The Jock Steady Crew — John Rattray

The Predatory Bird.

Posted by Albie Clark on

       Zero pro, Aberdonian-cum-Californian and long time Focus pal John Rattray is the man/mind behind the gull-influenced blog The Predatory Bird, a wry and intelligent eye on the skateboard world and how that world intersects with the winged pest that blights coastal towns of northern Scotland and elsewhere. Recently, The Predatory Bird became a commercial concern, with the staple line-up of t-shirt, deck and wheel that accompanies most fledgling skateboard companies made somewhat more interesting with the knowledge that a certain amount of craft and love had gone into their production. No fly-by-night (rather, fly-by-your-car-and-keech-on-it) operation; these are...

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