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Ben Campbell

Which Scotch-Irish Portlandian gives a big thumbs up to "Mind Field" and swipes right on beer? That's right: it's ex-rollerblader, Ben Campbell!

 

Name: Ben Campbell
 
Born/Raised: Portland, Oregon
 
Ethnicity/Family Heritage: Caucasian; Irish and Scottish.
 
Favorite Skater: Dylan Rieder (R.I.P.)
 
Favorite Photographer: Alex Souêtre 
 
Favorite Filmer/Video: Alien Workshop's Mind Field by Greg Hunt
 
Favorite Word: Does the thumbs up emoji count?
 
Least Favorite Word: Rent
 
Best Time of Day: Beer o'clock
 
What Gets You Hyped? Tinder matches… oh yeah and skateboarding! 
 
What Bums You Out? No más cerveza
 
A Useless Talent You Have: Skateboarding
 
Your Biggest Vice: Skateboarding
 
Favorite Sound or Noise: The internal cheering noise I make when I swipe my credit card and it goes through!
 
Curse Word: "Fuck It"
 
Trick To Do: Whatever is currently trending 
 
Trick to Watch: Grant Taylor
 
If not skateboarding - what profession would you like to attempt? American politics 
 
The Moment You Knew You Were a Skateboarder: The day I sacked a rail rollerblading.
 
Best Book You Ever Read: "Into the Wild"
 
A Place You Want To Go: Spain