Skate the World: Photographing One World of Skateboarding


National Geographic - Now, in his first book, Mehring invites us along on his thrilling photo adventures on six continents around the world. Featuring stars like tony hawk, nyjah huston, mehring’s images have been published in top skateboarding magazines, and Eric Koston, and ESPN named him one of the sport’s ten most influential people.

. With an adrenaline rush on every page, this book celebrates the joy of skateboarding and its power to inspire young people to overcome obstacles—on the board and off. By capturing these experiences on camera and including complementary images contributed by other top skate photographers, Mehring presents an exciting and artful look at skate culture around the world.

Skate the World: Photographing One World of Skateboarding - Hit the streets with 200 exhilarating photographs that take us from New York to Hong Kong to Istanbul and beyond. In this dynamic national geographic sports photography collection of the world’s greatest professional skateboarders in action, award-winning photographer Jonathan Mehring sets out to capture the heart and soul of skate culture.

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Locals Only: California Skateboarding 1975-1978


AMMO Books - One afternoon in 1975, a young photographer named Hugh Holland drove up Laurel Canyon Boulevard in Los Angeles and encountered skateboarders carving up the drainage ditches along the side of the canyon. With their requisite bleached blonde hair, tanned bodies, tube socks and Vans, these young outsiders are masterfully captured against a sometimes harsh but always sunny Southern California landscape in LOCALS ONLY.

Immediately transfixed by their grace and athleticism, he knew he had found an amazing subject. Locals only features more than 120 beautiful color images plus a Q+A format interview with the artist. Used book in Good Condition. From these suburban backyard haunts to the asphalt streets that connected them, this was the place that created the legendary Dogtown and Z-Boys skateboarders.

Locals Only: California Skateboarding 1975-1978 - Although not a skateboarder himself, for the next three years Holland never tired of documenting skateboarders surfing the streets of Los Angeles, parts of the San Fernando Valley, and as far away as San Francisco and Baja California, Venice Beach, Mexico. During the mid-1970s, southern california was experiencing a serious drought, leaving an abundance of empty swimming pools available for trespassing skateboarders to practice their tricks.

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Impossible: Rodney Mullen, Ryan Sheckler, And The Fantastic History Of Skateboarding


Lyons Press - The impossible aims to get skateboarding right. Used book in Good Condition. Journalist cole louison gets inside the history, culture, and major personalities of skating.

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Skateboarding: Book of Tricks Start-Up Sports


Tracks Publishing - Included are riding basics and tips for controlling fear, visualizing, and focusing. The mechanics of the sport are also covered, and the various wheels, bearings, including types of boards available, and skateboarding surfaces. Used book in Good Condition. Sequential shots detail every move needed to successfully re-create the various skateboarding tricks.

The tricks run the gamut from classic old school to modern with an emphasis on diversification, creativity, and originality. Serious skaters looking for unusual and innovative tricks will find them in this skateboarding instructional guide.

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Thrasher


High Speed Productions - Each issue is packed with interviews of skateboarding s biggest stars. Since 1981 thrasher-the skateboarder s Bible-has been the realest, rawest, edgiest magazine on the planet. Used book in Good Condition.

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Disposable: A History of Skateboard Art


Gingko Press Inc. - Longtime skateboard artist sean cliver put together this staggering survey of over 1, 000 skateboard graphics from the last 30 years, creating an indispensable insiders' history as he did so. Alongside his own history, barry mcgee, steve caballero, Ed Templeton, Sean has assembled a wealth of recollections and stories from prominent artists and skateboarders such as: Andy Howell, and Tony Hawk.

The end result is a fascinating historical account of art in the skateboard subculture, as told by those directly involved with shaping its legendary creative face. Used book in Good Condition.

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Tony Hawk: Professional Skateboarder


It Books - In this young adult autobiography, Tony Hawk shares the stories from his life that have helped him become a skateboarding hero. Classmates teased him because of his interest in an ′uncool′ sport. Instead of retaliating with violence, he practised even more. ReganBooks. Hawk speaks of being a super-competitive ′demon′ child who found peace while on a skateboard.

With his story, he will inspire a younger generation of fans to stand up for what they believe in and follow their dreams. Ages 8-12 used book in Good Condition.

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Skateboarder Retro Vintage T-Shirt Skateboarding Tee


Skater Retro Vintage Skateboarder Gift Shirt - Perfect gift or present for any occasion such as a birthday gift, Mothers Day, Women, Ladies, Boys, Guys, Girls, Fathers Day for Men, Christmas present or Thanksgiving, Women, Teens or Kids. Lightweight, Classic fit, Double-needle sleeve and bottom hem. Vintage and retro skateboard shirt with skateboarder doing a kickflip Trick.

American usa skate boarding shirt Skater Tee Skate Board Novelty Shirt for Extreme Sports / Sport Fans. Vintage and Retro Style Skateboarding T Shirt. Lightweight, Classic fit, Double-needle sleeve and bottom hem. ReganBooks. Funny vintage and retro american usa style skateboard shirts. Used book in Good Condition.

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The Mutt: How to Skateboard and Not Kill Yourself


It Books - At the age of 13, Rodney took the freestyle skating world by storm. The videos in his series Rodney Versus Daewon are among the most popular skateboard videos ever produced. It Books. Used book in Good Condition. After years of stress and conflict, Rodney gave in and promised his father he'd quit for good. So rodney picked up his board and started from scratch.

Perfect gift or present for any occasion such as a birthday gift, Guys, Fathers Day for Men, Girls, Boys, Mothers Day, Christmas present or Thanksgiving, Women, Ladies, Women, Teens or Kids. Lightweight, Classic fit, Double-needle sleeve and bottom hem. But by the time he finally broke free from his suffocating and abusive home life, the popularity of freestyle had waned and given way to vert and street styles.

The Mutt: How to Skateboard and Not Kill Yourself - Vintage and Retro Style Skateboarding T Shirt. Today rodney is more popular than ever. He won 35 world titles in less than five years. The world–champion freestyle skateboarder and the man who brought the ollie – the trick that revolutionised the sport by taking it from the ground to the air – to street skating shares the history of skateboarding, as he tells the dramatic story of his life.

With the help of mentor mike Ternansky, Rodney used his freestyle background to usher in a whole new era of street skating. ReganBooks. Lightweight, Classic fit, Double-needle sleeve and bottom hem.

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Vans: Off the Wall 50th Anniversary Edition


Abrams - It Books. This updated edition, brings to life the vans community of boarders, musicians, published to coincide with the brand’s 50th anniver­sary, artists, and street culture, bikers, and the iconic shoes its members love to wear. Perfect gift or present for any occasion such as a birthday gift, Fathers Day for Men, Women, Girls, Mothers Day, Ladies, Women, Christmas present or Thanksgiving, Boys, Guys, Teens or Kids.

Lightweight, Classic fit, Double-needle sleeve and bottom hem. Vintage and retro skateboard shirt with skateboarder doing a kickflip Trick. American usa skate boarding shirt Skater Tee Skate Board Novelty Shirt for Extreme Sports / Sport Fans. Used book in Good Condition. ReganBooks. A celebration, chronicle, and must-have for vans sneakers fans, Vans: Off the Wall offers vivid photography and the compelling story of a casual canvas shoe and a DIY spirit that helped turn pop culture inside out.

Vans: Off the Wall 50th Anniversary Edition - Vintage and Retro Style Skateboarding T Shirt. Abrams. Lightweight, Classic fit, Double-needle sleeve and bottom hem. Funny vintage and retro american usa style skateboard shirts. With oral his­tories from tony alva, oliver peck, joel tudor, stacy peralta, steve Caballero, and others—as well as two new chapters of original material—Vans: Off the Wall provides an intimate, visually stunning account of how the company has changed the face of pop culture since its founding in 1966.

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The Disposable Skateboard Bible


Gingko Press Inc. - Used book in Good Condition. ReganBooks. While disposable was beautiful, capturing the essence of the aesthetic, The Disposable Skateboard Bible sets out to be the ultimate guide. The author's industry insider status in 1989 he landed his first job as a designer at Powell-Peralta allows him to guide readers through the culture and experience, the art and the mania of the skate world with authority and expertise.

Ever the completist, the gaping omissions in the first book gnawed at him and drove him to envision compiling the ultimate encyclopedia of Skateboard decks. Vintage and Retro Style Skateboarding T Shirt. Perfect gift or present for any occasion such as a birthday gift, Girls, Christmas present or Thanksgiving, Boys, Women, Fathers Day for Men, Guys, Women, Mothers Day, Ladies, Teens or Kids.

The Disposable Skateboard Bible - Lightweight, Classic fit, Double-needle sleeve and bottom hem. With the release of disposable - a history of Skateboard Art in 2004, author Sean Cliver made a brilliant attempt at artfully cataloging every important skateboard deck ever released. Abrams. While the boards take center stage, fascinating vignettes and recollections by an A-list of skateboarding personalities from Tony Hawk to Mike Vallely, Mark Gonzales to Stacy Peralta and more.

It Books. Funny vintage and retro american usa style skateboard shirts. Used book in Good Condition.

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