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Throwback Thursday: Skateboarding

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 KHQ.com - The battle against skateboarders was in full force in 1990 where we found this clip featuring "the path of destruction" caused by young skateboarders in downtown Spokane. Without a skatepark, where were the kids to go?

One of the first official skateparks in downtown was built until 7 years later. Here's a link to a Spokesman review article in 1997:  http://www.spokesman.com/stories/1997/dec/29/riding-the-air-new-skate-park-in-downtown-spokane/

Were you a skateboarder in 1990? Were you in this clip? We'd like to hear from you!



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