We're here with Danny Way to answer your questions so bring'em on!!
Who do you think is going to win Skate Big Air tonight?
It's hard to say going into it, the wind, the injuries. My money is on Jake or Bob. But you never know.
Why aren't your competing in X Games?
My heart doesn't lay in competition but progression.
Is your documentary showing in theaters? Where can I watch it?
It'll be out in theaters in the Fall.
What's the next evolutionary step for Big Air? Bigger gaps? Elementary school kids?
Whole new ramp design that opens the field to street oriented guys.
How hard was it building that ramp in Hawaii?
Rain! Is not easy to build a ramp in 4 foot of water in three days.
What about a mega pipe? Like a mega loop?
Anything's possible Mega size!
Which skateboarder did you idolize as a kid?
Hosoi obviously. For most part Hosoi was my main guy.
Is Burnquist OK after that crash? Think he'll be in top form tonight?
I think his performance should be
Is it true that Bob Burnquist and yourself are really inter-dimensional beings of rad?
Have you read Hosoi's new book? It any good?
No. I heard it was awesome
have you had any poachers at your ramp yet?
Do you think competition is fueling progression?
Depends what kind of progression: relative progression? Relative to the sport or relevant to progression
what is your favorite trick
Ever just go skate a curb?
When is X Games going to return Big Rail? That stuff is gnarly!
When they open up the field to the guys that are actually progressing the sport
Gonna jump over anything bigger than the great wall any time soon?
Can I get ahold of the Chinese and see if they got anything bigger than a wall
Are you going to start driving Rally?
Maybe. I'm racing Super Lite truck series right now.
I know you ride moto, ever try a back flip?
Never tried one but would love to. Never had the spot to try it.
Who's the best pool skater, vert skater, street skater? Who's the most OG?
I have so many favorites. I can't say one or the other. To many guys that are to good to choose.
And how high could you go if you had enough speed?
Depends on how good the speed was.
what factor do you think the wind will play in tonights big air comp
Major factor! and air pressure is another factor!
Have you had any really strange fan encounters? What's the weirdest one?
I bought this crazy Dyson fan the other day- it doesn't have blades- really weird!!
Did you win a marathon with Christian Fletcher?
Wasn't a marathon.
What do you like to watch at X Games other than skating?
Eco rock climbing- like in the first X Games
How was it breaking the world land speed record beside rob dyrdek's t-rex? How does that compare to the mega ramp?
The T-Rex thing was a joke- for fun. I would never compare that to MegaRamp skating
will this be sheckler's 4th win at xgames?
Why you asking me that? You might want to check on that yourself- I'm not his manager
What else are you going to build in Hawaii?
Volcano? As much as I can. You help me buy lumber and bring man power.. I'll build until the island is taken out by a tsunami
Why don't you put a pole jam up the Mega step-up?
Danny first I want to say you are one of the sickest guys ever and I was wondering what is the scariest thing you have ever done on a skateboard?
Double backflip on the mega
Whats your worse injury?
Broken neck- surfing
I loved you in the Blind years! Big pants, big shirt- you still have some of your old Blind boards?
Do you still surf?
Yes I do- until I die.
Do you still skate street?
Yes- I skate everything
who do you think has more pessure on them,young guys or older
Of course the old guys
Aside from skateboarding, what other sports are you into?
Music, off-road truck racing
When did you do your last handrail?
Last handrails I did messed me up pretty bad- not worth it for me anymore