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post #1 of 211 (permalink) Old 04-01-2009, 11:46 AM Thread Starter
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Skateboarding!

Now that the snow is gone, or if you have snow and you get to ride at an indoor park, lets talk skateboarding.

I just tightened down my hardware and was busting out some simple tricks in my room better than I think I ever have. Still having issues with the kickflip, I always rotate doubles or triples and I cant control it. however I got my heelflips on lock so Im all good.

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might just be that you need to slow it down to get the right rotation.

I'm really stoked to go skating too, but it just snowed again today! This year i'm going to really try and lock down my tail slides and learn how to ollie on an uphill angle on to an object.

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I honestly just broke out a board for the first time in yrs...

Kickflips and 180 flips are still pretty routine (surprised!!!)... 360 flips are a little more difficult and impossibles are there, but just barely.

I haven't been to any curbs, steps, gaps, etc yet, nor have I been to any parks, but that will happen within the next couple of weeks... keep me in your prayers!
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I dont know what it is, Im trying to just land a normal kickflip. But I just landed a double varial..... its sweet, but I just want to land a regular kickflip. one rotation and I cant do it

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sector 9 longboard and the last deck i bought in college. not even sure what it is anymore. but i'm kinda determined to bust it out and start skating again this year.

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Been skating all season long, just pumped i don't have to wear a hoody and gloves anymore. I'm working on hardflips and a couple of new ledge tricks.

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Longboarding too, Ive got a Sector 9 bomb hills deck. 46in longboard, I just like cruising, push carving messin around. and getting up into the bluffs around here and bombing some hills too

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The Dinosaur Jr. one is sweet, I fucking love that band.

I've been thinking about getting an old school board too, for cruising bowls
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kracked skullz scimitar 42"
randall r-II 180s
lime big zigs

honestly the sickest setup possible for the price for a drop thru deck..



next setup my buddy just hooked me up with for free
element fiberlight deck
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