Sumary of Sky Brown’s “Never Give Up” Mentality Helped Her Claim Olympic Skateboarding Bronze:
- Image Source: Getty / Jean Catuffe Sky Brown, representing Great Britain in women’s park skateboarding at the Tokyo Olympics, fell on her first two runs.
- “You want to make your first two runs, that’s really important,” Brown told POPSUGAR, adding that she could have played it safer, but she decided last minute not to — and it paid off.
- ” Before the COVID-19 pandemic, Brown, who has been skateboarding for as long as she can remember, would split her time between Japan, where she was born, and California;
- Brown has a “never give up” mentality when it comes to skateboarding.
- With no official coach, she’ll spend full days trying to learn a trick “and falling so many times and just getting so many bruises, so many cuts.