Skateboarders Shred for Redbull’s Hart Lines

In Detroit’s Hart Plaza skateboarders tear up the pavement to prove who the best in the world is.

Skateboarders from around the world are gathering in the heart of Detroit for Red Bull’s first-ever skateboarding event in the city called Hart Lines this weekend. Their goal: to prove who is the best skater in the world. 

WDET’s Ron Lyons Jr speaks with professional skateboarder Ryan Sheckler, who says the hometown competitors are serious about their craft. 

The event continues through Saturday in Detroit’s Hart Plaza. 



  • Ron Lyons Jr.
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