Philip Sparta and Wallace de Olivera Clip 1: Skating at Astoria Park
Collection: This recording is part of the 30th Ave - A Year in the Life of a Street Records at the Archives at Queens Library: Philip Sparta and Wallace de Olivera
Description: Philip Sparta and Wallace de Olivera are both high school students, Philip at Bryant High School and Wallace at La Guardia High School. They love skate-boarding and skate for many hours a day. Previously they skated in Athens Square but people would find it annoying and sometimes the police would come to tell them to move. Now they mainly skate in Astoria Skate Park. Philip also mentions that he was born in Japan but identifies more as an American.
Skateboarding; High school students
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