Repossessed to skate – Session 37

Repossessed to skate is the name I’ve given my activity of learning and practising how to skate (again), specifically in the context of ongoing sessions at local skateparks. I’m relearning how to skate so I can show my kids how to skate. Repossessed to skate is about having fun, learning new-old tricks that interest me and persevering. Session description The ramp was in good condition. Like the previous session, again with strong fakies, kick turns and transfers over the roll-in to the other side of the ramp. Still can’t commit to the drop-in.…

Repossessed to skate – Session 36

Repossessed to skate is the name I’ve given my activity of learning and practising how to skate (again), specifically in the context of ongoing sessions at local skateparks. I’m relearning how to skate so I can show my kids how to skate. Repossessed to skate is about having fun, learning new-old tricks that interest me and persevering. Session description The ramp was in good condition. Again, strong fakies, kick turns and transfers over the roll-in to the other side of the ramp, but still below the coping. Still can’t commit to the…

Repossessed to skate – Session 35

Repossessed to skate is the name I’ve given my activity of learning and practising how to skate (again), specifically in the context of ongoing sessions at local skateparks. I’m relearning how to skate so I can show my kids how to skate. Repossessed to skate is about having fun, learning new-old tricks that interest me and persevering. Session description The ramp was in pretty good condition from yesterday. Again, strong fakies, kick turns and transfers over the roll-in to the other side of the ramp, but still below the coping. Still can’t…

Repossessed – Session 34

Repossessed to skate is the name I’ve given my activity of learning and practising how to skate (again), specifically in the context of ongoing sessions at local skateparks. I’m relearning how to skate so I can show my kids how to skate. Repossessed to skate is about having fun, learning new-old tricks that interest me and persevering. Session description The ramp was in pretty good condition. It only required a quick sweep before it was suitable for skating. Strong fakies, kick turns and transfers over the roll-in to the other side of…

The Rock wrap

On Melbourne’s metropolitan train network, interior and exterior advertising is becoming more prevalent.  Needless to say that I was completely surprised when I entered the train and was assaulted the advertising for the new film by formerly-known-as-The Rock Dwayne Johnson. Advertising inside a train seems to makes sense. Once inside the train, travellers become a captive audience as there’s no real means of escape from the confined space besides their devices, newspapers and their eventual exit at their desired train station. The problem with The Rock wrap The problem with The Rock…

Repossessed to skate – Session 33

Repossessed to skate is the name I’ve given my activity of learning and practising how to skate (again), specifically in the context of ongoing sessions at local skateparks. I’m relearning how to skate so I can show my kids how to skate. Repossessed to skate is about having fun, learning new-old tricks that interest me and persevering. Session description Cool overnight weather conditions resulted in a large amount of condensation the mini-ramp. I came equipped with some old towels, so I was able to use them to dry the ramp and…

Repossessed to skate – Session 32

Repossessed to skate is the name I’ve given my activity of learning and practising how to skate (again), specifically in the context of ongoing sessions at local skateparks. I’m relearning how to skate so I can show my kids how to skate. Repossessed to skate is about having fun, learning new-old tricks that interest me and persevering. Session description Overnight weather conditions resulted in some large water puddles on the flat-bottom of the mini-ramp. I came equipped with a squeegee and some old towels so I was able to make the ramp…

Repossessed to skate – Session 31

Repossessed to skate is the name I’ve given my activity of learning and practising how to skate (again), specifically in the context of ongoing sessions at local skateparks. I’m relearning how to skate so I can show my kids how to skate. Repossessed to skate is about having fun, learning new-old tricks that interest me and persevering. Session description Strong fakies and kick turns, but still below the coping. Once again I thought I was ready to drop-in. Walked up the platform, placed my tail on the coping but chickened-out. Just…

Repossessed to skate – Session 30

Repossessed to skate is the name I’ve given my activity of learning and practising how to skate (again), specifically in the context of ongoing sessions at local skateparks. I’m relearning how to skate so I can show my kids how to skate. Repossessed to skate is about having fun, learning new-old tricks that interest me and persevering. Session description Strong fakies and kick turns, but still below the coping. Once again I thought I was ready to drop-in. Walked up the platform, placed my tail on the coping but chickened-out. No…

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