Daniel Hoe aka Danny Boy
This ladies man is our go to guy whenever we need a helping hand. He talks more than your girlfriend but shreds like your cheese grater! Next time you see Danny on the hill ask him about his hip scars.
Skating is just pure freedom, its an art form
What’s your current setup?
Freeride Set up: Db Lunchtray, Gunmental trucks, Abec11 flashbacks, Riptide bushings Bowls set up: Wildantz Cruiser board and wheels, polar bear trucks
Best place you’ve skated?
KKB Freeride hill, Bukit Gasing, Library, Chungky, Bu Hill, Puncak Alam
Your worst injury?
Used a 26 inches chopped Comet FSM and went downhill for the first time down Janda baik track. Fell big time road rash everywhere elbows, knees, hips, back. Bought myself a proper Longboard since and never looked back.
Favourite skate tunes?
James brown, Bob marley, The black keys, Daft punk, Hocus Pocus, The xx
Who do you look up to skate-wise?
Jay Adams, Stacey Peralta, Kody Noble, Billy Bones
Tell us a secret
Downhill is a mind fuck, just keep calm
What do you do when you’re not skating?
Thinking of skating . . .
Any advice for beginners reading this?
Learning the basics to cruise and carve is essential, Bushings make a world of difference, Ride everything bowls, freeride, downhill, Watch out for patchy roads, port holes, dogs when you have flatspotted wheels, wet paint and banana peels.