All posts tagged "pro skater"

  • Meet the One-Legged Skateboarder

    His name is Clement Zannini and he comes from Epinal, France. And he was born with one leg. But that didn’t stop him from being normal. Actually, it didn’t stop him from being above average, and with...

    • Posted October 30, 2014
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  • A Few Minutes with Greyson Fletcher

    Greyson Fletcher is only in his early 20s but is quickly becoming one of the most well rounded skaters in the world. We caught up with Greyson as he was checking in with his dad and grandparents...

    • Posted October 22, 2014
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  • The Boy Who Skated with Dragons

    Jim Bates. He’s a skater who has not only battled depression, but has dealt with it by writing a children’s book entitled The Boy Who Skated with Dragons. For those who don’t know who Jim Bates is,...

    • Posted October 21, 2014
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  • Tony Hawk Gets Rad for Ray

    (PRESS RELEASE) Hawk and friends have organized the Get Rad For Ray Presented By Endless Grind charity event to celebrate the life and legacy of one of skateboarding’s all-time greats, Ray Underhill. A Wilmington, NC native, Underhill...

    • Posted October 14, 2014
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  • Does Star Wars X Santa Cruz = Cool Skateboards? (Kids will do the math)

    Everyone knows Star Wars was and has been the most overproduced brand in movie history. From clothing, bed spreads, McDonalds toys, action figures, you name it! There’s not a single product in the world that hasn’t been...

    • Posted September 25, 2014
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  • Secret “Bones Brigade” Session Planned in NYC

    It’s still a few weeks away, but anyone who wants to skate a private session with the legendary Bones Brigade skate team needs to jump on it now. Only 30 Guests will be admitted to the Bones...

    • Posted September 15, 2014
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  • Skateboarding Legend Launches New Line of Surfboards

    (From AlvaSurfCraft.com) Over 40 Years of Surfing & Skating Experience have Led to the Long-Awaited Alva Surf Craft Line of High-Performance Hybrid Surfboards. Along with being Recognized by Multiple Generations as the Godfather of Modern Skateboarding, Tony...

    • Posted September 12, 2014
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  • Are Old Skateboards the Future of Surfboards?

    A San Francisco based skateboarding company that makes new skateboards using old recycled skateboards has teamed up with skateboarding pioneer Tony Hawk to launch a new line of recycled skateboards that become surfboards. Hawk, who became the...

    • Posted September 10, 2014
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  • Shaun White at 28 Years Old

    The two-time Olympic Gold Medalist is one of the most celebrated snowboarder / skaters in the history of both sports, and he’s nearly 30 years old. The Flying Tomato has accomplished a lot in his 28 years...

    • Posted September 5, 2014
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  • South Bay Legend Allan Sarlo Remembers Jay Adams

    Brothers and sisters of the late Jay Adams gathered in his hometown of Venice Beach this past weekend to pay tribute to the skateboarding and surfing legend. Lifelong friend Allan Sarlo, who grew up surfing Venice with...

    • Posted September 2, 2014
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