Recent Changes for "Skateboarding" - Davis Wikihttp://daviswiki.org/SkateboardingRecent Changes of the page "Skateboarding" on Davis Wiki.en-us Skateboardinghttp://daviswiki.org/Skateboarding2012-06-01 19:08:41ScottMeehleib <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Skateboarding<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 19: </td> <td> Line 19: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> Local pro skaters include Eric Brockman<span>,</span> ["Nyjah Huston"]. </td> <td> <span>+</span> Local pro skaters include Eric Brockman<span>&nbsp;and</span> ["Nyjah Huston"]. </td> </tr> </table> </div> Skateboardinghttp://daviswiki.org/Skateboarding2012-06-01 19:06:23ScottMeehleib <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Skateboarding<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 29: </td> <td> Line 29: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> Some businesses are not cool with having skateboards upon their premises at all, even if they are being carried continuously, strapped onto backpacks, or tucked away in a discreet manner. ''Businesses that are not skateboard-friendly should be listed here.'' </td> <td> <span>+</span> Some businesses are not cool with having skateboards upon their premises at all, even if they are being carried continuously, strapped onto backpacks, or tucked away in a<span>ny other</span> discreet manner. ''Businesses that are not skateboard-friendly should be listed here.'' </td> </tr> </table> </div> Skateboardinghttp://daviswiki.org/Skateboarding2012-06-01 19:05:18ScottMeehleibmentioned issue of businesses that don't allow boards <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Skateboarding<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 29: </td> <td> Line 29: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ Some businesses are not cool with having skateboards upon their premises at all, even if they are being carried continuously, strapped onto backpacks, or tucked away in a discreet manner. ''Businesses that are not skateboard-friendly should be listed here.''<br> + </span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Skateboardinghttp://daviswiki.org/Skateboarding2012-06-01 18:51:17ScottMeehleibmoar board evangelism <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Skateboarding<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 9: </td> <td> Line 9: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- ["Longboarding"] is a popular alternative to ["Bicycling" biking] around town. Since skateboards are not allowed on the downtown sidewalks, some skaters opt to use the ["bike lanes"] instead.</span> </td> <td> <span>+ Skateboarding and ["longboarding"] (longboards tend to have larger wheels that handle cracks and rocks better) are popular alternatives to ["Bicycling" biking] around town. Boarding is maybe not as fast as biking, but it's often overlooked as another practical and ["green"] form of transportation. For some of the folks who are ["car-free in Davis"], skateboarding serves as a primary form of transportation. Since skateboards are not allowed on the downtown sidewalks, some skaters opt to use the ["bike lanes"] instead.</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Skateboardinghttp://daviswiki.org/Skateboarding2012-05-31 05:55:29ScottMeehleiba little bit more accurate probably <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Skateboarding<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 5: </td> <td> Line 5: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> Although grinding and "reckless skating" are officially prohibited on the ["campus" UC Davis campus], such rules don't stop the school from being another popular destination for advanced skaters and even pros. One seven-step rail has become relatively <span>f</span>amo<span>us amo</span>ng hardcore skate fans, and several pros have been known to grind it <span>on occasion</span>. [http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AkjrweWy0Gc Here's a YouTube clip of local pro Nyjah Huston taking it on.] Other locations that people often skate at include the steps in front of ["Physics and Geology"], ["Chemistry Building"], and ["Bainer Hall"]. One can also find skaters hanging out around ["Central Park"], despite the ordinance that prohibits skating there. </td> <td> <span>+</span> Although grinding and "reckless skating" are officially prohibited on the ["campus" UC Davis campus], such rules don't stop the school from being another popular destination for advanced skaters and even pros. One seven-step rail has become relatively <span>well-known </span>among hardcore skate fans, and several pros have been known to grind it <span>when visiting the area</span>. [http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AkjrweWy0Gc Here's a YouTube clip of local pro Nyjah Huston taking it on.] Other locations that people often skate at include the steps in front of ["Physics and Geology"], ["Chemistry Building"], and ["Bainer Hall"]. One can also find skaters hanging out around ["Central Park"], despite the ordinance that prohibits skating there. </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 27: </td> <td> Line 27: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> According to Section 6.02.050 of the ["Davis Municipal Code"], skateboarding on most publicly used private properties (such as business parking lots) is, by default, legal. In areas where skateboarding has been deemed unsafe by the ["city manager"], property owners are required to post conspicuous signs stating that skateboarding is prohibited. </td> <td> <span>+</span> According to Section 6.02.050 of the ["Davis Municipal Code"], skateboarding o<span>utdoors o</span>n most publicly used private properties (such as business parking lots) is, by default, legal. In areas where skateboarding has been deemed unsafe by the ["city manager"], property owners are required to post conspicuous signs stating that skateboarding is prohibited. </td> </tr> </table> </div> Skateboardinghttp://daviswiki.org/Skateboarding2012-05-31 03:36:04ScottMeehleibadded info about the "Davis 7" and UC Davis skateboarding in general <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Skateboarding<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 5: </td> <td> Line 5: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ Although grinding and "reckless skating" are officially prohibited on the ["campus" UC Davis campus], such rules don't stop the school from being another popular destination for advanced skaters and even pros. One seven-step rail has become relatively famous among hardcore skate fans, and several pros have been known to grind it on occasion. [http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AkjrweWy0Gc Here's a YouTube clip of local pro Nyjah Huston taking it on.] Other locations that people often skate at include the steps in front of ["Physics and Geology"], ["Chemistry Building"], and ["Bainer Hall"]. One can also find skaters hanging out around ["Central Park"], despite the ordinance that prohibits skating there.<br> + </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 6: </td> <td> Line 8: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- <br> - Other locations that people often skate at include the steps in front of ["Physics and Geology"], ["Chemistry Building"], and ["Bainer Hall"] on campus. One can also find skaters hanging out around ["Central Park"], despite the ordinance that prohibits skating there.</span> </td> <td> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Skateboardinghttp://daviswiki.org/Skateboarding2012-05-13 11:09:38ScottMeehleibmore about ground zero <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Skateboarding<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 13: </td> <td> Line 13: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> ["Ground Zero"] is the only respectable skateboard store in town. ["Big 5 Sporting Goods"] sells some boards, but they are almost all of terrible quality. With the exception of some deals found online, one should assume that any new skateboard under $50 is utter trash. </td> <td> <span>+</span> ["Ground Zero"] is the only respectable skateboard store in town. <span>It is the only local shop where you can buy individual parts, maintenance supplies, and custom-made boards. </span>["Big 5 Sporting Goods"] sells some <span>complete </span>boards, but they are almost all of terrible quality. With the exception of some deals found online, one should assume that any new skateboard under $50 is utter trash. </td> </tr> </table> </div> Skateboardinghttp://daviswiki.org/Skateboarding2012-05-13 05:21:09ScottMeehleib <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Skateboarding<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 13: </td> <td> Line 13: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> ["Ground Zero"] is the only respectable skateboard store in town. ["Big 5 Sporting Goods"] sells some boards, but they are almost all of terrible quality. With the exception of some deals found online, one should assume that any skateboard under $50 is utter trash. </td> <td> <span>+</span> ["Ground Zero"] is the only respectable skateboard store in town. ["Big 5 Sporting Goods"] sells some boards, but they are almost all of terrible quality. With the exception of some deals found online, one should assume that any<span>&nbsp;new</span> skateboard under $50 is utter trash. </td> </tr> </table> </div> Skateboardinghttp://daviswiki.org/Skateboarding2012-05-13 05:17:19ScottMeehleib <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Skateboarding<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 13: </td> <td> Line 13: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> ["Ground Zero"] is the only respectable skateboard store in town. ["Big 5 Sporting Goods"] sells some boards, but they are almost all of terrible quality. </td> <td> <span>+</span> ["Ground Zero"] is the only respectable skateboard store in town. ["Big 5 Sporting Goods"] sells some boards, but they are almost all of terrible quality.<span>&nbsp;With the exception of some deals found online, one should assume that any skateboard under $50 is utter trash.</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Skateboardinghttp://daviswiki.org/Skateboarding2012-05-13 05:11:11ScottMeehleibmentioned Big 5 <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Skateboarding<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 13: </td> <td> Line 13: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> ["Ground Zero"] is the only skateboard store in town. </td> <td> <span>+</span> ["Ground Zero"] is the only <span>respectable </span>skateboard store in town.<span>&nbsp;["Big 5 Sporting Goods"] sells some boards, but they are almost all of terrible quality.</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Skateboardinghttp://daviswiki.org/Skateboarding2012-05-13 04:53:34ScottMeehleiblink to longboarding entry <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Skateboarding<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 9: </td> <td> Line 9: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> Longboarding is a popular alternative to ["Bicycling" biking] around town. Since skateboards are not allowed on the downtown sidewalks, some skaters opt to use the ["bike lanes"] instead. </td> <td> <span>+</span> <span>["</span>Longboarding<span>"]</span> is a popular alternative to ["Bicycling" biking] around town. Since skateboards are not allowed on the downtown sidewalks, some skaters opt to use the ["bike lanes"] instead. </td> </tr> </table> </div> Skateboardinghttp://daviswiki.org/Skateboarding2012-05-13 04:42:48ScottMeehleib+Davis Skate Society <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Skateboarding<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 16: </td> <td> Line 16: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ <br> + There was a ["Davis Skate Society"] composed of ["UC Davis"] students, but they appear to be mostly dormant these days except for the occasional reunion.</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Skateboardinghttp://daviswiki.org/Skateboarding2012-01-20 16:34:10loneshark <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Skateboarding<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 29: </td> <td> Line 29: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> [[Image(curb-after.jpg, thumbnail, 500, "Concrete ledge outside the ["Hutchison Hall"]. Look at how the edge has been worn away and note the skate<span>&nbsp;w</span>a<span>x</span> everywhere.")]] </td> <td> <span>+</span> [[Image(curb-after.jpg, thumbnail, 500, "Concrete ledge outside the ["Hutchison Hall"]. Look at how the edge has been worn away and note the <span>paint from the </span>skate<span>bo</span>a<span>rds</span> everywhere.")]] </td> </tr> </table> </div> Skateboardinghttp://daviswiki.org/Skateboarding2012-01-20 14:29:59ScottMeehleibadd bench pic <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Skateboarding<p><strong></strong></p>No differences found!</div> Skateboardinghttp://daviswiki.org/Skateboarding2012-01-20 14:29:57ScottMeehleibadd bench pic <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Skateboarding<p><strong></strong></p>No differences found!</div> Skateboardinghttp://daviswiki.org/Skateboarding2012-01-20 14:29:55ScottMeehleibadd bench pic <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Skateboarding<p><strong></strong></p>No differences found!</div> Skateboardinghttp://daviswiki.org/Skateboarding2012-01-20 14:29:54ScottMeehleibadd bench pic <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Skateboarding<p><strong></strong></p>No differences found!</div> Skateboardinghttp://daviswiki.org/Skateboarding2012-01-20 14:29:53ScottMeehleibadd bench pic <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Skateboarding<p><strong></strong></p>No differences found!</div> Skateboardinghttp://daviswiki.org/Skateboarding2012-01-20 14:29:50ScottMeehleibadd bench pic <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Skateboarding<p><strong></strong></p>No differences found!</div> Skateboardinghttp://daviswiki.org/Skateboarding2012-01-20 14:29:49ScottMeehleibadd bench pic <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Skateboarding<p><strong></strong></p>No differences found!</div> Skateboardinghttp://daviswiki.org/Skateboarding2012-01-20 14:29:44ScottMeehleibadd bench pic <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Skateboarding<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 30: </td> <td> Line 30: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ <br> + = Art =<br> + [[Image(skatebench.jpg, thumbnail, 500, "A bench made from used skateboards located in front of ["Davis Barber Shop"].")]]</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Skateboardinghttp://daviswiki.org/Skateboarding2012-01-20 14:24:35ScottMeehleibUpload of image <a href="http://daviswiki.org/Skateboarding?action=Files&do=view&target=skatebench.jpg">skatebench.jpg</a>.Skateboardinghttp://daviswiki.org/Skateboarding2011-12-30 14:23:58ScottMeehleibplaced map <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Skateboarding<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 19: </td> <td> Line 19: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- [[Image(Slap Magazine Jan 2008.jpg, "Cover of Slap Magazine, January 2008, allegedly in Davis, California.", 360, right, thumbnail)]]</span> </td> <td> <span>+ [[Image(Slap Magazine Jan 2008.jpg, "Cover of Slap Magazine, January 2008, allegedly in Davis, California.", 360, left, thumbnail)]]<br> + [[Image(skatemap.jpg, "This map shows areas of town in which skateboarding is restricted. In the yellow shaded region, skateboarding is not allowed on sidewalks. The red regions represent the roughly approximate locations where no skateboarding is allowed whatsoever.", 500, right, thumbnail)]]<br> + </span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Skateboardinghttp://daviswiki.org/Skateboarding2011-12-30 14:14:04ScottMeehleibUpload of image <a href="http://daviswiki.org/Skateboarding?action=Files&do=view&target=skatemap.jpg">skatemap.jpg</a>.Skateboardinghttp://daviswiki.org/Skateboarding2011-12-26 20:50:03ScottMeehleiblink to Davis Municipal Code entry <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Skateboarding<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 23: </td> <td> Line 23: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- According to Section 6.02.050 of the Davis Municipal Code, skateboarding on most publicly used private properties (such as business parking lots) is, by default, legal. In areas where skateboarding has been deemed unsafe by the ["city manager"], property owners are required to post conspicuous signs stating that skateboarding is prohibited.</span> </td> <td> <span>+ According to Section 6.02.050 of the ["Davis Municipal Code"], skateboarding on most publicly used private properties (such as business parking lots) is, by default, legal. In areas where skateboarding has been deemed unsafe by the ["city manager"], property owners are required to post conspicuous signs stating that skateboarding is prohibited.</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Skateboardinghttp://daviswiki.org/Skateboarding2011-12-26 20:25:21ScottMeehleib <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Skateboarding<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 9: </td> <td> Line 9: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> Longboarding is a popular alternative to ["Bicycling" biking] around town. </td> <td> <span>+</span> Longboarding is a popular alternative to ["Bicycling" biking] around town.<span>&nbsp;Since skateboards are not allowed on the downtown sidewalks, some skaters opt to use the ["bike lanes"] instead.</span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 11: </td> <td> Line 11: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> You can skate down the ["Bike Paths"], but be cautious, especially at night. Most of them are cracked open due to old age or tree roots. </td> <td> <span>+</span> You can<span>&nbsp;also</span> skate down the ["Bike Paths"], but be cautious, especially at night. Most of them are cracked open due to old age or tree roots. </td> </tr> </table> </div> Skateboardinghttp://daviswiki.org/Skateboarding2011-12-26 20:14:18ScottMeehleib <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Skateboarding<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 3: </td> <td> Line 3: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> M<span>ost</span> skateboarding in Davis happens at the ["Public Skate Park"]. Technically, skateboarding is illegal on the sidewalks <span>(at least downtown)</span>, as the stenciled warnings will remind you. Skateboarding is also specifically outlawed in ["Central Park"] and around the ["Senior Center"]. </td> <td> <span>+</span> M<span>uch of the</span> skateboarding in Davis happens at the ["Public Skate Park"]. Technically, skateboarding is illegal on the sidewalks <span>["downtown"]</span>, as the stenciled warnings will remind you. Skateboarding is also specifically outlawed in ["Central Park"] and around the ["Senior Center"]. </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 7: </td> <td> Line 7: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> Other locations that people often skate at include the steps in front of ["Physics and Geology"], ["Chemistry Building"], and ["Bainer Hall"] on campus. One can also find skaters hanging out around ["Central Park"]. </td> <td> <span>+</span> Other locations that people often skate at include the steps in front of ["Physics and Geology"], ["Chemistry Building"], and ["Bainer Hall"] on campus. One can also find skaters hanging out around ["Central Park"]<span>, despite the ordinance that prohibits skating there</span>. </td> </tr> </table> </div> Skateboardinghttp://daviswiki.org/Skateboarding2011-12-26 19:40:27ScottMeehleibmore places skateboarding is not allowed <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Skateboarding<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 3: </td> <td> Line 3: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> Most skateboarding in Davis happens at the ["Public Skate Park"]. Technically, skateboarding is illegal on the sidewalks (at least downtown), as the stenciled warnings will remind you. Much of the hate for skaters comes from how they can destroy property when they wax edges and grind on things that weren't meant to be ground on. Therefore some would prefer that skaters keep their grinds to the skate park even if it means stifling creative uses for mostly pointless and ugly architectural elements. Of course, grinding on and waxing these "ugly" architectural elements makes them even uglier, pissing off property owners and people who dislike eyesores, perhaps inducing even stupider laws against skateboarding. </td> <td> <span>+</span> Most skateboarding in Davis happens at the ["Public Skate Park"]. Technically, skateboarding is illegal on the sidewalks (at least downtown), as the stenciled warnings will remind you. <span>Skateboarding is also specifically outlawed in ["Central Park"] and around the ["Senior Center"].<br> + <br> + </span>Much of the hate for skaters comes from how they can destroy property when they wax edges and grind on things that weren't meant to be ground on. Therefore some would prefer that skaters keep their grinds to the skate park even if it means stifling creative uses for mostly pointless and ugly architectural elements. Of course, grinding on and waxing these "ugly" architectural elements makes them even uglier, pissing off property owners and people who dislike eyesores, perhaps inducing even stupider laws against skateboarding. </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 21: </td> <td> Line 23: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> According to Section 6.02.050 of the Davis Municipal Code, skateboarding on publicly used private propert<span>y</span> (such as business parking lots) is, by default, legal. In areas where skateboarding has been deemed unsafe by the ["city manager"], property owners are required to post conspicuous signs stating that skateboarding is prohibited. </td> <td> <span>+</span> According to Section 6.02.050 of the Davis Municipal Code, skateboarding on <span>most </span>publicly used private propert<span>ies</span> (such as business parking lots) is, by default, legal. In areas where skateboarding has been deemed unsafe by the ["city manager"], property owners are required to post conspicuous signs stating that skateboarding is prohibited. </td> </tr> </table> </div> Skateboardinghttp://daviswiki.org/Skateboarding2011-12-26 19:29:15ScottMeehleibaddressing the legality of skateboarding on publicly used private property <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Skateboarding<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 19: </td> <td> Line 19: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> And for some reason, cops will stop you from skating in the empty Marketplace parking lots at night, claiming that it is illegal to skate anywhere in Davis. He was in an unmarked car too. </td> <td> <span>+</span> And for some reason, cops will stop you from skating in the empty <span>["The </span>Marketplace<span>" Marketplace]</span> parking lots at night, claiming that it is illegal to skate anywhere in Davis. He was in an unmarked car too.<span><br> + <br> + According to Section 6.02.050 of the Davis Municipal Code, skateboarding on publicly used private property (such as business parking lots) is, by default, legal. In areas where skateboarding has been deemed unsafe by the ["city manager"], property owners are required to post conspicuous signs stating that skateboarding is prohibited.</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Skateboardinghttp://daviswiki.org/Skateboarding2010-01-16 22:44:39WilliamLewisbecause skateboarding _is_ a crime ;) <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Skateboarding<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 19: </td> <td> Line 19: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ And for some reason, cops will stop you from skating in the empty Marketplace parking lots at night, claiming that it is illegal to skate anywhere in Davis. He was in an unmarked car too.</span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 20: </td> <td> Line 21: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- And for some reason, cops will stop you from skating in the empty Marketplace parking lots at night, claiming that it is illegal to skate anywhere in Davis. He was in an unmarked car too.</span> </td> <td> <span>+ = Grinding damage =<br> + [[Image(curb-before.jpg, thumbnail, 500, "Concrete ledge outside the ["Rec hall"]. Notice the little metal bars that discourage skateboarders from grinding.")]]<br> + [[Image(curb-after.jpg, thumbnail, 500, "Concrete ledge outside the ["Hutchison Hall"]. Look at how the edge has been worn away and note the skate wax everywhere.")]]</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Skateboardinghttp://daviswiki.org/Skateboarding2010-01-16 22:41:30WilliamLewisUpload of image <a href="http://daviswiki.org/Skateboarding?action=Files&do=view&target=curb-after.jpg">curb-after.jpg</a>.Skateboardinghttp://daviswiki.org/Skateboarding2010-01-16 20:42:39WilliamLewisUpload of image <a href="http://daviswiki.org/Skateboarding?action=Files&do=view&target=curb-before.jpg">curb-before.jpg</a>.Skateboardinghttp://daviswiki.org/Skateboarding2009-12-20 21:21:09WilliamLewissix cents. =) <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Skateboarding<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 3: </td> <td> Line 3: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> Most skateboarding in Davis happens at the ["Public Skate Park"]. Technically, skateboarding is illegal on the sidewalks (at least downtown), as the stenciled warnings will remind you. Much of the hate for skaters comes from how they can destroy property when they wax edges and grind on things that weren't meant to be ground on. Therefore some would prefer that skaters keep their grinds to the skate park even if it means stifling creative uses for mostly pointless and ugly architectural elements. </td> <td> <span>+</span> Most skateboarding in Davis happens at the ["Public Skate Park"]. Technically, skateboarding is illegal on the sidewalks (at least downtown), as the stenciled warnings will remind you. Much of the hate for skaters comes from how they can destroy property when they wax edges and grind on things that weren't meant to be ground on. Therefore some would prefer that skaters keep their grinds to the skate park even if it means stifling creative uses for mostly pointless and ugly architectural elements.<span>&nbsp;Of course, grinding on and waxing these "ugly" architectural elements makes them even uglier, pissing off property owners and people who dislike eyesores, perhaps inducing even stupider laws against skateboarding.</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Skateboardinghttp://daviswiki.org/Skateboarding2009-12-20 18:34:59CraigFergusdoes this make a combined 4 cents? <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Skateboarding<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 3: </td> <td> Line 3: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> Most skateboarding in Davis happens at the ["Public Skate Park"]. Technically, skateboarding is illegal on the sidewalks (at least downtown), as the stenciled warnings will remind you. Much of the hate for skaters comes from how they can destroy property when they wax edges and grind on things that weren't meant to be ground on. <span>If you want to grind, take it to the skate park</span>. </td> <td> <span>+</span> Most skateboarding in Davis happens at the ["Public Skate Park"]. Technically, skateboarding is illegal on the sidewalks (at least downtown), as the stenciled warnings will remind you. Much of the hate for skaters comes from how they can destroy property when they wax edges and grind on things that weren't meant to be ground on. <span>Therefore some would prefer that skaters keep their grinds to the skate park even if it means stifling creative uses for mostly pointless and ugly architectural elements</span>. </td> </tr> </table> </div> Skateboardinghttp://daviswiki.org/Skateboarding2009-12-19 23:33:48WilliamLewisannoyingness <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Skateboarding<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 3: </td> <td> Line 3: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> Most skateboarding in Davis happens at the ["Public Skate Park"]. Technically, skateboarding is illegal on the sidewalks (at least downtown), as the stenciled warnings will remind you. </td> <td> <span>+</span> Most skateboarding in Davis happens at the ["Public Skate Park"]. Technically, skateboarding is illegal on the sidewalks (at least downtown), as the stenciled warnings will remind you.<span>&nbsp;Much of the hate for skaters comes from how they can destroy property when they wax edges and grind on things that weren't meant to be ground on. If you want to grind, take it to the skate park.</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Skateboardinghttp://daviswiki.org/Skateboarding2009-12-19 23:21:13councilman <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Skateboarding<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 18: </td> <td> Line 18: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ <br> + <br> + And for some reason, cops will stop you from skating in the empty Marketplace parking lots at night, claiming that it is illegal to skate anywhere in Davis. He was in an unmarked car too.</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Skateboardinghttp://daviswiki.org/Skateboarding2008-02-11 20:13:14StevenDaubert <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Skateboarding<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 15: </td> <td> Line 15: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> Local pro skaters include ["Nyjah Huston"]. </td> <td> <span>+</span> Local pro skaters include <span>Eric Brockman, </span>["Nyjah Huston"]. </td> </tr> </table> </div> Skateboardinghttp://daviswiki.org/Skateboarding2008-02-11 19:27:58jhc8 <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Skateboarding<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 5: </td> <td> Line 5: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> Other locations that people often skate at include the steps in front of ["Physics and Geology"], ["Chemistry"], and ["Bainer"] on campus. One can also find skaters hanging out around ["Central Park"]. </td> <td> <span>+</span> Other locations that people often skate at include the steps in front of ["Physics and Geology"], ["Chemistry<span>&nbsp;Building</span>"], and ["Bainer<span>&nbsp;Hall</span>"] on campus. One can also find skaters hanging out around ["Central Park"]. </td> </tr> </table> </div> Skateboardinghttp://daviswiki.org/Skateboarding2008-02-11 19:26:52jhc8 <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Skateboarding<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 5: </td> <td> Line 5: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> Other locations that people often skate at include the steps in front of<span>&nbsp;the</span> ["Physics and Geology"]<span>&nbsp;buildi</span>ng.<span>&nbsp;One can also find skaters hanging out around ["Central Park"].</span> </td> <td> <span>+</span> Other locations that people often skate at include the steps in front of ["Physics and Geology"]<span>, ["Chemistry"], and ["Bainer"] on campus. One can also find skaters ha</span>ng<span>ing out around ["Central Park"]</span>. </td> </tr> </table> </div> Skateboardinghttp://daviswiki.org/Skateboarding2008-02-11 15:38:09jhc8 <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Skateboarding<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 16: </td> <td> Line 16: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ <br> + [[Image(Slap Magazine Jan 2008.jpg, "Cover of Slap Magazine, January 2008, allegedly in Davis, California.", 360, right, thumbnail)]]</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Skateboardinghttp://daviswiki.org/Skateboarding2008-02-11 15:35:53jhc8Upload of image <a href="http://daviswiki.org/Skateboarding?action=Files&do=view&target=Slap%20Magazine%20Jan%202008.jpg">Slap Magazine Jan 2008.jpg</a>.Skateboardinghttp://daviswiki.org/Skateboarding2006-07-15 18:59:15JasonAllerdeorphanizing <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Skateboarding<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 7: </td> <td> Line 7: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> Longboarding is a popular alternative to ["Bicycling" biking] around town.<span>&nbsp;</span> </td> <td> <span>+</span> Longboarding is a popular alternative to ["Bicycling" biking] around town. </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 9: </td> <td> Line 9: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> You can skate down the ["Bike Paths"], but be cautious, especially at night. Most of them are cracked open due to old age or tree roots. <span><br> - </span> </td> <td> <span>+</span> You can skate down the ["Bike Paths"], but be cautious, especially at night. Most of them are cracked open due to old age or tree roots.<span><br> +</span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 15: </td> <td> Line 15: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ Local pro skaters include ["Nyjah Huston"].</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Skateboardinghttp://daviswiki.org/Skateboarding2006-05-14 16:44:53BryonWright <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Skateboarding<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 1: </td> <td> Line 1: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> [[<span>Thu</span>m<span>bn</span>a<span>il</span>(warning.jpg<span>, right, 360</span>, "Don't bike or skateboard on me!")]] </td> <td> <span>+</span> [[<span>I</span>ma<span>ge</span>(warning.jpg, "Don't bike or skateboard on me!"<span>, 360, right, thumbnail</span>)]] </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 12: </td> <td> Line 12: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ <br> + ["West Coast Crush"] is a shop in the County Fair Mall (Woodland) that carries Surf, Skate, BMX and other things connected to that life.<br> + </span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Skateboardinghttp://daviswiki.org/Skateboarding2006-05-06 21:30:23EdwinSaadaso NOT true, wow. most the bikepaths are pretty crappy for skating :( <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Skateboarding<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 9: </td> <td> Line 9: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- The ["Bike Paths"] are nice and smooth for fast skating.</span> </td> <td> <span>+ You can skate down the ["Bike Paths"], but be cautious, especially at night. Most of them are cracked open due to old age or tree roots. </span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Skateboardinghttp://daviswiki.org/Skateboarding2006-05-06 20:52:38TomNelsonAdded warning photo <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Skateboarding<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 1: </td> <td> Line 1: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ [[Thumbnail(warning.jpg, right, 360, "Don't bike or skateboard on me!")]]<br> + </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 10: </td> <td> Line 12: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- <br> - ''Photo Request: Stenciled Warning''</span> </td> <td> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Skateboardinghttp://daviswiki.org/Skateboarding2006-05-06 20:44:03TomNelsonUpload of image <a href="http://daviswiki.org/Skateboarding?action=Files&do=view&target=warning.jpg">warning.jpg</a>.Skateboardinghttp://daviswiki.org/Skateboarding2005-12-17 22:40:30JabberWokkyPhoto Request <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Skateboarding<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 7: </td> <td> Line 7: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- </span> </td> <td> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 11: </td> <td> Line 10: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ <br> + ''Photo Request: Stenciled Warning''</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Skateboardinghttp://daviswiki.org/Skateboarding2004-12-18 20:53:02JabberWokky <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Skateboarding<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 1: </td> <td> Line 1: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> Most skateboarding in Davis happens at the ["Public Skate Park"]. </td> <td> <span>+</span> Most skateboarding in Davis happens at the ["Public Skate Park"]. <span>&nbsp;Technically, skateboarding is illegal on the sidewalks (at least downtown), as the stenciled warnings will remind you.</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Skateboardinghttp://daviswiki.org/Skateboarding2004-12-09 00:50:17JackHaskelcreated <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Skateboarding<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 1: </td> <td> Line 1: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ Most skateboarding in Davis happens at the ["Public Skate Park"]. <br> + <br> + Other locations that people often skate at include the steps in front of the ["Physics and Geology"] building. One can also find skaters hanging out around ["Central Park"].<br> + <br> + Longboarding is a popular alternative to ["Bicycling" biking] around town. <br> + <br> + <br> + The ["Bike Paths"] are nice and smooth for fast skating.<br> + <br> + ["Ground Zero"] is the only skateboard store in town.</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div>