
Built to Spill

9. Person to get high with:
Good question! Lewis Marnell

10. Fast food order:
McDon’s cheese burgers (R.I.P.)

11. Movie quote:
“Just giver,” Fubar

12. Skate photo:
Keenan Milton, switch kick over the table

13. Thing about growing up in the Valley:
My friends!

14. Ledge combo trick:
Back lip to back tail

15. Story involving Reda:
In Mexico, I had food poisoning. I took a shit in the only bathroom around, clogged it, and ruined it for everyone else. Reda lectured me on how to wipe my ass. Ha ha.

16. Board graphic:
First pro board from Almost. Russian dolls with Lil’ Wayne.

17. Movie:

18. Current skate trend:
Griptape art

19. Partner in crime:

20. iPhone App:

21. Question to be asked at a demo:
“Can you do a laser flip for me?”

22. Beverage:
Iced Tea

23. Song:
Lil’ Wayne, “Let the beat build”

24. Famous female:
My girl

25. Thing about skateboarding:
It’s always there for me!

Torey’s Sponsors:
Plan B
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