Skateboarder's Start-Up (2nd ed.)

A Beginner's Guide to Skateboarding

by Doug Werner,

Series: Start-Up Sports series

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ISBNs
  • 1884654649
  • 9781884654343
  • 9781884654640
  • 9781884654954
  • 9781884654947

Providing updated and revised chapters on safety, equipment, and basic skills, this instructional guide discusses the fundamentals of skateboarding. Presented in a helpful question and answer format, beginners will find information on buying a first board, where to plant one’s feet, how to stay safe while learning new stunts, and the history of this exciting sport. From ollies to kickturns, detailed techniques are presented on the 15 tricks every skater should know. Honest and humorous interviews with skating professionals are included, along with an invaluable list of resourcesincluding books, camps, museums, skate parks, shops, websites, and magazines. With more than 500 new images, step-by-step instructions and photographs illustrate the foolproof methods to turn skateboarding novices into experts.

  • Tracks Publishing; October 2009
  • ISBN: 9781884654640
  • Edition: 2
  • Read online, or download in secure PDF or secure ePub format
  • Title: Skateboarder's Start-Up
  • Series: Start-Up Sports series
  • Author: Doug Werner; Steve Badillo
  • Imprint: Tracks Publishing
Subject categories
ISBNs
  • 1884654649
  • 9781884654343
  • 9781884654640
  • 9781884654954
  • 9781884654947
Subject categories
ISBNs
  • 1884654649
  • 9781884654343
  • 9781884654640
  • 9781884654954
  • 9781884654947