Japan's Yuto Horigome Wins Skateboarding's First Olympic Gold Medal | TIME

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Published on 26 Jul 2021, 8:12
Skateboarding has a new king, and Japan has another fine reason to cheer these troubled Olympics. Yuto Horigome, 22, who served notice that he was a threat by winning at the Street Skateboarding World Championships in June, earned the sport’s first Olympic gold medal in the sweaty heat on Sunday at Tokyo’s Ariake Urban Park.

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