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Backyard pools

Discussion in 'Channel Zero' started by dirtroad, Aug 12, 2001.

  1. dirtroad

    dirtroad Member

    Joined: Apr 10, 2000 Messages: 374 Likes Received: 0
    I was lucky enough to find out about a pool that is only 40 minutes away. Today I finally got some directions and I went and skated it in the heat. It was worth it though. This pool was super nice, a right hand kidney with a love seat. It was about 9 or 10 feet with a 3 foot shallow end. Just thought I'd share my luck with the few other pool skaters out there.
     
  2. *ZEMONEDOE$

    *ZEMONEDOE$ Veteran Member

    Joined: Mar 4, 2001 Messages: 6,137 Likes Received: 0
  3. dr. frink one

    dr. frink one Elite Member

    Joined: Jun 7, 2001 Messages: 3,638 Likes Received: 1
  4. boogie hands

    boogie hands 12oz Legend

    Joined: Feb 15, 2001 Messages: 16,059 Likes Received: 13
    skating pools is about the hariest thing you can skate....props
    the closest i ever got is shitting in one during a pool party and then walking away going "thats disgusting....i cant belive someone shit in the pool"

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    brick, brick ,brick...thats how i be up against your girlfriends ass...
     
  5. Brain Damage

    Brain Damage New Jack

    Joined: Jun 2, 2001 Messages: 54 Likes Received: 0
    i'm sketchy at skating pools. i did manage to find a really nice pool 5 minutes from my house that was so secluded no one would ever know. my own private pool. it's about 10 on the deep end, 10 wide and about 20 long and transitions are drawn out so they're alittle easier but, it's rather nice. took two weekends of shuvelling shit out of it and scrubbing to get the dirt out of the bottom. it was well worth it. put sheet metel over the drain. i hope it doesn't get fucked and filled with crap again. oh yeah. it's 4 at the shallow
     
  6. Brain Damage

    Brain Damage New Jack

    Joined: Jun 2, 2001 Messages: 54 Likes Received: 0
    oh yeah. coping is really nice.
     
  7. dirtroad

    dirtroad Member

    Joined: Apr 10, 2000 Messages: 374 Likes Received: 0
    Your description of your pool is very similar to the one I went and skated.. except that the coping sticks out pretty far. I tried to get up to a backside grind on it in the deepend but that shit was freaky. Best trick so far by me was a rocknroll on the love seat, and a backside grind. Carving is satisfaction all in it's self.
     
  8. curious george

    curious george Senior Member

    Joined: May 21, 2001 Messages: 1,359 Likes Received: 2
  9. dirtroad

    dirtroad Member

    Joined: Apr 10, 2000 Messages: 374 Likes Received: 0
    Tony Hawk.. say wha? I am a transition addict, and you know I like 'em the tighter the better.
     
  10. garcia_vega

    garcia_vega Elite Member

    Joined: Jan 6, 2001 Messages: 2,931 Likes Received: 2
    nothing compares to skating pools. actually i usually only end up skating every few months when a pool or a new ramp or park comes around. i'm not that good at pools. the best tricks i have is grinds and i can roll in on some. falling in a pool is no joke though.
     
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