Those in the skateboarding scene and industry will no doubt know the name Eric Koston. He might not be the coolest guy around, but the self-proclaimed dork is a fun-loving skateboarder who is respected by his peers in the skateboarding community. In the short film series, This is…, by Desillusion Magazine, Koston speaks about his hopes for every professional skateboarder to reach the status of professional athletes such as Michael Jordan or Kobe Bryant. Ironically, many skateboarders already consider Koston to be the Jordan of skateboarding, even before he joined the ranks of Nike’s roster. Preview the full video interview below.