Watch This Blind Skateboarder Pull Off Some Neat Tricks

StoryfulPublished: May 29, 2017Updated: May 30, 2017
Published: May 29, 2017Updated: May 30, 2017

<a href="" target="_blank">Daniel Mancina</a> is a skateboarder and massage therapist who lost 95 percent of his vision over the last four years due to a hereditary degenerative disease called retinitis pigmentosa.

He still skates, though, as evidenced by a video filmed by <a href="" target="_blank">a magazine called Jenkem</a> that accompanies <a href="" target="_blank">a January 3 interview</a> with Mancina. The skater speaks openly about the challenges and benefits of going blind in the article, while the video shows him pulling off several impressive skateboarding tricks with the aid of a cane.

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