I know this kid is a skater, but I’m posting this for two reasons… One, in hopes that bringing this to light will have this dude held responsible for his actions. And two, to make sure people understand that as popular and skateboarding and BMX have gotten, that it will never be football. There are no rules and there is no right or wrong. While there may be bigger personal issues involved with this case, the idea of a jock dad in BMX should never exist. Don’t coach your child, encourage him. Never force or push him out of his comfort zone…this is not a competition.

Edit 4/28: Here’s a news story from WBIR that gives the story some more insight and possibly (sorta) a bit of closure: