Name: Eugenio Arima
Marital Status: Married
Have been skating for how long:I have quad skated occasionally when I was a teenager, started skating regularly two 1/2 years ago.
Equipment Brand and Type: Seba FR2 boots, Powerslide Pleasure frame, 110 mm wheels
Life Philosophies: Actions always prevail over words
Favorite Time of Day to Skate: Whenever I have spare time.
Favorite Skating Event: Moonlight skating at the Veloway.
Awards/Competitive Wins: None in skating, got some medals in judo when I was a kid.
Most Memorable Incident: When I started skating at the Veloway, I tried to slalom stop on that steep descent after the bird house and ended up hugging a tree. Ridiculously funny.
What do you get from Skating: Love the sound of the wheels gliding on the pavement.
Would like to do this Year in Skating: Complete 5 laps non-stop at Veloway.
Coolest Accomplishment: I learned how to skate when I was already over 45!
Other Sports/Hobbies you Enjoy: Hiking, fishing, and kayaking.
Favorite skating gadget/tool: I only have my skates
What do you enjoy about being a member of HCIC: Participate in organized events (picnics, volunteering work)
Mentors: Youtube videos :)
Helpful advice to other skaters/ Beginners: You will get better, just practice.
Favorite quote: Not a big fan of pretty words. Let's go with funny quotes:
"You can observe a lot by just watching."
- Yogi Berra