Carnegie Mellon University
August 25, 2016

With a Pogo Stick, the Sky's the Limit

Nick Ryan is a professional writing alum.

Nick Ryan (DC’11) is forging his own path—by pogo stick. In 2010, while Ryan was still a student at Carnegie Mellon University, he co-founded Xpogo—an events, media and retail company dedicated to growing the sport of extreme pogo.

Ryan’s passion for pogo has been more than a decade in the making.

“Around 2001, I got a pogo stick for Christmas and just never put it down. I created tricks in my backyard, built a website to share them all and connected with a few other guys across the country who were doing the same,” he said.

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