ORIGINALLY OUT OF PANORAMA CITY, VICTOR MOVED TO SOUTHGATE, LOS ANGELES WHEN HE WAS 16. SKATING HAS ALWAYS BEEN A PASSION FOR HIM. HIS POWERFUL SKATE STYLE CAN BEST BE DESCRIBED AS “HELL ON WHEELS”. MOST SKATERS TRY TO ONE­UP EACH OTHER, GOING AS BIG AS POSSIBLE, BUT NOT VIC­ FOR HIM, SKATING IS A LIFESTYLE AND THE ORIGINALITY OF IT IS THE DRIVING FORCE PUSHING HIM. GARIBAY SKATES IN LOCATIONS THAT NO ONE ELSE CAN EVEN FATHOM AS BEING A SKATE SPOT. HE BRINGS A DIFFERENT PERSPECTIVE TO SKATEBOARDING THAT IS FRESH AND UNPREDICTABLE. GARIBAY IS RECOGNIZED IN HIS CULTURE FOR HIS SPEED, POP, AND STYLE.