Dogtown and Z-Boys is an award winning documentary film directed by Stacy Peralta. The documentary explores the pioneering of the Zephyr skateboard team in the s of which Peralta was a member and the evolving sport of skateboarding. Dogtown and Z-Boys , narrated by Sean Penn , begins with the history of skateboarding in Southern California and how it had been strongly influenced by the surf culture in the surrounding areas of Santa Monica and Venice , nicknamed Dogtown. During one of California's record-breaking droughts, local backyard pools were emptied and became hotspots for these young skateboarders looking for places to skateboard. Testimonials and commentary provided by the members and founders of the Zephyr team combined with the rock-and-roll soundtrack and vintage footage all come together in this documentary about the history and lives of the original Z-Boys and skateboarding subculture of California. The documentary features vintage video footage and photos of the Zephyr skateboard team from the s, along with contemporary interviews from the original members of the Z-Boys group.
Teenage surfer ripped in half by pair of sharks
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A teenage surfer was rushed to the hospital on Monday after suffering from a possible shark attack off the coast of North Carolina, officials said. The year-old boy was bitten at around 2 p. Emergency workers said he sustained a bite to the soft tissue area of his right foot. They said the teen, identified by family as Austin Reed, appeared to be in stable condition and was talking with staff along the way. And I looked at it and there was blood everywhere. Officials with the Ocean Isle Police Department and the North Carolina Wildlife Resources Commission are investigating the incident to confirm the type of bite he suffered.
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The Beach Boys , American rock group whose dulcet melodies and distinctive vocal mesh defined the s youthful idyll of sun-drenched southern California. The original members were Brian Wilson b. June 20, , Inglewood, California, U. December 4, , Inglewood—d. December 21, , Los Angeles, California—d.
She followed that up with a win in April at the Eastern Surfing Association regional championship. For added motivation, she will hold on tightly to her goals to make the junior USA Olympic team in and qualify for the Olympics, with being the first time surfing will be an Olympic sport. Lower Trestles California has probably been my favorite. I like really long and mushy waves. In addition to learning from Buran, Green has been able to connect with multiple high-profile figures in the surfing community, including Filipe Toledo.