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A Nonprofit Focused On Nurturing Creativity in Skateboarding


For Andy Weiss, skateboarding was an escape and an outlet to discover more about himself growing up in an extremely small town. After moving to Ft. Collins, Weiss opened up a shop he operated for 15 years, seeing himself not as a retailer but a member of a larger community. Taking the spirit of community, Weiss created Launch Skateboarding, a nonprofit focused on nurturing the creativity and community that skating provides.

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