Chad Kerley has been on fire lately—getting bumped up to Nike 6.0 pro, traveling to contests all over the world, dropping insane video parts…he’s really doing it big right now. Here’s a list of top 5s from Chad including riders he’s stoked on, favorite foods, places to chill, traveling, and more…

Name: Chad Kerley
Age: 17
Location: San Diego, CA
Sponsors: Premium BMX, Nike 6.0, Dan’s Comp

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180 Barspin - Photo by Fat.

5 Best things about being a pro rider at 17:
Traveling
Meeting new people.
Riding with the dudes I look up to.
The amazing opportunities.
I get to live my dream.

5 Great things about where I grew up:
The weather.
Good schools to ride.
Clairemont Skatepark
Mexican food.
Good vibes.

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5 Essential items when I travel:
Phone & Charger
Bike
Clothes
Toothbrush
iPod

5 Favorite spots to ride:
Clairemont Skatepark
My backyard.
Ledges in an alley by my house.
OB Skatepark
Dennis Enarson’s backyard.

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Tuck to Fakie - Photo by Fat.

5 Riders I’m stoked on:
Dennis Enarson
Garrett Reynolds
Sean Sexton
Nathan Williams
Alex Kennedy

5 Favorite movies:
Friday
Next Friday
Friday After Next
Pineapple Express
Superbad

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Hop Whip - Photo by Fat.

5 Favorite rap artists:
Lil Wayne
Wiz Khalifa
Curren$y
Big Sean
Drake

5 Last people I called:
Bree
Matt
Dad
Mom
Sean

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No-Hander - Photo by Fat.

5 Favorite foods:
Pasta
California Burrito
Adobada tacos..
Mac & Cheese
Chicken wings.

5 Most fun tricks to do:
Table
No hander
Busdriver
Bar to X
Icepick

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270 Table - Photo by Fat.

5 Places I want to travel to:
Barcelona
Israel
London
Bahamas
Hawaii

5 Spots to chill (not ride):
Bree’s house.
Dennis’ house.
Vinnie’s house.
Mall
Movies

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Flair - Photo by Fat.

5 Best video parts:
Garrett’s Nike part.
Dennis’ Demolition part.
Christian Rigal & Connor Lodes Demolition split part.
Josh Harrington’s End Search part.
Nathan Williams’ United part.

5 Most recent purchases:
Pretzel with cheese.
Strawberry Julep
Vitamin Water
iPod Shuffle
McGriddle

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Hop Whip - Photo by Fat.

5 Pros I looked up to when I started riding:
Dennis Enarson
Garrett Reynolds
Edwin De La Rosa
Nigel Sylvester
Mike Aitken

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