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Ryan Clements discusses the economics of skateboarding events, big corporate sponsors and how they're perceived, the world of skateboard agents & managing “athletes”, is anyone making money throwing contests, the Boardr's live scoring system for contests, did the Olympics have any effect on skateboarding, giving advice to clients & dealing with skater's parents, getting into the skatepark construction game and much more!

Links We Talked About

Switchflip Switch Manny
I'm Glad I'm Not Me
Ryan Clements Instagram
The Boardr Instagram
The Boardr Website



00:00:00 Ryan Clements
00:01:18 Being a skateboard agent
00:04:11 The creation of the Boardr
00:11:03 Tampa pro and other similar contests
00:16:08 Supported By: AG1
00:17:43 The Boardr's live scoring program
00:22:42 The Olympics
00:28:25 Exposure skate events
00:36:31 The economics of skateboarding events
00:52:56 Is anyone making money throwing contests
01:10:14 Big corporate sponsors and how they're perceived
01:13:20 Managing "Athletes"
01:21:53 The world of skateboard agents
01:26:56 Managing Mark Gonzales
01:45:45 Working with Nora
01:47:20 Giving advice to clients
01:53:31 Dylan Jaeb and the shoe deal
01:56:35 How the Olympics have changed skateboarding
01:57:38 Getting into the skatepark construction game
02:07:43 Ryan's dream driveway
02:10:56 The ice cream thing
02:23:25 Mono A Mono at Woodward West
02:35:19 Dealing with skater's parents

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