Skateboarder's Start-Up 2nd Edition: A Beginner's Guide to Skateboarding (Large Print 16pt)

Skateboarder's Start-Up 2nd Edition: A Beginner's Guide to Skateboarding (Large Print 16pt)

by Steve Badillo Doug Werner
     
 

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.… See more details below

Overview

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 resources - including 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.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781458785398
Publisher:
ReadHowYouWant, LLC
Publication date:
07/28/2010
Pages:
206
Product dimensions:
7.00(w) x 10.00(h) x 0.44(d)

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