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Intense skaters create a moving half-pipe on some train tracks

Now these guys really know how to stretch the limits of skating.


All This Mayhem (2014)

All This Mayhem is a searing account of what happens when raw talent and extreme personalities collide. In this unflinching, never-before-seen account of drugs and the dark side of professional skateboarding, brothers Tas and Ben Pappas’ intense bond and charisma take them from the pinnacle of their sport into a spiraling world of self-destruction.  579 more words

Film Review

Skates in Uganda

Yann Gross, a photographer photographed a group of skateboarders in   Kitintale, a suburban area in Kampala. They built the first and only half pipe in Uganda. 79 more words

Bad grinding day

 Well yesterday was a good skateboarding day overall, but a terrible grinding day. I had many hard falls but these 2 pictures up top had to be the hardest I’ve had in a long while. 145 more words


Towards a Sociology of the 'Non-Self': Part 1

In recent years we have witnessed a significant growth in practices such as yoga, and meditation as  ways of dealing with the stresses and strains of modern life. 890 more words

The Philadelphia Experiment (skateboarding)

The Philadelphia Experiment was a military program reportedly carried out in the Philadelphia Naval Shipyard around October of 1943. It is alleged that naval destroyer USS Eldridge was rendered invisible, allowing it to be hidden from enemy devices. 108 more words