Skateboarding in the Philippines

This Canadian is helping to build a recreational outlet and group solidarity among the poor in the Philippines.

Todd’s story

I’ve been skateboarding on and off for over twenty years. When I was teaching English in Taiwan, I needed to leave the country to apply for a work visa. A high school friend was filming skateboard spots in Las Piñas, so I came to the Philippines, stayed with him and his family and did some video footage of skateboarding spots. It was such a wild week that for the first time I realized my partying was just too much. So … Read More