Skate of mind: Two students build a friendship through skating


Pranav Iyer

Junior Greg Ellis didn’t know sophomore David Truong when he saw Truong walking into the Fremont Skate Park. Since that day when they met, Ellis and Truong found someone to skateboard with in each other. Watch below to hear Ellis reflect on the role of skateboarding in their friendship.

Video by Ankit Dua and Pranav Iyer. Additional reporting by Malini Ramaiyer.

Click here to check out the print story, Skate of Mind for more on MVHS skateboarders.