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  • Can I Learn to Skateboard in My 30s?

    Can I Learn to Skateboard in My 30s?

    The first time I stood on a skateboard, I was in high school. I was transferred from an all-Black school in Detroit to a predominately White one, and learning to navigate a new cultural landscape — hacky sack, field hockey, acoustic guitars — led me to Tony Hawk Pro Skater 2 and, later, a group…