any skateboarders on here?

Discussion in 'Lounge & Gossip' started by ad_eg, Monday 2nd Nov, 2009.

  1. ad_eg Valued Contributor ★ ★ ★ ☆ ☆

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    as above just wondering if there is any. seen a few bmxers on here etc. but no skaters?
     
  2. Loony Club Veteran ★ ★ ★ ★ ★

    I used to skate quite a lot..now its on and off, winter is a bit shit for it. I do like to go out for a skate every other weekend :Grin:


    theres a photo thread...upload some if you have any


    edit: linky


    http://www.civiclife.net/forum/showthread.php?t=17870&highlight=skateboarding
     
  3. jayEG6 Top Contributor ★ ★ ★ ★ ☆

  4. robdob437 Valued Contributor ★ ★ ★ ☆ ☆

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    if anyone is a skater with no board i have a board that I've barely used. DNA Deck 7.6inch in width. it's got 54 stereo wheels, bones red bearings and mid royal trucks.


    pm me if you want to buy it :Smile:
     
  5. natune Club Veteran ★ ★ ★ ★ ★

    woop i skate :Grin: not so much any more.. but i still do every now and then!
     
  6. robdob437 Valued Contributor ★ ★ ★ ☆ ☆

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    i was born on roller skates but thought i wiould be able to hack skateboarding. how wrong i was!
     
  7. Tobiasnugent Club Veteran ★ ★ ★ ★ ★

    i use to skate i had a rare Flip Bubblegum deck. Truth is i was pretty poor. And only learned to kickflip when i stopped skating and now i find it easier !! haha
     
  8. Jono Club Veteran ★ ★ ★ ★ ★

    That sounds gnarly dude
     
  9. Callum. Top Contributor ★ ★ ★ ★ ☆

    I skated for 5 years, got sponsered. broke my ankle. twice, dislocated shoulder twice, and lots of bruised ego at competitions mainly. I still do it, but it's alllllllll just for fun and to chill now.


    I have some videos on a friends account but it's SEVERELY toned down from 2 years ago.
     
  10. Jasonday2007 Club Veteran ★ ★ ★ ★ ★

    I skate, well haven't in a little while atm, still got a broken trucks from doing too many heavy footed pole jam reverts lol.


    Will sort it out soon mind, need to hit dawlish skatepark again!


    Saying that I'm heading down tht way tonight till tomorrow :Wink:


    I'd say I'm alright, can do all the usual flips, tre flips and done an 11 stair back afew years ago.
     
  11. Callum. Top Contributor ★ ★ ★ ★ ☆

    I did two 14 flights and stuck flips down both aswell. did hand rails etc etc, three flipped southbanks seven in london, nollied ldn bridge 14 along with sticking a nollie fflip down it and snapping the deck.
     
  12. Sandy. Club Veteran ★ ★ ★ ★ ★

    Used to skate still got my set-up in the shed nearly new, getting back into bmx again.
     
  13. jayEG6 Top Contributor ★ ★ ★ ★ ☆

    anyone ever been ROM skatepark that was/is the local :Smile:
     
  14. NeilVtec Club Veteran ★ ★ ★ ★ ★

    skating ftw !
     
  15. likekites Club Veteran ★ ★ ★ ★ ★

    plank pusher here
     
  16. likekites Club Veteran ★ ★ ★ ★ ★

    playstation skatepark (1 and then ps2 after they refurbed it) both of which were incredible, and weymouth skatepark was always tasty when i still had alot fo time to get out on the plank
     
  17. Jared Club Veteran ★ ★ ★ ★ ★

    i can play sk8board games lol but BMX and sk8s FTW :Grin:
     
  18. Jasonday2007 Club Veteran ★ ★ ★ ★ ★

    I flipped southbank 7 back on a filming trip to london 2 years ago, did it in a line along with a nollie krook on the funky block jst before.


    Playstation was good about 5 years ago, Patrick melcher gave me his black label board after a demo thingy :Smile:


    Looks like I'm not gonna be hitting up exeter/dawlish now.... bloody rain and thunder storms :Frown:
     
  19. Basil Senior Member ★ ★ ☆ ☆ ☆

    Used to skate everyday but as you get older and get a job it gets hard to fit it in and you just can't be arsed lol
     
  20. Jasonday2007 Club Veteran ★ ★ ★ ★ ★

    too true... quite sad really... my job is really fucking me off,


    won't even let me take a couple of weeks off this year pre manic season after xmas.


    sucks donkey dick!