Name & Hometown: James Martin / Wakayama, Japan.
Local park: Hastings Beach – Vancouver.
When and where did you first begin skateboarding? When I was 7 or 8. Confederation used to be my home park.
What inspired you to start skateboarding? My dad skateboards so I tried as well.
What makes skateboarding special to you? Skateboarding is special because I can actually stay focused on what I am doing.
Favourite trick: Les twists.
Things that interest you outside of skateboarding: Travelling and spending time with my friends.