BIG DEAL: The ONE 2008 Skater Of The Year is…

The results are in. After five months, 2,500+ individually submitted nominations, and sorting through over 4,000 votes, Alex Broskow has been named the first-ever ONE magazine Skater of the Year. Collecting 25.29% of the votes cast, the victory was decisive, and speaks to the depth Alex’s international popularity. We’ll find out what Alex thinks about earning this title with special coverage in an upcoming issue, but you can see even more of him soon in a variety of highly-anticipated videos such as “Valo 3,” 4×4’s “Drip Drop,” and the Vibralux team video. Our sincerest congratulations go out to Alex, and to all of our Top 10 Nominated Finalists, and a load of thanks goes out to all the readers and bladers who took the time to participate.

Photo © 2008 Wes Driver.

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Jon Julio - Monday, December 1st, 2008

congrats boss.. 🙂 time to celebrate!

sam - Monday, December 1st, 2008

i think i voted for alex broskow but i’m not sure, i can’t really remember hey.

i love chris haffey.

Richie Eisler!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

wait wait wait wait,

the best rollerblader for 2009 predictions are:

Adam Vakulin and Tim Bradley.

No shit.

best skaters out.

peace and love,

phil mac - Monday, December 1st, 2008

well deserved…

but that doesn’t mean that the others didn’t deserve it too!

Dustin Piccinetti - Monday, December 1st, 2008

yeye AL!!!!

Jamie Murrett - Monday, December 1st, 2008


seansalazar - Monday, December 1st, 2008

alex has always benn and will always be my favorite skater ever sence day one.

congratulations bud!!

Jake - Monday, December 1st, 2008

CONGRATS TO ALEX! Always keepin it fresh!

chris R - Monday, December 1st, 2008

Yeah boi. Young money mutha phuckas

cole.p - Monday, December 1st, 2008

cangrats alex!! well deserved

florian - Monday, December 1st, 2008

only him was able to win this year! well deserved

drew amato - Monday, December 1st, 2008

Definitely well deserved. Congrats chief.

Ryan Googins - Monday, December 1st, 2008

heck yea, im so pumped for you

RODRIGO - Monday, December 1st, 2008

parabéns Alex…

Gooda - Tuesday, December 2nd, 2008

only broskow…syeah..that’s it!!!!!

midland.mag - Wednesday, December 3rd, 2008


U the man!

Can’t wait for VALO 2.5

tiny elvis - Wednesday, December 3rd, 2008

first day i saw that guy, i was like that dudes gonna be HUGE in blading, im just saying he’s gotten big, that’s all.

John Haynes - Thursday, December 4th, 2008

so is he like the obama of skating now?

Mason - Friday, December 5th, 2008

congrats dude

kisy - Friday, December 19th, 2008

Ala you are sick!!! congratulations!!! bro!!! 4EVER ROLLER´S!!!!

Zack Debaize - Thursday, February 26th, 2009

You are THE man, Alex Broskow!

Keep making us dream like you do!


By the way, i love your Valo pro models…