Daniel Engel is headed to Peru to continue his quest for a World Cup in downhill skateboarding

Posted at 4:47 PM, May 24, 2017
and last updated 2017-05-24 21:26:24-04

Daniel Engel has burst onto the downhill skateboarding scene in a short amount of time. 

The four year pro is competing in his first World Cup and is already in third place after three races.

Now, he is headed to Peru this weekend to kick off a six week, four race excursion in hopes of racking up more points to be crowned the World Cup champion later this year.

Engel is sponsored by: Gravity Skateboards, Ronin Trucks, Factory Bushings, Venom Wheels, Azhiaziam, Bam Bam Pucks, Homegrown Initiative and Rogers Bros.

You can follow Engel on his YouTube page as well as his Instagram.