Lasek Surprises Global Field With Final Run
The Skateboard Vert competition was the most anticipated event at the Global Championship. Not only would four of the world's top skaters be going head-to-head, but they would be skating to help their countries win a team competition.
Skating for the U.S. were Bucky Lasek and Andy Macdonald; for South America, Bob Burnquist and Sandro Dias. Together, the four skaters own a total of 27 X Games medals, along with just about every major skate title.
At the start of the competition, ...
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