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private skateparks

Photograph By Anthony Acosta

For some pro skateboarders, having their own private skateparks, or TFs (training facilities), is a great place to skate with friends away from the crowds, security guards and prying eyes of skate fans. When Steve Berra and Eric Koston opened the Berrics to a select few, the private skatepark trend exploded. Here Jason Dill tail-scrapes a backside wall-ride at an undisclosed private skatepark in the suburbs of L.A.