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Sebo Walker, Switch heel

Photograph By Garric Ray

Anyone who has skated before knows that you're bound to get kicked out of spots and after a while you'll hear some pretty funny reasons as to why you have to leave. This stair set in downtown Portland is a great example of that. Surprisingly enough, it's not the skating at this spot that will get you kicked out -- it's actually the filmer and photographer who will get you the boot. "Due to Homeland Security related laws, anyone with a camera at the park will be told to leave because it's on government property," Ray says. "Luckily, Sebo and I were able to sneak in there and get this switch heel before security spotted us."