Perhaps the best all-around skateboarder of all time, Danny Way has left a mark on nearly every facet of modern skateboarding. His determination to succeed—from feats like launching The Great Wall of China, dreaming up the Mega, or launching brands such as DC and Plan B—has made him a driving force since emerging as a Powell-Peralta am in the 80s. Number 6 on our list of The 30 Most Influential Skaters Of All Time.

Interview by Skin Phillips, edited by Cameron Holland