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Memorial Remembers Star Basketball Player Who Died From Skateboarding Fall

Family and classmates bid a tearful farewell to an Inland Empire high school basketball star who died from an accident off the court.

18 hours ago

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Star High School Athlete Rushed To Hospital After Skateboarding Accident

A high school basketball star was rushed to the hospital Wednesday after hitting his head while skateboarding.

07/16/2014

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10-Year-Old Skating Phenom Suffers Concussion In Collision

A skateboarding collision was captured on video, in which a 10-year old suffered a concussion that may have been deadly, if not for his safety equipment.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/23/2014

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Pro Skateboarder Pleads Guilty In Domestic Violence Case

Punk rock singer and professional skateboarder Duane Thomas Peters pleaded guilty Wednesday to a charge of domestic violence involving an incident with his live-in girlfriend at the home in Long Beach.

04/09/2014

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Punk Rocker, Pro Skateboarder Duane Peters Arrested On Domestic Violence Charge

Peters was being held at the Long Beach jail in lieu of $50,000 bail.

02/09/2014

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The Best Southland Skate Parks

If you’re ready to shred it up in and around Orange County, Los Angeles, and the Inland Empire, here are a few of the best skate parks.

08/14/2012

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City Council Bans Skateboard ‘Bombing’

City Council members will vote Tuesday on an ordinance aimed at curbing reckless skate boarding.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/07/2012

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X Games 2012: Now With More Extremeness

Looking for something extreme to do this weekend in Los Angeles? Well, you are in luck. Also, helmets and appropriate safety gear. The X Games are back, and it is time to turn local sports […]

06/28/2012

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‘Hill Bombing’ Has Kids Taking Skateboarding To Deadly New Extreme

Kids are taking skateboarding to deadly new extremes and CBS2 caught it on tape. More adolescents and teens are “bombing” – where skateboarders skate down hills at speeds up to 45 mph, often without helmets.

04/26/2012

VIDEO: Sk8 Highlights From L.A.

To follow the whole coast-to-coast, dads-and-sons adventure, check out http://sk8thest8s.cbslocal.com/

08/03/2011

PHOTOS: The Group in LA

Check out photos of the Sk8 the St8s crew in LA… Venice Beach Before & After Sunset East LA & The Santa Monica Beach P ro Sk8rs & Picnic Tables To follow the whole coast-to-coast, […]

08/03/2011

…And Then There Were Four

Today, we lost a Sk8er and a skate dad… Lou and Niall flew home to DC from LAX, leaving me the sole skate dad in charge of four teen boys (at least until Willem’s dad, […]

08/03/2011

L.A.: “I Don’t Think There Is A Better City For Skating”

From the boys (Willem)… On our way into Los Angeles we made a stop in West Covina to check out some ledges that are quite popular. We skated there and commenced our drive to our […]

08/03/2011

Tensions At Venice Beach: “Where’s Sean?”

“One, two, three, four… One, two, three, four…” That was me counting the heads of Nathan, Willem, Leo and Sean as they bobbed and weaved through the after-sunset crowds along the boardwalk at Venice Beach. […]

08/02/2011

The Boys Share Their Thoughts On High School

Of our five skaters, three are just weeks away from high school. During the long drive from Dallas to Phoenix to Los Angeles, the rising high schoolers – Niall, Sean and Willem – actually stopped […]

08/02/2011

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