12 year-old Alana Smith discusses what it's like to be the youngest X Games medalist ever!
Name: Alana Smith
Hometown: Mesa AZ
Years Skating: 3 1/2 years
Favorite Skate Spot: KTR and Clairmont Skatepark
Greatest achievement skating: Trey Flip on 5 stair and Method Backside Air on Vert
Favorite Music: "Hip Hop", Niki Manaj, EMINEM, Gym Class Hero's, Out of Sight, Pit Bull David Guetta & I really like Dubstep
Favorite Food: STEAK!!! Chicken Cesear Salad, Vanilla Ice Cream, and Chocolate Cake
Why Skateboarding? When I'm riding I feel like I can do anything, I feel free. My board is my choice and my freedom, to my own rules and my own life. I feel like anything is possible.
Words to live by: Never give up...Live your dreams
Alana Smith takes home silver at X Games Barcelona!
Pics and video of Alana Smith competing in PHX AM this weekend!
hoopla team riders Hunter and Alana joined some others in Arizona this past weekend for a special screening of the women's skate film, "Underexposed" directed by Amelia Brodka. It sounds like a great time was had by all! Here are some pics courtesy of Brian Lynch and Ryonna Smith!
Check out Alana Smith in the winter 2013 issue of Skateboarder's Journal!