Staff Profile- Paco




Where can we find you on Instagram? @lrnwrd_

Which Five Stride shop do you work in? Brooklyn

What is your history with roller skating & what type of skating are you into now? I started with Gotham's basic training in 2014 and joined the league later that year and have skated with Gotham ever since. Outside of derby I like to street skate and occasionally park skate.

Tell us about your roller skate setups & gear that you love... 

Derby set up-
Boot: Riedell 495
Plate: Roll Line Killer
Wheels: Roll Line Gladiator 92A
Toe Stop: Roll Line Small Hockey
Bearings: Reds Big Balls

Outdoor set up-
Boot: Vans sneakers
Plate: Avanti Aluminum
Wheels: Radar Energy 65mm for street and Moxi Fundae for park
Toe Stop: Superball

What is your favorite skate spot? Gotham's Crashpad, Sarge's skatepark, the street

What's your favorite thing about working at Five Stride? Working with my pals!

Tell us one fun fact about yourself that isn't related to roller skating! My favorite basketball player is Scottie Pippen.

What do you love most about roller skating? Being on skates feels like home!