12-year-old Gui Khury lands a 1080 in front of Tony Hawk…
◽️ World’s first skateboarder to land a 1080 on a (non-mega) vert ramp
◽️ The youngest gold medalist in X Games history
12-year-old Gui Khury not only made history with Tony Hawk watching, but also competing in the same category 👏
— The Athletic (@TheAthletic) July 17, 2021
22 years after Tony Hawk became the first skateboarder to land a 900 on a vert ramp, 12-year-old Gui Khury became the first to land a 1080 on a vert ramp. Khury became the youngest gold medalist in X Games history and did it all in front of Hawk himself.