When ams are getting paid like pros, what does pro mean?
Travel the world. Drop breakthrough video parts. Grace the latest magazines. Dominate demos. Kill contests. Get paid. This enviable existence was once the exclusive realm of top professional skateboarders. Not any more. Many of today's top amateur skaters are also living the life. The line between am and pro is thinner than ever.
Take a look at Foundation skateboards amateur Nick Merlino, for example. Over the past couple years, the 24-year-old New Jersey native has mixed a heady ...
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