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12-Year Old Tom Schaar Lands First Ever 1080 on Skateboard

by James HicksMarch 30, 2012

In the skateboard world – this is a big deal !

Tom Schaar teamed up with Red Bull to help him pull this feat off. They were able to build a custom roll-over feature, allowing him to drop in on a 70-foot-tall MegaRamp, maintain his speed and eventually successfully land the first ever 1080 (three complete spins) on the 27-foot-tall quarter pipe.

Enough talking – here’s the video:

For more, check out the insight on RedBullUSA.com.

Image via needawallpaper.com

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