Skateboarding in the Olympics? It's only the beginning...

It's a momentous time for skaters everywhere. Skate parks popping up in so many new cities. More widespread acceptance of skating across the country. And now, skaters going to the Olympics. It's really incredible how skaters have made such a positive impact on the world and how we've overcome such negative stereotypes to rise to the top.

When the Olympics committee and the New York Times recognize skating as a legit sport, we know we've finally made the impact we want. But there's so much more to do. Onward and upward, friends!

Check out the original New York Times article.