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The Skateboarding Thread

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by ASEN, Apr 17, 2005.

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  1. x{parkour}x

    x{parkour}x Senior Member

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    lol
     
  2. BLTZ

    BLTZ Senior Member

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    skateboarding has been and will always be my one love(along with art).
    but in the past few years Ive slowed down a shit load(working full time, college(imma dropout), ect.) now I just go skate whenever the weather is nice enough..
    but I have a prodigy my little brother. he started back when I was in my prime and now he has surpassed me by a shitload and Im positive that in a few years hell be sponsered by atleast a local company, because of this everytime I skate with him I try and push him farther then he thinks hes capable of and he succeeds.
    here is a little vid of my bro ollieing this 10 stair from last year(around may)
    http://s267.photobucket.com/albums/ii316/get_bltzd/?action=view&current=babybrown10stair.flv
    and now hes already backside fliped it, and done/found shit Ive never thought of.

    hold on the link didnt work Im fixing it be patient
     
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  3. Rots takes your Daughters

    Rots takes your Daughters Elite Member

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    I skated for like 3 years and never learned to Ollie...I figured it wasn't for me
     
  4. mas$

    mas$ Elite Member

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  5. thatkidyouknew

    thatkidyouknew Elite Member

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    damn just had a warm day brought out the cam and fresh set up
    had mad funnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnn
     
  6. NEKEL1

    NEKEL1 Senior Member

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    wow i bin sjatin 4 2 weeks and i learned how to ollie and ollie fakie. did u have anyine showin u or did u just have to teach urself?
     
  7. h!de7

    h!de7 Senior Member

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    ive been skating for like the past 3 years, i think im decent...
    biggest set- 5
    best trick- halfcab late piv. orrr fakie bigflips.
    setup-- darkstar[adam dyet armor light.]] krux barletta trucks.
    autobahn wheels[[52s]] bones swiss bearings.
    shoe of choice-- globe appleyards or fallen rippers.
     
  8. def.

    def. Senior Member

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    i used to skateboard everyday like 6 or 7 years ago but just stopped one day. my brother got into it and gave me his old setup. i feel like an old man trying to skate with 10 year old prodigys.
     
  9. Rots takes your Daughters

    Rots takes your Daughters Elite Member

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    Well I was 'teaching' myself, but obviously I was a poor instructor.
     
  10. letsg0skate

    letsg0skate Senior Member

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    I used to skate like all the time but all the sudden less then a month ago the skate just went out of me. I'm not motivated to skate anymore and I get bored so fast. This happen to anyone else? I will probably just take a break from skating for a month or two then get back to it...
     
  11. thatkidyouknew

    thatkidyouknew Elite Member

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    skating for 5 years
    when it wasnt a trend
    current set up
    blank 7.5
    krux low
    hubba wheels 55mm
    black magic
    red bones
    shoes emericas renloyds
    filming set up
    trv900
    mk1
    two eight hour batts
    bescor
    20/40
    mad tapes
     
  12. 603

    603 Senior Member

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    darkstars suck balls
    and the i had the rippers in red and they gave me a hard on
     
  13. thatkidyouknew

    thatkidyouknew Elite Member

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    see this d00d know whats good
     
  14. Rulz

    Rulz Member

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    been skating since i was 12 (im 16 now)
    its like second nature to me
    and the one thing i would choose over graffiti

    my best trick is a nollie 360 flip
    biggest set is 11
    if there wasnt skating or graffiti in the world
    i may not be here right now
     
  15. thatkidyouknew

    thatkidyouknew Elite Member

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    an 11?
    i rember nollie heel fliping a 11 no joke
    but
    hand rails are played out!
    fuck them
    onebroken ankle
    on fractured ankle(left)
    and broken elbow
    whats the injury list on b/s?
     
  16. mosezone

    mosezone Senior Member

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    word, skating is the only thing i'm interested in more than graff. i actually did an eleven on christmas, i'm thinking about going back and 180'ing it. i've 180'ed a big nine, so the smallish 11 shouldn't be too bad. also, i've been skating wider boards more recently because they take like 5x longer to break.

    EDIT: as far as injuries go, i've been pretty lucky. i've sprained my left ankle suuuuper badly, and my right one sort of badly a few times. also, i've broken both wrists. but other than that, it's just mostly heel/palm bruises and some gnarly gashes.
     
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  17. thatkidyouknew

    thatkidyouknew Elite Member

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    brusied heels suck! if i had a doller for everytime that happend......
     
  18. cds_dogg665544

    cds_dogg665544 Senior Member

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    ive benn skateing for a year and a half ive stopped so many times all i can do is an ollie i can flip a heel flip but not land it i was hoping that me and my friend could skate all summer and spring break but hes moving thats my 4th friend that moved now i have none left..im really gonna need graffiti this year i love it so much i would mary it if i could
     
  19. aeSOP.314.

    aeSOP.314. Senior Member

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  20. thatkidyouknew

    thatkidyouknew Elite Member

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    yeah man i hear you skating everywhere was awsome hitting up all the spots on the way to another spot, i still skate to paint spots haha