The pride and joy of Chula Vista, California, takes a day off daddy duty and shows us what it’s like to roll with the hometown hero for a day. For more photos and words, pick up our November 2011 issue, on sale today!
Video by Cameron Holland, Words by Kevin Duffel, Photography by Shigeo
Upon arrivin’ at Chula Park the gates were locked shut, but Tommy’s the hometown hero, so he pretty much has keys to the city. “Look, it’s Tommy Sandoval. We’ve been seeing you on TV.” Just one of the many lines overheard from the park employees who opened the park and were psyched to see the local celebrity launch backside flips over the fence with minimal effort.