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  1. Wish granted: Nats' Harper in Mag Body IssueRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 22 | ESPN

    The star Washington Nationals outfielder's off-field body of work includes a wish fulfilled: Harper is one of 24 athletes in the ESPN The Magazine Body Issue, online on July 6 and on newsstands July 10. Harper is joined by NBA stars Kevin Love of the Cleveland Cavaliers and DeAndre Jordan of the Los Angeles Clippers , New York Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr ., two-time WNBA All-Star Brittney Griner, USA women's soccer star Ali Krieger, Olympians Aly Raisman and Natalie Coughlin, and newly crowned French Open champion Stan Wawrinka . "I'm proud of my body, I'm proud of my sport, I'm proud of being a professional athlete," said Krieger, whose team is currently in the knockout rounds of the Women's World Cup.

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  2. Travel the Monon at midnight, if you dareRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 20 | The Indianapolis Star

    Next month, Indy will open its greenways to travel 24 hours a day, but reporter finds nighttime trail travel is far different than during the day. Travel the Monon at midnight, if you dare Next month, Indy will open its greenways to travel 24 hours a day, but reporter finds nighttime trail travel is far different than during the day.

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  3. Book details 40-year history of TrackerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 19 | The Coast News

    History, action sport and local legends all come together in the soon-to-be-released coffee table book "TRACKER - Forty Years of Skateboard History," available this summer. The book is for those who lived through the history of skateboarding and younger skaters with an interest in the sport's timeline of innovations and legends.

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  4. Tony Hawk responds to allegations made in All This MayhemRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 19 | Transworld

    "There's three sides to every story: there's my side, your side and the truth." -Tas Pappas, All This Mayhem The opening quote to last year's Tas and Ben Pappas documentary by Vice Films was rather telling.

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  5. Dew Tour veteran Ortiz excited for hometown returnRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 18 | Daily Herald

    ... 8 p.m. Saturday with rapper Logic is available, but tickets are required for it. TV: NBC will carry coverage of Skateboard Streetstyle at 2:30 p.m. Saturday. "It's amazing that they're having the Tour out here, especially because Dew Tour was kind ...

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  6. Bob Burnquist Could Either Skate at the Park, Or On This Floating Skate RampRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 18 | TechEBlog

    Bob Burnquist probably doesn't even need to step outside his house to skate his heart out, but even so, he decided to build a 7,300-pound floating ramp has been on Lake Tahoe. It took approximately 4-days and 300-hours to complete before it was lowered into the turquoise lake, and put to the test by the pro skateboarder.

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  7. As Dew Tour kicks off, businesses are ready to rollRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2013 | The Baltimore Sun

    Bucky Lasek of Baltimore, who placed second, reacts after nailing a run in the Skateboard Vert at the Pantech Beach Championships of the Dew Tour, in its second year at the oceanside resort community Saturday. Bucky Lasek of Baltimore, who placed second, reacts after nailing a run in the Skateboard Vert at the Pantech Beach Championships of the Dew Tour, in its second year at the oceanside resort community Saturday.

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  8. Suspect identified in attacks on Asian womenRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 18 | New York Post

    The man being sought in a series of brutal, targeted attacks on Manhattan Asian women is even more unhinged in his online postings - which include fawning selfies with celebrities and a suicidal rant in which he claims his neck is already in a noose. The fiend also described his plan of revenge against the Asian women who have romantically rejected him: bash "1 Million Noses" in an attack plan he chillingly calls, "The Nose Game."

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  9. Go Skateboarding Day 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 17 | Transworld

    ... SKATEBOARDING DAY ANNOUNCED Celebrate Skateboarding Worldwide on June 21, 2015 The International Association of Skateboard Companies (IASC) is proud to announce the 12th annual Go Skateboarding Day (GSD), slated to take place on the first day of ...

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  10. Sheckler takes bronze at X GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 17 | The Orange County Register

    The 25-year old skateboarder took the bronze medal in Men's Skateboard Street, falling one point behind silver and 12 points behind champion Nyjah Huston. After posting a score of 70.66 in his first run, Sheckler put himself on the podium with a second-run score of 82.00.

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  11. Wax On, Take Off: The Value of Choosing the Right WaxRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 17 | Transworld

    This story originally appeared in the November 2014 issue of TransWorld SNOWboarding and has been updated with the photos above. Ever pay 10 bucks for a rental shop tech to quickly run your board across a hot wax roller? If so, you might be surprised by how ridiculously scientific wax technology can be.

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  12. TWS 10: Dead Print MagsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 17 | Transworld

    ... print. 1. SKATEBOARDER (1964-1965, 1975-1983, 1997-2013) The original gangster. Skateboarder was the first ever skateboard magazine. After a stop and go in the '60s, Skateboarder rose in the '70s as magazine of record. Having ceased publication ...

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  13. There's No Such Thing As A Frontside IndyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 17 | Transworld

    ... misusing the term Indy for over two decades. Early freestyle snowboarders who skateboarded, naturally adopted skateboard trick names to describe what they were doing on the snow. Over time, many of these names have been used incorrectly, but none ...

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  14. Snowboard Grabs: MethodRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 17 | Transworld

    ... feet was "the best method" for winning this event. With this, the method grab was born. Christian Hosoi took the skateboard method to new heights, and snowboarders later adapted it to the mountain. Terry Kidwell's iconic methods on the Tahoe City ...

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  15. Mountain Dew rolls out a series of GIFs as Twitter goes autoplayRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 17 | SmartBrief

    Twitter has followed Facebook and Instagram by making its videos and GIFs autoplay. Mountain Dew appeared to be the first brand to take advantage, sending five tweets with GIFs showing a bottle of Baja Blast being poured from the sky, past a surfer and some volleyball players and into a man's mouth.

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  16. Spaces: Jordan Hoffart's Skate-able HomeRead the original story

    Monday Jun 15 | Hypebeast.com

    ... As Hoffart puts it, his favorite pieces are all "something with purpose from another life" and that includes a skateboard from the '50s with steel wheels, a railroad tie now used as a mantle, subway tiles that now fill his washroom, and his most ...

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  17. Skateboarding's Renaissance in San DiegoRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 13 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... their heads or pirouetting like ballerinas. But once pool skating came into the public eye - most notably through Skateboard Magazine's chronicling of "Team Zephyr" from Venice Beach - skateboarding suddenly had an edge sharp enough to slice a ...

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  18. View GalleryRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 13 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    Tony Hawk does a nose grind during the Clash at Clairemont at the Mission Valley YMCA Krause Family Skate & Bike Park in Clairemont. - K.C. Alfred / UT San Diego Steve Alba, known as Salba, skates in the pool during the Clash at Clairemont at the Mission Valley YMCA Krause Family Skate & Bike Park in Clairemont.

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  19. Dale Earnhardt Jr., Joey Logano nominated for Kids' Choice Sports AwardsRead the original story

    Friday Jun 12 | Auto Racing Daily

    NASCAR drivers Dale Earnhardt Jr. and Joey Logano are among the nominees in for 2015 Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Sports Awards. Kids have until July 9 to vote for the winner.

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  20. Jeff Grosso's Loveletters to Skateboarding, Freaks and GeeksRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 12 | Transworld

    Skateboarding has always attracted Outcasts and misfits. The kids who didn't make the team and didn't need a coach telling them to "play the 5th quarter." The people that keep skating real- This is a Love Letter to them- without them it might be all X-Games and Skate Coaches.

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