Stomping Grounds: New York City

A skateboarder's guide to the infinite possibilities that make up the Big Apple

Updated: January 21, 2010, 5:37 PM ET
By Adam Salo (words) | RB Umali (video) | ESPN Action Sports

Ask a room full of skaters what New York City does for skateboarding, and you'll hear the same two answers: endless spots and style. In a city where anything you can dream up is accessible and available, people are measured less by what they do than by how they do it. You don't get a second glance in a city of 8.3 million unless you've got some swagger, and from the early days, New York skaters from Andy Kessler to Luis Tolentino have always had style to spare.

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