Young skateboarder Zach Kiparaski is planning to head to Florida this summer to skate in the Skate Festival.
The 19-year-old is part of a group of skateboard riders who are set to start skating in the U.S. and Canada later this year.
He said he has no plans to stop skating.
“We’re going to continue to do that, skateboarding is the same,” Kiparaiski said.
“It’s a great sport, but I don’t think we can stop doing it.
I think that we are all going to skate at the same time.”
The festival is scheduled for June 16-18 in Orlando.
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