Surfer-turned-skateboarder David Hackett is an innovator, a risk-taker and a game-changer. He’s a cultural icon and a positive force in the lives of so many, and soon he may have a new title: Skateboarding Hall of Famer. Read the letter Growing Bolder’s Marc Middleton wrote on Hackett’s behalf and find out why we think he belongs in the Hall of Fame.
David Hackett’s life reads like a Hollywood script. A surfer turned skateboarding pioneer and icon, he has experienced personal and professional highs and lows over the last 50+ years. In this exclusive Growing Bolder mini-doc, we roll with a guy who lives on the edge and in the moment, a stereotype smashing world class athlete and master of the art of the comeback.
Neal Unger is a stereotype-smashing 60-year-old who refuses to let anyone define him or his life. His passion in life is skateboarding, and he says it’s the best way he knows to quiet his mind. He shares his “dude logic.”
Dave Hackett is a skateboarding pioneer and living legend who not only still rides professionally in his 50s, he’s also now a life coach, recovery expert, fine artist and graphic designer.
With his white hair whipping as he glides down the road on his skateboard, Lloyd Kahn is one of the coolest guys in the country. He slows down long enough to share just how active 80 can be.
She’s the queen of extreme sports, a two-time cancer survivor and she’ll inspire you to take action in your own life.