Island Water Sports, Protec, Ramp 48
In this latest installment of Team rider interviews we ran into Noah Nagaro at his favorite skate park, Ramp 48, and chatted a little bit about this 9-year-old has been on so many road trips, secret weapon food dishes, and going to Bradenton skate park for The Grind for Life series.
Noah is a good friend of ours and has been looked after by the older team riders for many years now. So it’s not surprising to see him develop into a dedicated and consistent skateboarder.
Wherever you find Noah skating you can expect to see a bright, young kid light up with excitement and determination. He’ll go for any trick regardless if it’s outside of his capabilities and without hesitation Noah will usually land it.
That’s the type of person he is. Regardless of who you are, Noah isn’t shy to go out of his way to become your friend. And if you’re a fellow skateboarder then, According to Noah, you’ll be friends for life!
Read our interview with Noah below and don’t forget to follow him on Instagram!
Interview By Pedro Delfino
Who are your sponsors?
My Sponsors are Island Water Sports, Ramp 48 Skate park, and Pro-tec Helmets.
How long have you been skateboarding?
About 4 years and three-quarters.
How old are you now?
You got a pretty awesome family that takes you to every contest around Florida. How often do you travel and where do you go?
About every week. We mostly go to Tampa, but sometimes Bradenton and Lakeland skate park.
What’s your favorite part about going to contest?
Having fun and just skating.
You’re Peruvian right? What’s your favorite food to eat before you go skate?
Shrimp! Either that or Ceviche or Calamari.
What companies do you dream of riding for in the future?
What’s your favorite song?
I don’t know what it’s called but I goes like this [hums a tune]. I don’t know the name.
When you’re old enough to drive what’s the first place you’re going to skate?
Oh, Tampa skate park for sure!
Any upcoming events?
The grind for life series and Tampa harvest jam next weekend.
What goals do you want to accomplish this year?
Kick flip Back lip the 5 rail!
DOB: December 14
Nickename: Buckle boy
On Iws Since: Since I was six years old.
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