If you haven't been a regular out at SPOA (the Skatepark of Athens), you might wonder just who the daredevils are that you glimpse on the way to a soccer match or a softball game. Let me introduce you to one of them. He's Jason Steelman, a college student who lives in Oconee County. Jason's just back from a semester in Quito, Ecuador, honing his language skills and doing a bit of skating as well. Here's his take on skating in Ecuador.