There are some skaters who get respect. Period. What they have done on (and off) a board puts them in a LEGEND category that few can deny. To quote Kelly Hart “If you’re a skateboarder coming up, please respect who came before you.” [Timestamp: 1h46m39s] Why is Mark Gonzales so great?
Skateboarding has a distinct sound. Great tricks can sound like great songs.
There are some tricks that you just don’t see often. The Frontside 360 heelflip is one.