skate park in baton rouge: Skateboarding in Baton Rouge: Baton Rouge Skateboarding Community: Extreme Sports Park in Baton Rouge - 05/28/11 06:17 PM
Skating is more than just an art form; it’s a culture consisting of nearly 18.5 million skaters. The skateboarding community has evolved over the past decade which has allowed skating to become more mainstream and acceptable. This is a huge leap from the 80’s when the recreational sport was more than frowned upon.  Skaters used to have a tainted reputation due to society labeling them as rebellious and associating them with the ‘punk image’. As the nation becomes more appreciating, skate parks are going up all over the world which shows how society’s stereotype of skaters has evolved. While most skaters … (2 comments)