SKATEBOARDING World Champion Nyjah Huston along with superstar Tom Schaar qualified for a spot to compete in the Tokyo, Japan 2020 Olympic Games. With two divisions to fill (Park & Street), skateboarders were selected based on their specialty.
The Women's USA team in Park Skateboarding will be Jordyn Barratt, Bryce Wettstein, Brighton Zeuner, and Nicole Hause. While the Women's USA team in Street Skateboarding will be Mariah Duran, Jenn Soto, Alexis Sablone, and Lacey Baker.
Representing the USA Men’s Street Skateboarding will be Louie Lopez, Jagger Eaton, Chris Joslin, and Nyjah Huston, while the USA Men’s Park Skateboarding team will be: Alex Sorgente, Tristan Rennie, Tom Schaar, and Zion Wright. More info coming soon.
The 2020 SKATEBOARDING Olympics EXPLAINED. This is an excellent video for those wanting to know the rules of the game. Josh Friedberg, who started skating shortly after the 1984 LA Games, explains the history behind this historic occasion and how skaters can qualify to represent their countries