Skateboarding for Dummies (Paperback)

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A beginner's guide to skating for fun, fitness, and self-expression

Skateboarding For Dummies teaches you the basics of the fun and popular sport of skateboarding, so you can start shredding. Author Daewon Song has been a pro skateboarder for 30 years and is considered to be the most technically gifted skateboarder of all time. He is passionate about the sport and shares his enthusiasm and experience in this easy-to-read guide. Skateboarding is a fun, challenging, and inclusive sport that can also be a powerful outlet for self-expression. With this book, you'll learn cool tricks, safe skating, and skatepark etiquette. Plus, you'll discover how skateboarding can bring positivity to your life, building your confidence and self-esteem.

  • Shop for your first skateboard and essential accessories
  • Learn the basics of riding a skateboard at a skatepark
  • Get step-by-step instructions for performing classic tricks
  • Discover the history of skateboarding

Skateboarding is for everyone, regardless of age or background, and Skateboarding For Dummies is for anyone who wants to give this sport a try.

About the Author

Daewon Song is an American professional skateboarder. He was named the 2006 "Skater of the Year" by Thrasher magazine, one of the most significant honors in skateboarding. In 2011, Transworld SKATEboarding named Daewon the 29th most influential skateboarder of all time. Daewon co-owns Thank You Skateboards with fellow skater Torey Pudwill.

Product Details
ISBN: 9781119989929
ISBN-10: 1119989922
Publisher: For Dummies
Publication Date: June 5th, 2024
Pages: 320
Language: English