September 2005: SoleCollector.com's "Eric Koston: Unedited and Uncensored" Interview.
Erik Coston | Carson Koston
6' (1.83 m)
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My body can't really take the abuse of three solid days of pounding. Competitions are fun sometimes, but they wear on me. A semi-final, to me, is just a waste of time, because you're going to see those people do the same tricks again. It gets repetitive and starts to lose its appeal. Contests are just too drawn-out. When you're worn-out, you don't want to put any more effort into slamming your ...
Threw the opening pitch at the L.A. Dodgers Baseball game on August 6th, 2003
Invented the skateboarding tricks: "K-Grind" and the "One-Footed K-Grind"