Meet Eroc, the Famous French Bulldog Who Skated With Tony Hawk

Imagine the scene. You’re walking in the park. You hear the familiar sound of skateboard wheels spinning on asphalt. Nothing out of the ordinary. But for some reason, this park skater has attracted a huge crowd of people. They’ve all got their phones out. Cameras click. Videos roll. Adults giggle like children. Then you realise, … Read more

Meet Ítalo Romano, the Brazilian Pro Skater Without Any Legs

In 2001, a spur-of-the-moment camping trip ended in tragedy for young Brazilian daredevil Ítalo Fernandes de Lima, aka Ítalo Romano. Travelling with three friends, Ítalo, then 11, found himself in Morretes, a coastal city in Paraná, southern Brazil. One morning, lagging behind his group, he decided to hop on a passing train to catch up. … Read more