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Downhill Skater: Nick Brom documentary coming out this week

“Nick Broms: What’s The Rush?” documentary premieres June 17 on the TCL Chinese Theater.

SAN DIEGO — Nick Broms is a La Jollan who’s velocity skateboarding is known and on the age of 19, he’s thought-about probably the greatest and now a documentary is about too premier on the Dances with Films Festival.

“Typically, cruising speed for us on a mellow run is 30-50 mph, that’s the chill range for speed,”

The documentary is produced and directed by Donovan Griffin.

“Nick Broms: What’s The Rush?” documentary excessive downhill documentary World Premier June 17  on the historic TCL Chinese theater on Hollywood Blvd.

Nick begins the documentary in Northern California.

“We started all the way up in Eureka, we skated in the Redwoods which was a dream of mine.”

San Francisco was a should.

“Next stop was San Francisco, it’s iconic for downhill, obviously the city is built on hills.”

Part of what makes this sort of skating so dangerous is it is performed on open roads.

“I’m really comfortable, I know how to stop, I know how to control myself. As long as a car isn’t coming in my lane, I’m fine.”

One of the extra basic moments within the documentary is on the Golden Gate Bridge, the crew takes over and will get the basic shot. But it was in Malibu the place Broms pushed the envelope.

“It’s on the edge of a cliff going 66 mph, he skated faster than anyone had ever down that road.”

But 66 miles-per-hour was not the quickest Nick skated.

“The quickest was 81, we have been selecting up a shot in Lone Pine. The movie automotive was in entrance of me, and I used to be drafting, it helped me go quicker.

The finale ends again at house in La Jolla with Broms taking up Via Capri on Mt Soledad, that video is being held for the premier however here is an outline.

“It’s like a gruesome insane hill, there’s traffic it was the final hill in La Jolla I hadn’t conquered.”

And all of Nick’s devotion to the game now might be on the silver display.

“The reality now we have this alternative to indicate case might be one of many greatest blessings I’ve had in my life.

The premier is June 17 on the TCL Chinese Theater and tickets are nonetheless accessible  at

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