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One Star World Tourers – Kenny Anderson

While Converse Cons’s impressive One Star World Tour is currently taking a break before checking off Asia and Latin America, next continents on the list, we jumped upon the opportunity to undergo some travel Q&A with some of the enrolled skate jet-setters.


Photo: Reece Leung

First up, legendary all around smooth operator, Kenny Anderson…


Hey Kenny, would you tell us where and when you were born?
Las Vegas in the bicentennial year.

And your full name is:
Ken Hiromasa Anderson.

How much of the world have you toured on the One Star World Tour?
North America, UK and some of Europe.

Your newest latest accomplishment:
Wooden Camera.

Your trademark:

Your style of skating:

House or apartment:
House with a yard.

Car or bike?

Suitcase or duffel bag?

Most expensive piece of clothing?
Pack of white tees.

Luxury item on the the tour?
Metal tooth pick. Is that gross?

Favourite food on tour?
Anything I can find that’s meat and dairy free.

What’s been playing on your ipod/phone on tour?
Arthur Lee.

When not skating on tour I…
…shoot photos, Qigong and take in all that surrounds me.

Who’s the star on the One Star World Tour?
We’re all the dust of a star.

One star your skating was most influenced by:

Favourite skater?
Gonz, Chris Miller, Ray Barbee, Brian Lotti… Mainly because they still get to me the same they got to me when I started.

LA or Vegas?

Ponytail or bald?
PT, Samurai.

PT, Samurai

Favourite movie?
The Jerk.

Last skate clip you watched?
Bobby Dekeyzer’s Blue Tile Lounge part.

Chris Miller or Chris Milic?

Chocolate or Planet Earth?
Both. Best bosses I could ever ask for.

Best type of vegetable oil to run your car with?
Non hydrogenated waste oil from Asian restaurants.

Best way to save planet earth?

Photo: Reece Leung

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