Louie Lopez spent his formative years as one of skateboarding’s child prodigies. He’s grown into a highly respected pro. And, in 2017, Louie has been on fire. He released a couple of noteworthy online clips, and won Tampa Pro. In this new HOME FIELD segment from New Era, Louie reflects on growing up in Hawthorne, California, and how he went from being a grom to traveling the world as a pro. Click play for a brief history lesson on Louie’s progression.