Outside of Europe, there is a woeful ignorance of the continent’s current crop of impressive skateboarders. Americans, in particular, need some sort of comparison in order to understand the skill level and finesse of European skaters. Case in point: Marcus Shaw, who is known as a half-Scottish/half-Norwegian Rob Welsh. (Specific, right?)
Free Mag has an interview with this Nord-Scot in their latest issue, but you might want to watch this incredible unnamed part, courtesy of Martin Strom, a few times first. This part is so good… it’s kind of a sin that it doesn’t have a proper name, though. How about “Shaw Nuff”?