Skateparks are packed, it’s everywhere on social media and it was supposed to be making its entry in the summer Olympics. 2020 is the year of skateboarding. How can one explain the popularity of skateboarding? Why does everyone start skateboarding again? Who is getting back into skating?
This is a complex phenomenon so we had to investigate and it helped to talk about it with Adam Julien who sees the skate products come and go as buyer for Empire boutiques in the province (He is the one placing orders for the stores). Here are five reasons why skateboarding is more popular than ever.