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SPOTLIGHT | Eliana Sosco

BIRTHDAY: February 25, 1987
HOMETOWN: Sao Paulo, Brazil
RESIDE: East Zone, Brazil

Eliana Sosco Interview (November 2008)
Translated by: Ana Paula Negrao

How were you introduced to skateboarding and what got you started?

Just my friends.

Were there any early influences on your skating?

My street and neighborhood.

What is the best and worst thing about your hometown?

Best things are parties, barbecues, friends, beaches and food. Worst things are false friends, bad ground, security at spots and thieves.

Besides skateboarding, what do you like to do in your spare time?

Player soccer and sing.

What is your typical day like?


Do you prefer to skate with guys or girls?


Where do you like to skate?


Who do you like to skate with?

My boyfriend.

What kind of music do you listen to?

Black music, Brazilian music and Gospel.

What is something most people don’t know about you?

I’m a crazy girl, but I have good heart.

So far, what have been the highlights of your skateboarding career?

My first cover on Brazilian skate magazine.

What do you have planned for this year?

Traveling around South America and maybe back to California.

Shout outs and thanks?

GOD, family, sponsors, all friends around world. Thanks for opportunity. GOD BLESS