Mar 2, 2011 2:21pm
Mini Top 5 (trad.) with Austyn Gillette

Royal rider and recently inductee to the pro ranks, Austyn Gillette takes on a Top 5.


Top 5 misconceptions about Habitat skaters

  1. Only two people on the team are vegetarian. Everyone immediately thinks we are all vegetarian
  2. Everyone thinks we are gung-ho about yoga. The TM is the only one who does yoga
  3. You don’t have to play guitar to get on the team, but if you want to stay on you better start strummin’!
  4. We aren’t tree huggers
  5. We don’t skate

Top 5 things about riding for Termite back in the days

  1. Jumping off roofs
  2. Jumping on restaurant tables
  3. Getting high off Gummy Bears
  4. It was my first board sponsor, so that was exciting
  5. Riding boards with all over termite prints

Top 5 things about living in SF

  1. Getting lost for the day on purpose
  2. Philz coffee on 24th and Folsom
  3. Waking up and actually walking somewhere, rather than driving
  4. Everyone is friendly and willing to take some time to chat
  5. Best food in America

Top 5 ways to spend a fiver

  1. Four Loko
  2. Almonds
  3. Coffee
  4. Go to the nearest Target, you’ll find something exciting
  5. Match the fiver with a few friends and make some bad decisions

Top 5 skaters

  1. Evan Schiefelbine
  2. Mark Gonzales
  3. Andrew Reynolds
  4. Jake Johnson
  5. Brian Lotti

Top 5 movies

  1. Amelie
  2. Fubar
  3. Inception
  4. Life Aquatic
  5. Man on a Wire

Top 5 guitar chords

  1. A minor
  2. E minor
  3. D minor
  4. Z sharp
  5. W major

Top 5 cities

  1. SF
  2. NY
  3. Berlin
  4. Melbourne
  5. Barcelona

Top 5 thug millionaires

  1. J Rog
  2. J Rog
  3. J Rog
  4. J Rog
  5. Boomer the Dank Consumer

Top 5 things about being underaged

  1. Putting on a fake mustache to get into the local bar
  2. Acting like a roadie for a band to get into the local bar
  3. Watching all my buddies head out for the night
  4. Waking up to all my buddies coming in for the night
  5. Putting on the 21 face at restaurants

Top 5 skaters from your area that we might have heard of

  1. Daniel Arkamine
  2. Jonas Wray
  3. Jeremy Wray
  4. James Craig
  5. Adam Alfaro

Top 5 bands

  1. The Walkmen
  2. The National
  3. Lee Hazlewood
  4. Spoon
  5. Anything Taylor Swift puts out?

Top 5 video parts

  1. Evan Shiefelbine “What If”
  2. Nate Jones “Reel to Reel”
  3. Bobby Puleo “Static 2”
  4. Dan Drehobl “Free Your Mind”
  5. Jason Dill “Photosynthesis”

Top 5 websites


Top 5 things, or not, about Brea, California

  1. Having to drive everywhere
  2. Being close to the freeway is nice
  3. Our mom and pop coffee shop is Starbucks
  4. Our mom and pop sandwich spot is Subway
  5. The cops tend to make big mistakes

Top 5 things about Austin, Texas

  1. Good food
  2. Good people
  3. Nice weather
  4. Swim holes
  5. Good skate spots

Top 5 favorite ways to not meet girls

  1. Live in Brea
  2. Strip club
  3. Hang around Liberty Boardshop
  4. I would say skatepark, but I found my second girlfriend there. Nothing is more attractive than a girl who can drop in
  5. Hang in my roommate Jeff’s room
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