Australias brightest skateboarding
prospects are gathering in Melbourne for a historic launch of the Skateboard 2020 Commission as the sport begins preparing for its Olympic debut at the 2020 Tokyo Games.
is hip-hop to me, but skating is also rock and also metal.
As per Technavio analysts, the global skateboarding
equipment market will be driven by a number of growth factors during the forecast period, one of the most important being the increasing interest in different sports activities, including skateboarding
ABU DHABI I'm a small town guy from the part of Sweden with lots of thick forests and beautiful lakes called SmENland (like childrens play area at IKEA) that moved to the capital Stockholm at age 15 to study flight engineering and become a pilot, but that instead continued skateboarding
, got into IT and eventually ended up in Dubai.
The first of the stations was finger skateboarding
, where kids got to learn how to do skateboarding
tricks with their fingers using tiny skateboards.
While the book's crisp b&w photos, layout, and writing style are appropriate for middle school, there is also content inviting readers to ask critical questions about who controls skateboarding
and who benefits from the sport, making the book useful to high school and community college students, with no loss of comprehension for middle schoolers.
has experienced a renaissance in popularity over the last decade or so that has seen it grow into a multi-million dollar industry, when one factors in sales of related merchandise such as clothing and accessories.
is a fast-growing popular activity in this country and this how-to manual comes from a two-time world champion freestyle skateboarder who has performed all the skateboarding
stunt scenes for Michel J.
An Embassy Tunis sports diplomacy program used skateboarding
to bridge cultural and linguistic barriers, and introduced Tunisian youth to a new side of America.
It might be that way sometimes, but skateboarding
has taken a turn in recent years, becoming a mainstream form of recreation, even for preschoolers, and sometimes their parents.
Kidsworld caught up with the UK-based skater to get the low-down on how you can follow in Ben's footsteps and turn your love of skateboarding
into a lifelong career.
Kids' bedroom walls were plastered with skateboard posters and calendars, many of them featuring America's skateboarding
superstars like Mad Dog Alva and Stacey Peralta who earned about pounds 50,000 a year.