Archive for October, 2009

Truro Park With the Brighton Boys
October 24, 2009

The Fal crew and the Brighton crew went to Truro today. Might sound like a lot but it was just four of us.

to-the-park scosurfing scosurf sco surf skateboarding skating truro skateparkScott driving, Dan got shotty, Phil and I in the back.

jumping-down scosurfing sco surf skateboarding skating truro skateparkWe wanted to ollie this ten and none of us have actually done a ten before(I did the Target nine like 4 years ago) so the way to get amped is by first jumping down it with no board. Taken by Phil.

jumped-down scosurf skateboarding skating truro skateparkDan’s jump. Taken by Phil.

steezy-ollie scosurf skateboarding skating truro skateparkA park regular shows us how its done. Taken by Phil.

heel-bomb scosurf skateboarding skating truro skateparkThen he attempts to throw a heel bomb. He never did it though… Taken by Phil.

fitty-fitty scosurf skateboarding skating truro skateparkScott doing a fitty down a curved ledge before he attempts the set. Taken by Phil.

freakin-wind scosurf skateboarding skating truro skateparkSkaters use every excuse they can get their hands on. My excuse, the bloody wind… Taken by Phil.

kicking-away scosurf skateboarding skating truro skateparkThe next step after jumping is a few hundred run ups, eventually leading to a kick away. Taken by Phil.

kicked-away scosurf skateboarding skating truro skateparkScott and his kick away. Taken by Phil.

kick away scosurf skateboarding skating truro skateparkDan’s kick away. Taken by Phi.

anxious skateboarding scosurf skating truro skateparkAfter one kick away, you land it and roll away. Taken by Phil.

my-ten scosurf skateboarding skating truro skateparkI guess I don’t ollie that high. Taken by Phil.

stick-it scosurf skateboarding skating truro skateparkSteeze. Taken by Phil.

phillip-stall scosurf skateboarding skating truro skateparkNot quite sure what Phil is doing here. Let’s just say he did a tre bomb off the ten but he’s trying to land onto the bank.

nikes scosurf skateboarding skating truro skateparkSo the ticket into the park is a pair of Nike kicks. No Nike’s? Go to the store and grab a pair.

stay-away scosurf skateboarding skating truro skateparkI was lying on the ground taking shots when this kid walked in front of me. He doesn’t seem to keen on me taking this photo.

steeze scosurfing skateboarding skating truro skateparkScott having another.

sickk scosurf skateboarding skating truro skateparkDan throwing a buttery ollie down the ten.

five_gap_five scosurfing skateboarding skating truro skateparkWe seshuaned the five gap five after we got over doing the ten. Some mini skaters were ripping it up. Taken by Phil.

bump scosurf skateboarding skating truro skateparkScott got a weird bump on his forearm while trying to grind the ledge. Taken by Phil.

crowded_truro_skatepark scosurf skateboarding skatingIt might not look crowded in this pic but the place was pretty crammed.

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Ensemble
October 24, 2009

A few new additions to the sprained ankled cast:

microwave_man scosurfing scosurf sco surfMicrowave/TV Man.

surfboard_man scosurfing scosurf sco surfSurfboard Man.

top_hat_man scosurfing scosurf sco surfHairy Top Hat Man

Same Old
October 24, 2009

Thinking about going vegan again. Made  cheeseless pizza. Even for something where cheese seems essential I thought it was quite tasty.

cheeseless_pizza scosurfing scosurf sco surfNext step: Give up chocolate.

Skew
October 23, 2009

Tom P from Finisterre found a plastic rectangle that warps anything that’s close enough to it.

warped_shoes scosurfing scosurf sco surfIt warped his shoes.

Trick Tips
October 22, 2009

Here’s a drawing I did for a current school project.

sco_ollie_sequence scosurfing scosurfDidn’t bone that tweak it enough.

Chocolate Pasty Round Two
October 22, 2009

So that I bought the chocolate pasty with the intention of making it the main ingredient for a legit pasty.

chocolate_pasty scosurfing scosurf sco surfBlack borders? Egads!

mixed_pasta scosurfing scosurf sco surfI had some mixed pasta for dessert.

choco_pasty scosurfing scosurf sco surfBirds eye view of the main course.

chocolate_goop scosurfing scosurf sco surfIt’s no clean task eating a chocolate pasties that have chocolate that’s still in liquid format.

Perspective
October 21, 2009

Perspective is an important thing to have in life. Without it, we wouldn’t be individuals.

perspective scosurfing scosurf sco surfStevo was telling me how he was learning to draw in perspective in his class so I thought I’d have a go.

Scoodle
October 21, 2009

I’m not sure what made me want to draw a skating bird.

birdman_ollie scosurfing scosurf sco surfIs he going for a b/s K grind or just ollieing the flat?

Wave Doodle
October 21, 2009

All surfers doodle perfect waves when they are bored and a pen, pencil, knife etc are in reach.

laced_wave scosurfing scosurf sco surfI drew this one before the summer.

Chocolate Cornwall
October 21, 2009

Philp’s is known for the best pasties in Kernow. I dont’ like pasties except for the ones that either Ben’s Mom or I make.

philps_chocolate_pasty scosurfing scosurf sco surfViola! Chocolate pasties. They taste good, no nasty onions or leeks.