The Nominees: New Era Readers’ Choice

With the TransWorld SKATEboarding Awards presented by New Era popping off in less than a week, we compiled a closer look at the nominees’ 2012 year to give you some insight on why they got a vote from the you, our loyal readers, for the New Era Readers’ Choice Award. This award is special as it’s the only one not decided on by the TWS editors, videographers, and photographers.

New Era Readers’ Choice Award Nominee: Austyn Gillette

Frontside 270 to backside noseblunt-slide. Photos: CHAMI

His cover and Pro Spotlight in our August issue set the bar on what a pro interview should be. And his Unlimited video part was on an unmatched level of skill, style, and trick selection.