Live from Venice Beach Skate Park, Tuesday, July 20, 2021. The Venice Beach Skate Park is a public skatepark located in Venice, Los Angeles, that opened in 2009.
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Four youth-focused action sports will debut at the Tokyo Olympics: surfing, skateboarding, sport climbing and BMX freestyle, as well as karate, basketball 3×3, and a return of baseball/softball – reintroduced after a 12-year hiatus.
According to the International Olympic Committee (IOC), the inclusion of the new events is “the most comprehensive evolution of the Olympic program in modern history”.
For many fans, however, the addition of action sports raises big questions: are they really Olympic sports, and do they deserve to take the place of more established events? … More
Brazilian skateboarder Gui Khury landed the world’s first-ever 1080 trick in competition at the X Games 2021 in California.
The 12-year-old vert skater beat Tony Hawk in Pacifico Skateboard Vert Best Trick held at Vista’s CA Training Facility.
After completing the three full revolutions, Khury was greeted by all competitors and enthusiastically congratulated by Tony Hawk.