She is only ten years old but Sky Brown is already an internet sensation. Videos of her skateboarding from the tops of buses and pulling off other complicated tricks have gone viral.

Now she is set to be the youngest British Olympian at a summer Games after being selected for the GB squad that will bid to compete in Tokyo next year.

Sky is the world’s youngest professional skateboarder and if she qualifies for Tokyo, she will be 12 years and 12 days old when the Games begin. It would make her the third youngest Olympian since the Second World War.

Videos of Sky skateboarding from the top of buses have won the 10-year-old a legion of fans

Born in Tokyo to a British father and Japanese mother, she will not have far to travel if she does go to the Games —…