Rasta Mon, Billy Shaw wrastlin Great Whites @ Venice Pier! Read about Billy when he was just a wee lad wrastlin Ger-I for his lunch money @ MarkTwain Jr High School here:http://www.punkvinyl.com/2011/02/15/1978-crashed-memories-of-an-l-a-punk-rocker/
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Local knowledge at your service!I am a member of the exclusive Dogtown Family, founder and former president of The Venice Surf and Skateboard Association. I have lived/surfed skated in Los Angeles/ California my entire life.
I speak German, Japanese and Spanish.
Do you want to surf /sk8 secrete off the beaten path, surf/sk8 spots? Surf/Skate a sacred legendary spot? Or perhaps visit a part of L.A you have read about or seen in a movie? I know the locations, I have the access and knowledge others don’t. Perhaps you want to visit the Sector 9 factory and meet the owner? Or the Lost surfboard factory? Or meet a legendary star ? Done!
Local shopping ,food and good vibes in California and beyond! Want to vist Compton, East Los Angeles? Well you better have a guide like me along! I will keep you safe as well as get you the hospitality reserved for hommies.
Hollywood night life and exclusive house parties? Done! Live like a local! Perhaps you wish to surf Baja? I have the key to a private surf spot near LaFonda . Full camping gear provided for camping excursions. Price depends on the duration and location. All trips are customized to the customer’s preference For example a one day sk8 trip to several locations is $100.00. A 3 day trip to Baja is $350.00 per person accommodations included. You wont find this type of service from your run of the mill travel agency that is for sure.
Knowing how to cypher and decipher gang graffiti is a skill learned early growing up in L.A . Lifeguarding and teaching@ pools from Watts (103 and Success, 109 th st ) and South L.A to East L.A as well as the SFV neighborhoods, reading the “writing on the wall” will allow you a heads up on the politics in the neighborhood. for example who controls what, who is at war, phenotype identity, membership, and other crucial information. Stay tuned. I will take you there. This is your land. This is my land.