Shout out to Rodney

Rodney Mullen = father of skateboarding. For realz. Inventor of the ollie, kickflip, and more (see below).



Some tricks he invented:
Godzilla Rail Flip
540 Shove-it
50-50 Saran Wrap
50-50 Caspers
Helipops
Flat Ollies
Gazelles
No Handed 50-50
Kickflip
Heelflip
Impossible
Sidewinders
360 Flip
360 pressure Flip
Casper 360 Flip
50-50 Sidewinders
One footed Ollie
Backside 180 Flip
Duct-tape on fingers
Ollie Nosebones
Ollie Fingerflip
Airwalks
Frontside Heelflip Shove-its
Switchstance 360 Flips
Helipop Heelflips
Removed Duct-Tape from fingers
Kickflip Underflip
Casper Slides
Half Flip Darkslide

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xxxspinnnnn (not verified) says:

wow, that was pretty magical. i especially liked when he slid and grinded w the board upside down. next level

xbeethovenx (not verified) says:

hotness.

ponte (not verified) says:

Actually, Alan Gelfand invented the ollie, not Rodney Mullen.

zirafa says:

Alan Gelfand invented the first "ollie", but it was on a ramp. Rodney Mullen invented the first flat ground ollie.

lost in the parking lot (not verified) says:

its sick