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skateboards

mini surfboard supported on roller-skate wheels; 1960s craze enjoyed renaissance. [Am. Hist.: Sann, 151–152]
See: Fads
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Driven by a rechargeable 100-watt electric motor, the skateboard reaches speeds of up to 10 mph and can run continuously for 40 minutes.
The team met with residents and held a workshop on basic skateboarding for 44 children, most of whom had never seen a skateboard before.
For those who don't have equipment, helmets, pads and skateboards are available for loan.
I started skating in about 1985 and have kept at it since then--over the years I've done all kinds of related things--running a skateshop, organising contests, MC'ing tours overseas, making skate videos and ultimately becoming the editor of the UK's longest running skateboard magazine 'Sidewalk'.
Shaun moves his skateboard in a similar way, but he says it's trickier to control than his snowboard.
Designs are available on a variety of products including skateboards, apparel, shoes and more, with many of the products customizable as to apparel style and skateboard shape.
I'm just glad I can now ride a skateboard like my other friends.
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Nasdaq:VFLX), a leading provider of recreational consumer products, and Bravo Sports, a privately held leading global manufacturer and marketer of branded and OEM hard goods, components and accessories for the skateboard and in-line skating markets, today announced they have entered into a definitive merger agreement under which Bravo Sports will acquire Variflex in an all-cash transaction valued at approximately $38 million.
ABCI's brand names include "Thruster(TM)" wakeboards, "Human(TM)" skateboards, "Republic(TM)" skateboards, "Competition Brand(TM)," "Kampus(TM)" wakeskates and "Real F8th.
In his latest effort "for the kids," Snoop Dogg released a line of skateboards to go along with his youth football and snowboard program.
We will continue to maximize market penetration and profitability through direct product sales of branded hard goods including snowboards, wakeboards and skateboards.