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Meet Sky Brown: The 8-Year-Old Skateboarder Competing in Vans Open Pro Series

She is the youngest girl to ever join the tournament.

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Meet Sky Brown: The 8-Year-Old Skateboarder Competing in Vans Open Pro Series

She is the youngest girl to ever join the tournament.

Hailing from Miyazaki, Japan, 8-year-old Sky Brown is currently the youngest female skateboarder to participate in the Vans US Open Pro Series. Growing up in a family of skaters, Brown picked up a board for the first time at the age of three. Prior to joining the skate tournament, the young prodigy had already attracted thousands of views on YouTube with a video showing her shred and rip at a skatepark.

Check out the videos below to see it for yourself. You can also head over to Brown’s Instagram to learn more about the young talent.

Sky, her skateboard, a ramp, and one single uncut line, linking the impossible, this is her dance, her rules, her release, just having Fun to a song she loves… Be kind, Stay humble and Smile OFTEN!!!! #soulskater #soulsurfer #onlyaskaterknowsthefeeling #itsnotaboutpretty #8yearold #girlisnota4letterword #dwindledistribution #skatelife #skate #skatergirl #almost @almostskateboards @dwindledistribution @girlisnota4letterword @roxy @pridesocks @smithscabs @goprojp #skategirl #transworldskate #metrogrammed #skatecrunch #girlisnota4letterword #almostskateboards #globebrand #skateboarding #skatergirl #girlpower @tensortrucks @jessupgriptape @vertra #skateboarding @stickybumpswax @super_brand @globebrand #shralpin @gopro #FUN @hawkersco @indo_board #stoked

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