Josh Madryga is probably not a name you know, but his recent skateboarding stunt puts him closer to the company of pioneers like Tony Hawk and Shaun White.
Why? Because Madryga, who goes by the moniker MADDRAGON, knocked off what could be a skateboarding first with this side flip, which was caught on video:
MADDRAGON is known more for his stunt work (think along the lines of the type of activities that kept the members of Jackass and their doctors busy). And while daring leaps off of buildings and dicey lawnmower chases are certainly part of his repertoire, this seemingly simple skateboard stunt should leave a mark for a while.
And he didn't even have to risk his life in the process. Which is probably also a first for him.