I’ve been filming Anthony Gallegos for a while now and there’s a huge stack of clips to prove it. I thought I would thin out the folder and put out an promo / throwaway edit with these clips.
They’re all 2nd angle, there’s a better trick, or otherwise unusable for anything else. And I still have enough for another edit or two and not even reach the bottom! Hopefully this is a taste of things to come.
Sven Boekhorst is just brilliant. He’s on the skating scene for almost 15 years and he won everything. Moreover, Sven is able to compete in three different disciplines: the half pipe, the mini ramp and the park. He just skates everything!
Sven grew up in Den Bosch, South of the Netherlands, and live still there. He started to practice soccer in a club, which is a normal way to do sport in Europe.
But soon, in April 1994, he discovered rollerblading with friends. At this time, this was a brand new sport: it grew up quickly in his life, until the biggest place.
From the streets of Den Bosch to the X-Games, this looks like a long track to run. Sven did it fast: he was first sponsored in October 1994, six months after he started to skate!
He entered into the Rollerblade Netherland Team right after, skating shows and contests all over his home country. […]