Okay, so today we learned that Nyjah Huston apparently battled with El Toro nearly three years ago but kept the footage under wraps. The trick? Backside flip. ‘Jah didn’t ride away from this bad boy (which Ryan Sheckler also had his eye on, but Huston puts any rumors of a rivalry to rest in this video), and the legendary spot is now—for all intents and purposes—skate-stopped. Regarding the attempts, he says, “It’s such a mission, man. You feel like you’re taking years off your skating and your body just trying one trick.” ‘Jah reveals all 8 of the attempts, and the backstory, above.
When it comes to prolific pros, Huston is at the top of the list (whether he lands it or not). Check out some of his extensive history with The Berrics—he’s worked on over 100 projects with us—below.