Even after retiring from professional skateboarding, Tony Hawk has still got it.
52-year-old Hawk posted a video to Twitter showing him performing and landing a 720-two rotations in full.
Hawk says that at his age, that 720 may be one of his last. Even still, it’s pretty impressive!
I recently made a 720 and it was a battle. The last one I made before this was over three years ago, and it’s much harder now all things considered: recently dislocated fingers hinder my grab, my spin is slower so I need to go higher for full rotation and…
I’m really old. pic.twitter.com/u8pbwRhS9j
— Tony Hawk (@tonyhawk) January 27, 2021
Hawk is also auctioning off the board he was using for charity. Check out the video and info on his Twitter page (heads up: video has some F bombs).
Can you skate well? What is something that you hope you can still do as you get older?