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Skateboarding

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Top Skateboarding Articles

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  • Hello, Ollie

    Hello, Ollie
    Before skaters recorded tricks on their phones and ESPN began airing the X Games or "extreme sports on TV," a Hollywood Hills High kid so slight that he looked more like a sixth-grader leaned back on his board and popped it into the air — without...
  • Stanford, Lincoln County could discuss possibility of skate park

    Stanford, Lincoln County could discuss possibility of skate park
    STANFORD — Local government officials may begin looking into the possibility of building a skate park after a Stanford grandmother brought attention to the lack of space for skateboarders. Brenda McFerron told Stanford City Council members last...
  • Unsafe skateboarding will draw fines up to $500 under new L.A. law

     
    Skateboarders can still engage in the high-stakes downhill runs known as "bombing" - they’ll just have do it upright, while obeying speed limits and yielding to oncoming traffic, thanks to a new Los Angeles ordinance....
  • Four youths slain in Afghan bombing were members of Skateistan

     
    Four of the youngsters killed in a weekend suicide bombing in the Afghan capital were associated with an international nonprofit group called Skateistan, which runs a skateboarding school in Kabul, the organization said Tuesday....
  • Carmageddon II: Skateboarder rides stretch of empty 405 Freeway

     
    Authorities cited the newlyweds who tried to get on the closed 405 Freeway over the weekend. And the group of rollerbladers. But they didn't see Cindy Whitehead....
  • Laguna to Skateboarders: Wear Helmets or Lose Boards

    Laguna to Skateboarders: Wear Helmets or Lose Boards
    LAGUNA BEACH, Calif. (KTLA) -- The city of Laguna Beach has a message for skateboarders: Use it or lose it. The city approved a new ordinance Tuesday night requiring skateboarders to use a helmet or lose their boards. State law already requires...
  • Gear: New kinds of wheels for fitness, fun

     Gear: New kinds of wheels for fitness, fun
    The invention of the wheel sometime around 4,000 BC suddenly made all kinds of things easier, from carrying to killing to athletics. Fitness is great on wheels; putting a circular ring with an axel on any athletic contrivance instantly gives it an...
  • Man dies week after being hit by car while skateboarding

    Man dies week after being hit by car while skateboarding
    Reginald Destin died doing what he loved most: skateboarding. After taking up the sport at a young age, Destin, 42, became a pillar in the Chicago skateboarding community, known by many for his signature “wall ride” move that took Destin...
  • L.A. City Council Cracks Down on Skateboard "Bombing"

    L.A. City Council Cracks Down on Skateboard "Bombing"
    LOS ANGELES (KTLA) -- The Los Angeles City Council has unanimously approved a new ordinance giving police the authority to ticket skateboarders who engage in dangerous moves. The law would treat skateboarders like bicyclists, requiring them to obey all...
  • New skate shop mixes skateboarding, art

    New skate shop mixes skateboarding, art
    With its wood floors, minimalist displays and Andy Warhol-painted skateboards hanging on the back wall, Handplant is far from your average O.C. skate shop. Owner EG Fratantaro, marketing manager for industry biggie Sector 9, opened the shop last month at...
  • Changing Face of Skateboarding Edging Up

    Changing Face of Skateboarding Edging Up
    It may be the new symbol of middle age for some suburban men. No, we’re not talking about a sports car or motorcycle. It’s something a little smaller. At age 47, Danny Bishop, hadn't picked up a skateboard in 30 years. “I don`t know if...
  • Skateboarder Rob Dyrdek On Street League Championship In NJ

    Skateboarder Rob Dyrdek On Street League Championship In NJ
    Rob Dyrdek skateboarding star stops by to talk about the "Street League Skateboarding Championship Weekend in Newark" tomorrow. Rob will talk to us about the event with the inner city youth, the championships, and what else he's up to. Stoked Mentoring...