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Skateboarding is an extreme sport which continues to gain popularity over the years. Whether you enjoy riding a skateboard or not, it is fun to watch the amazing tricks skateboard enthusiasts can perform. You can ask questions in this category about the art and the sport of skateboarding.

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Can skateboarding stop global warming?

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Skateboarding alone cannot stop global warming, but it can contribute to reducing carbon emissions by providing an alternative means of transportation that is more environmentally friendly than driving cars. Additionally, raising awareness about sustainability through skateboarding events and campaigns can help inspire action towards addressing climate change.

What kind of wood is a skate made of?

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Skateboards are typically made of multiple layers of maple wood that are glued together to create a strong and flexible deck. Maple is a popular choice for skateboard decks due to its durability and ability to withstand the high impact and stress of skateboarding tricks.

What is the coolest skateboarding trick?

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One of the coolest skateboarding tricks is the kickflip, where the skateboard rotates 360 degrees along its axis while flipping beneath the skater's feet. It requires a combination of skill, timing, and precision to perform successfully.

Who are the top ten hottest skateboarders?

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It is subjective to determine the "hottest" skateboarders as attractiveness is based on personal preference. However, some popular and well-known skateboarders include Nyjah Huston, Leticia Bufoni, Lizzie Armanto, Sean Malto, and Ishod Wair.

What is the best skateboard deck brand?

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The best skateboard deck brand is subjective and can vary depending on personal preferences. Some popular and reputable brands include Powell Peralta, Santa Cruz, Element, and Girl Skateboards. It's important to choose a brand that aligns with your skating style and preferences.

Who is the hottest pro-skater ever?

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It's subjective, but some of the most well-known pro-skaters that are often considered attractive include Nyjah Huston, Ryan Sheckler, Leticia Bufoni, and Sean Malto.

What lubricant makes bearings go fastest on a skateboard?

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Silicone-based lubricants are commonly used to make skateboard bearings go faster. They reduce friction between the bearings and allow them to spin smoothly and quickly. Be sure to use a lubricant specifically designed for skateboard bearings to ensure optimal performance.

What is the difference between surf wax and curb wax?

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Surf wax is used on surfboards to increase traction and grip on the board while riding waves. Curb wax, on the other hand, is used on skateboard curbs to help reduce friction between the curb and skateboard wheels for smoother grinds and slides.

How do you make friends at the skatepark?

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To make friends at the skatepark, start by being friendly and striking up conversations with other skaters. Show interest in their tricks or equipment, ask for tips or advice, and be open to sharing your own experiences. Participating in group activities or events at the skatepark can also help you connect with others and build friendships.

How many people have landed a 900 degree turn in skateboarding?

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Only a few skateboarders have successfully executed a 900-degree turn. Tony Hawk famously landed the first 900 in competition in 1999, and a handful of others have also achieved this feat, including Shaun White and Tom Schaar.

How many people die a year in skateboarding accidents?

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On average, around 100 people die each year from skateboarding accidents. It is important to wear protective gear and follow safety guidelines while skateboarding to reduce the risk of injury or death.

Who holds the record for the highest kickflip in the world?

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The record for the highest kickflip in the world is held by Aldrin Garcia, who achieved a jump height of 45 inches in 2011.

What is Tony Hawk's favorite color?

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Blue , Red , and Purple

Is it ok to wear boxers while skateboarding?

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NO! where tighty-whiteys or compression shorts

What is the mass of a skateboard?

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ounces,tons, or pound

What is the best scooter ever?

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arne

How do you unlock the factory in tony hawks project 8?

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just do around 15 challenges. I beat the game in about a month.

How do you wax a skateboard?

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To take wax off a surfboard you need to leave it in the sun for half an hour, so that the wax melts. You can sometimes simply wipe/scrape it off with a wax comb or a butter knife carefully. To get the last remanants of wax off orange oil works well (with little orange man picture on front). If it was a surfboard you could try a little turps, but i would use turps sparingly on a body board as it coulc eat away at the foam,

Will there be a skate 4?

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There has been no official release yet about the next installment of Skate 4, but the earliest possible release would be on 2013 or late 2014, hopefully. For now let's just hope EA would break it's silence, because fans can't wait any more longer. If you want exclusive access about news and rumors about Skate4, this site has exclusive access: http://www.skate4.net/skate-4-release-date/

How do you walk on tony hawk's proving ground?

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you must choose a career path for your skater. You can choose hardcore, rigger, or career. career missions are green, hardcore orange, and rigger purple

How do you be a girl in tony hawk's American wasteland?

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You cant make your storymode person a girl.

Where can you buy a ouija board?

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You can purchase one at any major retail store or you can make your own with numbers one through ten, the alphabet, yes, no, hello and goodbye. If you don't say goodbye the spirit is still present.

How do you get the wheels on a Tech Deck?

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you can take a 4 pencil white erasers from the pencil or any color then take a drillbit that will make a hole out of itbut make the hole is really cleanthen take a 1/8 drillbit drill the eraser about an half oh ya when you cut the eraser make sure use a blade so if will be the same size and ya that's it make sure drill all the pelcil erasers

How do you build a quarter pipe?

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Building a quarter pipe is very hard. You have to have the right tools and the wood has to be bent just the right way so it doesn't break. It would be easier to order online or go to a sporting goods store that might have one.