by Clive Gifford


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From board maintenance and ollies to vert skating and grinds, this book uses bite-sized instructions and killer original photography to introduce kids to the action-packed world of skateboarding.

  • Tips and techniques for both beginners and experts
  • Features shots of professional skaters and info on the history of skating
  • Edgy "skate culture" look
  • Includes important safety information throughout

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780237541552
Publisher: Cherrytree Books
Publication date: 06/01/2010
Series: Tell Me about Sports Series
Pages: 48
Product dimensions: 8.50(w) x 10.60(h) x 0.40(d)
Age Range: 8 - 12 Years

About the Author

Clive Gifford is a highly experienced, award-winning journalist and author with over 70 books in print and more than 800 features and stories written for adults and children. He is passionate about sports and has written books on football, the Olympics, and various adrenaline sports. Books he has written for DK include Skateboarding and Eyewitness: Media & Communication.

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