Yuri Botelho Interview on Wheelscene

The interview didn’t go exactly to plan, but at least Yuri Botelho came through with some great photos. Sometimes resistance is futile, you just have to admit when you are defeated. This interview is a perfect example: We have been a huge fan of Yuri Botelho’s skating for many years and the fact that he is one of only two Brazilian professional rollerbladers to receive a pro skate from a major boot manufacturer is an accomplishment in itself. Then there is the fact that he lands some truly jaw-dropping tricks in the debut Ground Control team video, GC.1. However, this interview was destined to fail from the very beginning.... read full article here

Wednesday, May 2, 2012