This Skateboarder Has Been Pressured By Sponsors To Not Wear A Helmet

This Skateboarder Has Been Pressured By Sponsors To Not Wear A Helmet

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This Skateboarder Has Been Pressured By Sponsors To Not Wear A Helmet

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Andy Anderson is unique in the skate world in more ways than one. First of all, he is a Swiss Army knife on his board, excelling at everything from old school flatground, to rugged street skating, to boosting bowls. He also has a knack for incorporating tricks that have been dormant since the 1980s into modern skating but perhaps he is best known for his lid. Andy straight up won’t skate without his helmet.

In a world were cool factor equals revenue, Andy refuses to choose style over safety and has even had to battle his sponsors to keep his helmet where it belongs. Got to respect Andy’s unflinching commitment to his bucket. Wildly talented, principled, and all-around Canadian good guy…Andy Anderson

Here’s a couple clips of how Mr. Anderson gets down. Hope to see him in Tokyo:

Here’s his Banging edit from The Berrics:

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