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Thrasher King of the Road is an annual invitational skateboarding team contest arranged by Thrasher Magazine.

Also known as: KOTR [abbreviation] / King of the Road [short title]


Format

A group of professional skateboarders from invited teams spend two weeks on the road, earning points by completing challenges from the contest book.


History

Thrasher King of the Road has been arranged by Thrasher Magazine since 2003.


2003 - 2007

Results:

2003: Results | Footage | Deluxe Distribution
2004: Results | Footage | Zero Skateboards
2005: Results | Footage | Zero Skateboards
2006: Results | Footage | Zero Skateboards
2007: Results | Footage | Blind Skateboards


2008 - 2009

The King of the Road contest was not held in 2008 and 2009.


2010 - 2015

The King of the Road contest returned in 2010, with the footage released as a web series trough the Thrasher website and YouTube.

Results:

2010: Results | Footage | Nike SB
2011: Results | Footage | Lakai Footwear
2012: Results | Footage | Alien Workshop
2013: Results | Footage | Birdhouse Skateboards
2014: Results | Footage |
2015: Results | Footage |


2016 - PRESENT

From 2016 the full Thrasher King of the Road episodes were sent on Vice, while shorter webisodes were released trough the Trasher website and YouTube.

Results:

2016: Results | Footage |
2017: Results | Footage |
2018: Results | Footage |


Movies

Between 2003 and 2007 footage from the contest was released as full videos on DVD.

2003: Thrasher King of the Road 2003 Video
2004: Thrasher King of the Road 2004 Video
2005: Thrasher King of the Road 2005 Video
2006: Thrasher King of the Road 2006 Video
2007: Thrasher King of the Road 2007 Video

From 2010 all the episodes of the web series were released as full videos on the Thrasher website and on YouTube.

2010: Thrasher King of the Road 2010
2011: Thrasher King of the Road 2011


Websites

King of the Road Tag @ Thrasher


Related Stuff
Articles:

Below are the latest related articles. See the full list of articles for more related news and updates.

King Of The Road Season 3 MVP Evan Smith [6/10/2018]
Above and beyond doesnt even begin to describe the cosmic KOTR voyage Evan Smith embarked on. Watch his sickest moves and wildest moments now!

King of the Road S3 Mystery Guest MVP Jamie Foy [6/10/2018]
When the SOTY jumps in your van, get ready to see some amazing sh-t!. Well done, Jamie!

King of the Road S3 Highest, Longest, Most Awards [6/10/2018]
Watch all the prize-winning moves out of the infamous KOTR book. Triple-set grind to body varial beats handrail rock fakie?! Discuss among yourselves.


Videos:

Watch the latest related videos below, or go to the full collection of videos.

2012: Thrasher King of the Road
King of the Road 2012: Webisode 13 by Thrasher Magazine.
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2012: Thrasher King of the Road
King of the Road 2012: Webisode 12 by Thrasher Magazine.
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2012: Thrasher King of the Road
King of the Road 2012: Webisode 11 by Thrasher Magazine.
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Pictures:

Below are the latest related images. See the full image collection for more photos.

2016: Event Flyers: Show Picture
Thrasher King of The Road 2016 Poster

2010: Event Flyers: Show Picture
Thrasher King of the Road Event Flyer.


Go Fish:

Below are articles that might be related, just not properly connected yet.

Trailer: Thrasher King of the Road 2003 [13/7/2012]
VOLCOM vs DLX vs TUM YETO vs eS. Relive the inaugural year of the KOTR contest, where four teams race head-to-head across the country.

Below are pictures that might be related, just not properly connected yet.

2016: Event Flyers [15/10/2016]

2004: Movies [31/5/2014]

2010: Event Flyers [21/9/2010]