Sidewalk 140 appeared up and down the country this week, accompanied by the new DVS flick “Dudes, Dudes, Dudes”, featuring UK representatives Paul Shier, Lucien Clarke and Mark Baines.
We caught up with Baines and convinced him to take some time out from a hard days graft in Story to sort us out with his “Last Orders”.
Person you spoke to: Dave-Dave, Story employee of the year, about some shop business.
Trick you filmed: Magee won’t let me say, haha! I can’t actually remember, it’s been a little while because of the weather and foot problems. All good now though, well the foot is, anyway.
Photo you shot: A shove it heelflip in Gerona.
Country you visited: Sweden.
Thing you skated in Worksop: A school with some good benches in them.
Dev Green session: Quite a while ago, will have one soon though!
Skate event you travelled to: Skegness Plaza opening – 2 amazing parks next to each other!
Trick you learnt: I’ve been getting switch tres proper lately.
Trick you lost: Straight nollie heelflips.
Book you read: Papillon.
Time you were outraged: By something Hirst text to me, which I won’t repeat.
Piece of advice you received: ”Just get on with it.” From myself to myself.
Album you bought: Cold War Kids – “Robbers and Cowards”
Song you sang along to: ”Sally cinnamon” – The Stone Roses.
Film you watched and enjoyed: ”There Will Be Blood”. Day-Lewis is the boss. Really good film.
Film you watched and hated: Some crap Hirst made me watch, Buffy or something.
Skate video you watched from start to finish: Baghead Flats.
Skate photo you saw that impressed you: Chewys back smith cover, Mikes kickflip backlip cover, Jensens Slap thing was really good, too.
Website visited: Story site to watch James’s new edit.
Thing you downloaded: There Will Be Blood.
Clip watched on YouTube: Ronnie O’Sullivan being interviewed at the China open. It’s funny but cringe worthy at the same time.
Skateboarder who impressed you: Mike really impressed me in Mallorca, it was good to see him back amongst it! Ben Nordberg, Kris Vile…Chewy is a pleasure to watch. There are so many who are killing it right now. I was impressed with Mariano for laying it down in his part like he did, mad respect!
Time you said “never again”: Quite regularly, they’re 2 of the most used words in my vocabulary!
Meal you cooked: Salmon with peppers, spring onions, rice and salad for me, Dave Dave and Jerome. I’m the chef in our house.
Item of importance that you lost: My driving license which was in my wallet, just cos I get id’d these days in some bars and I don’t want to carry my passport.
Time you feared for your life: When I drove in Mallorca. The small roads were confusing believe me.
Keep your eyes peeled for Mark in the first of what promises to be many Offcuts Edits from The Story Store.
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