Keegan Palmer of Australia
Flying Australian teen Keegan Palmer claimed the inaugural males’s park skateboarding Olympic gold medal in beautiful trend with two big scores within the remaining on Thursday.
Palmer, 18, threw down the gauntlet with 94.04 factors in his first run earlier than extremely bettering his rating to 95.83 in his third and remaining routine.
The San Diego-based Aussie pulled some big airs at Ariake City Sports activities Park and he completed properly away from silver medallist Pedro Barrios’s 86.14 and American Cory Juneau, who claimed bronze with 84.13.
American Heimana Reynolds, the world primary and reigning world champion, didn’t attain the ultimate after failing to finish any of his three rides in qualifying.