Skateboarder Tom Schaar, 12, Lands First 1080 In History of Sport (Video)


Somewhere, Tony Hawk is picking his jaw up off the floor.

After the legendary skateboarder finally completed the first 900 in the sport's history during the 1999 X Games, his feat was one-upped on Monday… by a sixth-grader.

Tom Schaar, 12, of Malibu Calif. landed the first-ever 1080 — three complete rotations — before any other boarder, professional or amateur. Schaar completed the 1080 at a skate park in Tehachapi, Calif., on just his fifth try.

"It was the hardest trick I've ever done, but it was easier than I thought," Schaar told on Friday.

Skateboarding fans, keep an eye on this talented youngster. He just may have the stuff to go pro in the future.

Check out the landing of this insane trick in the video below.

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