Jake Ruiz Knows
What was your first introduction to Thunder Trucks? Moose gave me my first pair when i was 14 years old. What size truck do you ride? 149′s Are you working on any projects currently? Working on some stuff with Ambig. And a homie part. How do you ride your trucks? Tight, Loose, In the middle? I ride my trucks tight. I hate wheel bite. How long do you skate a set of trucks for? 6-7 months. Do you usually have to loosen or tighten your trucks after you skate them for awhile? Tighten always. You skate some pretty gnarly rails. What motivates you to grind such big stuff? The only pro out of my hometown Eric Bork, he skated the gnarliest rails. i wanted to do the same. Anybody on the team your particularly hyped on or draw inspiration from? Mikey Taylor, and Moose. They both helped me out so much to get to where i’m at today. You’re home schooled, do you think that helps you to be able to get out and skate so much? Yeah it helps so much. When i went to regular school I hated being stuck there till 3. now I’m done with my homework at 10:30 and have the rest of the day to skate. Who’s in your posse? Shout out the homies you skate with regularly. Moose, Eddie Roberts, Josh Chambers, James Martin, Chris Bell, Rielly Arnold, Benny Balderrama, Bryce Holmes, Ryan Martinez, Daniel Covarrubias, and Eric Dean. Anyone you want to thank? Mom, Dad, Moose, Mikey Taylor, Jimmy Astleford, everyone at Deluxe, everyone at Ambig!
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