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Thursday, September 10, 2009
Updated: September 11, 12:45 PM ET
Brenes: Back to Nicaragua


A rugged Nicaraguan back tailslide.
Chico Brenes has survived the Nicaraguan Contra-Sandinista conflict, a border crossing with his mom, Kelch, Carroll and the rest of the EMB crew and a long career on Chocolate skateboards. Now that he has opened his own skate shop in Nicaragua, Central Skate Shop, he plans on giving back to the country that helped make him who he is. Check my short interview (with photos and video) about his new skate shop, his trips to Nicaragua and the future he sees for the Nicaraguan skate scene: Chico Brenes: Back to Nicaragua