INTERVIEW AND INTRODUCTION BY JEFF HO
PHOTO BY ROB NELSON
Dylan O’Neal is the younger of the two O’Neal brothers.. Coming from a skating family, his favorite things are to skate bowls and contests. Dylan is a great representative of the next generation of rippers.
“I LOVE SKATING WITH ALL THE CURRITUCK LOCALS AND THE FORK CREW.”
Is Dylan there?
Hey, man. What’s up?
I’m just giving you guys a call. Do you skate?
Who are your sponsors?
I’m flowed by NHS and I’m sponsored by Sk8 Supply in Chesapeake, VA.
Do you like skating contests?
I love skating contests and skating with all my friends. I have a good time.
Are you skating a lot of bowls?
Yeah, every chance I get.
Have you skated Wanchese?
Yeah, it’s one of my favorite bowls.
Who do you skate with?
Mostly Jesse Irish and the Fork Crew. Science and the Wanchese crew are cool, too.
Are you surfing at all, too?
Yeah, I’m learning.
What are your favorite skate videos?
I like Creature’s Black Metal and Beers, Bowls and Barneys.
When you go skating, does your dad take you, or do you just skate around the neighborhood?
My dad takes me a lot, mostly to Currituck Skatepark, Mt. Trashmore or down south.