CCS '96 Logo Collection: A Favorite From the CCS Archives

CCS, Habitat & Adidas Pro Silas Baxter-Neal has been a very busy man lately, he’s filming for a new Adidas video, his wife is about to give birth to their second child and he’s releasing a brand new collection of threads with Adidas. Silas took a little time out of his hectic schedule to answer some carefully picked questions involving some of his first experiences.

Sit back, grab some suds and see how Silas gets busy answering his first, FIRSTS, A brand new department here at the CCS Corner.

First injury?
Ripped sack

First setup?
Shuv it blank, indys, spitfire red and yellow tye dye.

First skate trip?
Portland to Santa Barbara with Powell.

First time you were star struck (fanned out) on someone?
Ed Templeton at the Eugene celebration.

First sponsor?
Boardsports skate shop

What’s the first thing you do every morning?
Make coffee.

First time you killed something and ate it?
Rainbow trout on the North fork of the Willamette River.

First video part?

First book you read that you couldn’t put down?
Old Yeller by Fred Gipson.

First band you were psyched on?
The Fat Boys.

First girlfriend?
Elke Richers.

Feeling when your first child was born?

First contest you entered?
Crazy 8 skatepark in Eugene.

First skateboarder you looked up to?
Chad Hodges.


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