Skateboarder's Start-up: A Beginner's Guide to Skateboarding

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Tracks Pub., 2000 - Sports & Recreation - 144 pages
Aimed at the novice and intermediate level skaters, this guide provides expert advice on safety, equipment and basic riding techniques for skateboarding. It includes 14 tricks that every aficionado should know.

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Safety is in your Head
Skateboardanatomy of
Getting a Feel for It

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About the author (2000)

Doug Werner is the author of all 12 titles in the Start-Up Sports series. He lives in La Jolla, California.

Steve Badillo has coauthored three top-selling skateboarding guides, including "Skateboarder's Start-Up,"" Skateboarding: Book of Tricks,"" "and "Skateboarding: New Levels. "He has worked as a stunt double and actor in numerous commercials and films featuring skateboarding, including "Lords of Dogtown. "He lives in Ventura, California. Doug Werner has coauthored five skateboarding guides and a dozen other sport-instruction guides, including the Start-Up Sports(R) series. He lives in Chula Vista, California.

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