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Are Camp Woodward Sessions Really Worth $900?

Written by: Rob DunfeyWhen I was sixteen years old, I went to Camp Woodward. My parents coughed up $900 and put me on a plane to State College, PA. I had been skateboarding for several years and had seen this place in PA Farm Country on TV. When I got to the Camp, I went…

How Much do Skateboard Lessons Cost?

This page is to summarize the average costs for skateboarding lessons. Skateboard Classes $95-595. – Small group classes at the local YMCA and public recreation departments are usually the least expensive options. They are generally in the price range of $95-195. The typical class has about five sessions. Private camps through skateparks and skateboard schools…

Show Your Stuff! Amateur Skateboarding Competitions

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It’s been a long and controversial journey, but a proposal to make skateboarding an Olympic sport in 2020 is finally here. With the recent Olympic developments and lots of professional events going on-from the recently finished X Games to the upcoming Vans Pro Skate Park Tour-competition fever is in the air. What’s a better motivation…

Watch Tony Hawk and Jaws Skate in Zero Gravity

by Ron Darian Tony Hawk and Aaron “Jaws” Homoki have battled gravity their whole lives and now, they finally get a chance to skate without gravity. The result was perhaps a more difficult skate environment than imagined. Their experience was captured by Sony and 900 Films.

5 Surprising Facts About Pros You Know

by Ruben Najera If Skateboarding is everything then what comes second? We all come to a point in our skateboarding when we get hurt, sidelined or just plain need a small break. Its normal. It may not be for very long, but have you ever wondered what some of our industries most recognizable pros do…

Top 6 Gnarliest Hill Bombs!

by Ruben Najera Nuge bombing the fifth steepest street in AmericaBomb hills not countries! Thats a phrase I remember hearing or seeing somewhere at some point in time on some skate related product and I always thought it was awesome. By now many of you should have seen Don the “Nuge” Nguyen recent hill bombed…

Korean Longboard Dancing Girl Breaks the Internet

By McKenna Marsden There’s more than one kind of skateboarding. Longboard dancing, which involves doing actual dance steps on a moving longboard, is taking off with some girls in Korea-and while it may be lower impact than trick-heavy skateboarding, there’s no denying there’s some serious skill and finesse going on here. Hyo Joo Ko (you…

Top 6 Gnarliest Hill Bombs!

by Ruben Najera Nuge bombing the fifth steepest street in AmericaBomb hills not countries! Thats a phrase I remember hearing or seeing somewhere at some point in time on some skate related product and I always thought it was awesome. By now many of you should have seen Don the “Nuge” Nguyen recent hill bombed…