Published: Aug 15, 2021
Misugu Okamoto sat in fourth place going into her third and last run as the last competitor in the final of the women’s park skateboarding event on Aug. 4. Bidding to move up and win a medal, the 15-year-old Japanese executed tricks one after another — until the last one, when she fell on the landing.
Published: Jul 25, 2021
TOKYO - Jagger Eaton had just won the first Olympic skateboarding bronze medal ever Sunday morning, so he started running. He ran off the course at Ariake Urban Sports Park, through a tunnel under the stands and across the road outside.