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skate parks

Fundraising goal reached to build skate park for whale-watching boat rescuers

VANCOUVER — A First Nations community on Vancouver Island whose quick response to a capsized whale-watching boat is credited with saving lives is one step closer to getting its own skateboard park....

Fame is "awesome," says 16-year-old skateboarding pro, Chaz Ortiz

Meet 16-year-old professional skateboarder Chaz Ortiz, who has so many Facebook requests that he “can’t keep up with them.” Skateboarding might keep Ortiz out of trouble but it doesn't stop the rabid...