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Shins of the father

By Tim Martin

Publication: theday.com

Published August 27. 2013 7:00PM   Updated August 29. 2013 12:20AM

Groton - Norman Main, 14, of Old Lyme, "ollies" over his father, David Main, on the "tabletop" of the Groton Skate Park Tuesday. Norman has been skateboarding since he was 2 years old.

An "ollie" in skateboard parlance is a jump performed without the aid of a takeoff ramp.

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