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Chris Cole benefiting from skateboarding success

...Chris Cole didn't get into pro street skateboarding for the money. The money happened...He's the defending Street League Skateboarding champion and is favored to dominate...winner-take-all final of Street League Skateboarding. Earlier in the summer, he finally...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-03-14/chris-cole-benefitin
Rejects proposed skateboarding ban

Re your recent article on skateboarding in the downtown area: (The Augusta Commission's proposed skateboarding ban) is absolutely ludicrous. While...businesses such as Ray-Gun, which sells skateboarding paraphernalia and is based in downtown...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1996/12/14/edi_201299.shtml
Editorials
Life rarely slows down for skateboarding star White

...ANGELES --- Shaun White has concocted an elaborate skateboarding trick he's hoping to debut at the X Games this...transition between sports. He doesn't do much skateboarding during snowboarding season, which means each spring...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2011-07-29/life-rarely-slows-down-skateboard
Columbia County building BMX, skateboarding facilities

...project because the ever-growing local skateboarding community has seen many that weren't...It's exciting) to us in the skateboarding world in Augusta," he said, adding...Taxslayer.com, competed on an amateur skateboarding level for several years. He expects...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-12-27/columbia-county-building-bmx-
Paralympian's next goal is big win on dance floor

...and to be involved in it and then to get a gold medal in the end is great," said Strong, who was set for a career in skateboarding before a drunk driver struck him on a motorcycle."After my accident and losing my leg, snowboarding gave much more to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2014-03-14/paralympians-next-goal-b
In some places skateboarding trumps Little League

...Forget Little League: In some areas, skateboarding is now the sport of choice. Clad in...Girls Learn to Ride, which teaches skateboarding and other action sports to females. "Skateboarding is a way for them to express who they...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/08/17/liv_425555.shtml
Life & style
Skateboarding ban is debated

...resident Ed Bartley, 20, who got a skateboard from his dad when he was 8 and has been skating ever since. For Mr. Thomas, skateboarding is a hobby that's also turned into a business. He charges $3 a day for most skateboarders to use the ramp at his store...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1996/12/15/met_201352.shtml
Metro
Skateboard proposals considered

The debate over skateboarding in downtown Augusta continued Monday...thing like prohibiting people from skateboarding downtown." "Why don't they...to the skateboarders to see how skateboarding could fit into the recreation program...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1996/12/24/met_201661.shtml
Metro
Aiken Skate Park has seen lots of action

...When Tony Carnes first started skateboarding in the mid-1970s, there were...Carnes said he decided to take up skateboarding again after seeing the movie...show off their skills during a skateboarding contest Saturday, Sept. 23...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/08/30/aik_94475.shtml
Brothers hone skills, encourage others at Skate City

Skateboarding is notorious for hard knocks, but...at Lakeside High School, has been skateboarding since he was in third grade, and...Ga., and Greenville, S.C. Skateboarding is an art and a sport, Mr. Zwartz...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/07/29/xtr_467418.shtml
Xtreme