8-Year-Old Skateboarder Becomes Youngest Girl to Compete in Vans Open Pro Series

See wunderkind Sky Brown’s impressive tricks.

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Hailing from Miyazaki, Japan, Sky Brown is the youngest female to skate the Vans US Open Pro Series. Surrounded by a family of skaters, she picked up a board when she was just three years old. The young prodigy has amassed thousands of views on YouTube ever since her first video showing her effortlessly shred and rip at a skatepark near her home went viral. She practices with her 5-year-old brother Ocean, who also possesses skateboarding skills at a precocious level.

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As if her skating prowess wasn’t impressive enough, Brown has also taken up surfing as her latest hobby. Check out the videos above and follow her on Instagram to see more of her remarkable talent.

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