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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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 2015 Point Break
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 2013 The Aquabats! Super Show! (TV Series)
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 2010 Skate 3 (Video Game)
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5 February 2006: TV commercial for Best Buy/ESPN Mobile for the 2006 Super Bowl XLs commercial line-ups. See more »


Alternate Names:

Erik Coston | Carson Koston

Height:

5' 11" (1.8 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 ... See more »

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Won the 1995 PSL Street Finals and the 1996 and 2002 Tampa Pro See more »

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

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Arko See more »

Star Sign:

Taurus

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