There’s something about watching Ishod Wair stomp shit out to Raewkwon & Fat Joe that always amps me to skate. Maybe it’s his effortless style and arm-steez ble…
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If you’re interested in skateboard culture or history, Jeff Grosso’s Loveletters to Skateboarding presented by Vans are a must watch. In this installment he covers father and son skateboard duos, and finds out first hand what it’s like to be raised by The Birdman. Check it out as he interviews the Hawks, Olsons, Millers and more. Watch here.
Skating is getting older. Pro skaters are having kids who rip and even a few who have turned pro. Grosso sits down with the Olsons, Hawks, Millers, Albas to find out how he can raise his own son to be a skater.
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