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...

Coca-Cola bets on energy drinks with Monster stake

...United States. Monster Beverage Corp., meanwhile, has cultivated a loyal fan base in part by focusing its marketing on skateboarding, snowboarding and other sports events.When asked during a conference call with reporters whether Coca-Cola had pursued...

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...

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...

American Muslims evolving with the times

...unorthodox takes on staples of American pop culture. A recent controversial YouTube video, for example, shows Muslim hipsters skateboarding in head scarves and skinny jeans as Jay-Z's Somewhere in America blasts in the background.Nearly 40 percent of the...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...