About This Show
James Hopkin (Hop) is an entrepreneur, skateboarder, longboarder and a tragic fan of skateboard racing. Better known for his Hopkin skateshop and starting the Australian Skateboard Racing Association (ASRA), in this podcast he shares interviews and personal stories about longboarding, skateboarding and downhill skateboard racing from around the world.Read more »
Most Recent Episode
#7 - Harry Clarke: living the Chopstar lifestyle
At the start of the 2018 Euro downhill season, I caught up with Harry Clarke for a wide ranging interview. The show notes are on the Hopkin Blog, links to products and video we mentioned in the podcast plus a few bonus links.
Harry is a new breed of young skaters coming through the downhill skateboard racing scene. Harry is very candid, and there are some surprising answers to how he sets up his board, his favourite tracks, why he has unresolved issues at Kozakov, what happened in South Korea in the final, where is Robert Burns, and much much more. Harry is the Chopstar, and this interview is serious, candid and hilarious, which sums up Harry.
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Dec 30, 2017