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SK8ER BOIZ

SK8ER BOIZ by Christopher Sullivan – Skateboarding Saves Spotlight 5 (1)

SK8ER BOIZ Introduction SK8ER BOIZ, written by Christopher Sullivan, takes place during what I see as the Golden Era of Skateboarding (90-2005). The story of SK8ER BOIZ begins in 2001. A brief description: After two teen skaters form a secret romance, they’re forced to hide their relationship and navigate their fluid sexual identities into their …

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Skateboarding Websites and Writers Worth Mention

Skateboarding Websites & Writers Worth Mention 5 (1)

Skateboarding Websites… First a Foreword… After gaining some recognition with Feedspot I felt that it is time to have my own list of sorts where I can give credit where I believe it is due. If there is one thing in life that I am, it’s an Observer. Being an Observer helps me to be …

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Depression, it’s The Worst – B. The Old Man from Sugarland 5 (6)

B. The Old Man from Sugarland You can check him out on IG for further inspiration: https://www.instagram.com/encourage_skateboarding/ The Worst – Depression The worst was when I couldn’t get out of bed. The depression was paralyzing and crippling; I couldn’t face the world, I couldn’t face responsibilities and accountability for my own actions, I couldn’t face …

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Community

The Importance of Skateboarding in the Community 5 (3)

Where it all began starts with Community and Unity When I started skating at 5 I was a clueless towheaded little boy with a fish-shaped Nash board that was as flat as the South Florida streets I rode… Zero concave board, zero hills, zero skaters, zero skate parks. I had never seen anyone skateboard in …

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