Each year the world's best skaters are inducted into the Skateboarding Hall of Fame in Simi Valley, California.
Among those who will join the ranks this year is Cindy Whitehead. She was one of the first young women on L.A.'s skate scene in the 1970s.
She's skated pools. She's skated on the 405 Freeway. She even skated inside KPCC's newsroom on Friday.
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