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Eric Koston

Eric Koston was born in Bangkok, Thailand. To an American Air Force father and a Thai mother. Eric's family moved to California when he was 9 months old. He settled in San Bernardino when his parents divorced. He first began skateboarding at 11, when his older brother handed him an old Mark Gonzalez board with mismatched trucks. Eric picked up on ... See full bio »
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 2010 Skate 3 (Video Game)
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2003 Slam City Jam/VTC #1 in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, finishing 35th. See more »

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Erik Coston | Carson Koston


5' 11" (1.8 m)

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I never thought I would be making the money I do and traveling like I do because of skateboarding. It all just happened. See more »


Took first place at the 2003 X-Games Global Championship (May- 2003) See more »


Invented the skateboarding tricks: "K-Grind" and the "One-Footed K-Grind" See more »


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