World Champion Paweł Skóra Shares His “Urban Picks”

Paweł Skóra poses at the Red Bull freestyle competition.
Paweł Skóra is a leader in freestyle and is the originator of several unique moves.

Fans worldwide know Paweł Skóra as a freestyle pioneer who’s expanded the realm of lower combos and helped push the limits of freestyle. With multiple moves named after him, Skora regularly places in the top 3 in just about every major freestyle competition, his latest accolade being 2nd place in the 2015 Red Bull Freestyle Football World Cup.

Urban Pitch caught up with the world champion to get the latest details on what he’s been up to in his home country of Poland.

Urban Pitch: Can you tell us what you have been up to lately?

Paweł: A few months ago I started to work as a football coach. I teach young children and I really like it. April has just started so I charge my camera and try to record some good clips for a new ‘Training clip’ video.

Paweł Skóra interacts with his young fans.
Skóra interacts with his young fans.

Anything for your fans in the freestyle community to look forward to soon?

I am working on a new DVD. It will [be called]: Skóra—Decade. This DVD will include the best clips I have ever recorded. I have never uploaded these clips on the Internet. I will release this DVD [in the] summer.

Skora has traveled the world competing and showcasing his freestyle skills.
Skóra has traveled the world competing and showcasing his freestyle skills.

Fantastic. Now onto a new segment called Urban Picks, where we have guests share their top 3 favorite people, events, teams, and meals! 

Sporting Events:

  1. World Cup
  2. EUFA Champions League
  3. Summer Olympics

Freestyle Moves:

  1. Skóra Around The World (SATW)
  2. Skala Around The World (SKATW)
  3. Alternate Eldo Around The World (AEATW)

Soccer Players:

  1. Zinedine Zidane
  2. Ronaldinho
  3. Diego Maradona

Soccer Teams:

  1. Real Madrid
  2. FC Barcelona
  3. Śląsk Wrocław

Soccer Brands:

  1. Adidas
  2. Nike
  3. Puma

Cities:

  1. Wrocław, Poland
  2. Barcelona, Spain
  3. Los Angeles, USA

Cheat Meals:

  1. Pizza
  2. Spaghetti carbonara
  3. Dumplings

Music Artists:

  1. Tupac Shakur
  2. Vinnie Paz
  3. Xzibit

Movies:

  1. The Bourne Identity
  2. The Prestige
  3. Dzień świra (Day of the Wacko)

Celebrities:

  1. Mike Tyson
  2. Vin Diesel
  3. Cameron Diaz