Neymar cheers on skateboarders in Paris

The skateboarders showcased their skills in front of a crowd of around 3,500 including Paris St Germain and Brazil forward, Neymar who was cheering on his friend and compatriot, Leticia Bufoni who won the women's competition.

Japan's Aori Nishimura finished second with Charlotte Hym of France in third. All three competed at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics.

In the men's competition, American Trevor McClung claimed the title, beating Frenchmen Aurelien Giraud and Vincent Milou, who finished second and third respectively. Giraud and Milou also took part in the Olympics.

Skateboarding made its Olympic debut in Tokyo earlier this month and it will feature again at the Paris 2024 Games.

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