What’s your name?
Robert Smith Jacobs, but I go by Bobby
Where are you from?
How old are you?
How long have you been skimming?
I learned when I was little but I didn’t get into it about a year ago.
Where do you skim normally?
Who do you skim with?
Alex de la Fuente, or anyone who wants to learn
What is your favorite skim spot?
Where have you traveled to skimboard?
Washington and Florida
Where do you want to travel to skim?
I’d love to go to Canada and Australia
What board(s) do you ride?
DB medium Streamline
Do you compete?
Not many competitions in Texas
If so, what competitions have you competed in?
And what are some of your contest highlights?
Do you have any sponsors? What companies?
Yeah, I ride for Logo Clothing Co.
What other board sports do you partake in?
Snowboarding and trampboarding haha
What skimboarding goals do you have?
Get higher pop and bigger shuvs
Where do you see the skimboarding going in the future?
I see it going to the x-games eventually, just a matter of when
What riders influenced your skimboarding?
The DB guys influenced how I ride alot, along with my buddy Alex
What riders are pushing the sport right now?
Logan Davidson, Issac Thomas, Dane Clark, Tim Ladner, Kyle Lynch, all those guys that are out there pushing the sport everyday
If you were stranded on a desert island that already has a plentiful resource of skimboards what three things would you bring?
What is the best advice you can to a skim grom trying to get recognized?
Make tons of videos, get connections as in talk to the people who are pushing the sport, but most of all just love the sport and you will be rewarded
Do you wave skim? Flatland? Both?
Just flatland, I would love to try waves though
What is your favorite skimboarding trick?
Either a boardslide or a backside 180
Last words? Shout outs?
check out logoclothingco.com and DB skimboards