Garrett Butler (Street Articles Author)

Where Did Skateboarding Come From
A Little History Let me take you back to the 1950's before punk rock. Before even Skater shoes and tight jeans. Here we will find out Where did skateboarding come from? It was the time of the surfer, It was sunny California where it all started. Imagine literally hundreds of…
By:  in  Recreation and Sports  >  Skateboarding   Aug 30, 2011  
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The Best Skateboard Deck Brands
INTRO So what are the best skateboard deck brands? well before we dive into this major subject lets name off all the brands out there. THE BRANDS Zero, Habitat, Plan B, Element, Powell, Blind, Birdhouse, Girl and Chocolate, Toy Machine, LIB Technologies, Alien Witch is the best skateboard deck brands?…
By:  in  Recreation and Sports  >  Skateboarding   Aug 30, 2011  
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Skateboarding In Winter Sucks
Intro So, why does skateboard in winter suck? Well for one your poor skateboard! the bolts can rust, if its raining your deck will get softer and even break. On top of all this there's only a few ways you can make it better and they all cost money. Your…
By:  in  Recreation and Sports  >  Skateboarding   Aug 29, 2011  
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Skateboarding In the Olympics?
Will It Ever Happen? Well the answer my surprise you. The fact is right now that its no longer a question of is it? No, now its a question of when is skateboarding in the Olympics. What most skateboarders are thinking about skateboarding in the Olympics is simple for the…
By:  in  Recreation and Sports  >  Skateboarding   Aug 29, 2011  
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Aluminum Skateboards Vs Wooden Skateboards
Are aluminum skateboards any good? Well first off we have to know what aluminum is in the first place before we can say anything. Thefreedictionary website says "aluminum is A silvery-white, ductile metallic element, the most abundant in the earth's crust but found only in combination, chiefly in bauxite." What…
By:  in  Recreation and Sports  >  Skateboarding   Aug 24, 2011  
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