Troy Grenier

Brandon DesJarlais

  • HOMETOWN:
  • Salem, Oregon

  • DATE OF BIRTH:
  • March 16, 1995

  • SKATEBOARDING SINCE:
  • Spring break of 8th grade 2009

  • STANCE:
  • Regular most of the time

  • FAVORITE TYPE OF SKATEBOARDING:
  • To be honest I’m stoked to ride anything, but stand-up slides and steezy dance lines got the vibes

  • BEST PART OF SKATING:
  • Lifelong friendships that cross all borders, cultures, and backgrounds <3

  • LAMEST PART OF SKATING:
  • Haters

  • WORST HABIT:
  • Being meticulous AF and putting way too much time into shit that doesn’t matter

  • BIGGEST PET PEEVE:
  • When people choose to complain about situations that they put themselves in instead of working towards a solution

  • WORST ACCIDENT:
  • Bounced off a parked semi-truck during a “chinese downhill” run with the squad and got run over by everyone. No broken bones, but I sprained both ankles, my wrist, and was COVERED in road rash

  • BEST EVENT:
  • Cathlamet Downhill Corral FTW! Although, KnK Longboard Camp in Europe is pretty dope as well

  • ONE THING EVERY SKATER SHOULD KNOW:
  • We’re not as cool as we think we are

  • DREAM SKATE DESTINATION:
  • Reunion Island looks pretty dope

  • THREE FAVORITE SKATERS:
  • Toti Bicicleta, Bum Seoke, Lamin Cassama

  • FAVORITE TRICK:
  • Fakie Heelside Slide to Big Spin

  • FAVORITE BAND:
  • Carlos Santana never fails

  • BEST CONCERT YOU HAVE ATTENDED:
  • Pepper ALWAYS brings the heat

  • FAVORITE MOVIE:
  • Bohemian Rhapsody

  • FAVORITE SKATE VIDEO:
  • “Longboarding like Mike Virgin” - dopest slide shuvs in the game

  • FAVORITE FOOD:
  • Nothing like a good Tonkotsu ramen, kimchi, and some Sake

  • FAVORITE ACTIVITY OUTSIDE OF SKATING:
  • Been vibin’ on rollerblades recently

  • FAVORITE BEER/ DRINK OF CHOICE:
  • Mezcal hits different

  • WHO ELSE HELPS YOU OUT?
  • Moonshine MFG, Powell Peralta Downhill, RipTide Sports, TSG, Holesom