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Birling the Skatepark Effect

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Birling the Skatepark Effect

Aaron Cayer - Kickflip to Fakie [o] Manion There was once a time when skate parks acted primarily as warm-up spots. They were the appetizer. Street skating was the main course. Entire days were sometimes spent skating at parks, but there was always an understanding that “real” skateboarding occurs in the streets. Skate parks were where you learned or refined certain tricks in preparation for taking them to a local street spot. To the classic security guard question: “Isn’t there a skate park around here?” when getting kicked out of a spot, many of us have thought “No matter how many skate parks...

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Birling the Archives

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Birling the Archives

The Garden of the Provinces and Territories has been the go-to staple Ottawa street spot for decades. Skaters refer to it simply as “Archives” due to the fact that it lies across the street from Library and Archives Canada. It is centrally located, with plenty of shade from numerous trees, and is rather large in size. Archives features 2 long, yet small ledges, a taller ledge and two eight sets. It also features plenty of room to hang out and play S.K.A.T.E. It’s the closest thing Ottawa has to a street plaza, but a far cry from legendary spots such as Pulaski, J-kwon, or Love....

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Birling Beart 6 Panel

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Birling Beart 6 Panel

Back in stock. 100 percent cotton twill 6 panel with a leather strap and brass clasp. Made in Canada 😍😍

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Meta Magazine

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Meta Magazine

We got something exciting in the mail !! 😎⁣⁣⁣⁣Co-Owner @captain_tom has his sketch gracing the cover of @meta magazine! He also has a full feature alongside some incredibly skilled, talented and cool folks in issue 017 Link to the article: https://www.readmeta.com/magazine Link to my website: http://captaintom.studio/#/meta/

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