that one of the man on the train is actually from an old movie.
^ it still happened why to heckie would that make a difference
to avoid paying a construction fee, jack mubiru, a father of the skateboarding scene in uganda, fabricated a story about building a private enclosure for a pet crocodile. most local officials and neighborhood residents had never heard of skateboarding. yet six years later, the sport has spread from the skate park to the streets, attracting children as young as five and adult women.
photographer yann gross always takes his deck with him on his journeys. during one trip to easter africa, yann ecnountered a group of skaters in kitintale, a suburb of kampala, who had built the first and only half pipe in uganda. he ended up spending several months with the skaters, becoming a full member of the group, documenting a unique skate culture that, given the area’s contingencies, has styles and tricks all its own.
This is the closest bowl to my new place in Toronto.
…It’s so big. Fuck.
I’ve been there before and I’ve dropped into the shallow end but that was basically all I could to. This kid kicks ass.
New bowl at my hometown, can’t wait to ride this one ;)
I want this in my back yard.