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MJ wins Trick of the Year

Chocolate Skateboards pro Marc Johnson won the 2005 Trick of the Year competition here at Crossfire. Voters visiting this site decided he won hands down for his perfecty controlled manual tre flip out filmed in Barcelona.

MJ’s steez had more sting than runner up Manuel Margrieter whose killer instinct provided a kickflip backside blunt slide at speed and also had legs on Brandon Biebel whose nollie bs tail on a famous Barca table won over the votes to come third.

Your votes assured a tie for 4th place for a Paul Regan switch tre flip to bolts special and also Patrick Scheepers incredible switch nose slide shuv switch nose up the Moorgate step-up ledge.

In other Chocolate related news, UK skaters will be happy to know that a Chocolate Tour DVD titled Hittin’ Britain and Oui Will Rock You documenting the teams European antics from last year is scheduled to come free with a future copy of Sidewalk Magazine. The DVD will also feature the Yes We Canada DVD with the Girl Skateboards team.

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We await a personal response from Marc on the news of his win but in the meantime for all Chocolate related updates (and those amazing new red radios) go to and the mothership over at