Soft Landing: Skateboarders Add Floating Ramp to Lake Tahoe (WATCH)

Soft Landing: Skateboarders Add Floating Ramp to Lake Tahoe (WATCH)

skateboard ramp on Lake Tahoe-VisitCaliforniaHow do skateboarders learn to do those aerial flips without breaking their backs? Well, now they can use the ramp built by Bob Burnquist that floats in Lake Tahoe.

The wooden ramp owned by the Brazil-born professional skater based in San Diego offers an ultra soft landing — the water.

The ramp weighs 7,300 pounds and took 300 man hours to build.

WATCH the video from Visit California

READ the story in the Daily Mail

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