Watch a downhill skateboarder hit 73 mph on a road with traffic

73 mph is by no means a world record — that distinction belongs to Erik Lundberg who recently went 81.17 mph. But 73 is not too far off from that.

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Let us also keep in mind that Lundberg broke that world record on a closed road with a leather suit on. Riley Irvine cares for neither of those details as he plummets down this Utah road. If you get uneasy with high speeds and risky calls, then probably avert your eyes.

Riley Irvine pushing the envelope.

Riley Irvine pushing the envelope.

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