Inglewood Skate Rats is a book of skateboarding inspired memoirs depicting life in the ghetto when skateboarding was young. More
Inglewood Skate Rats is a book of skateboarding memoirs from Gayton Hagglund who grew up on welfare, skateboarding around the ghetto streets of Inglewood, California dodging gangsters and bullets. In the midst of this he was inspired by a local crew of skaters called The Inglewood Skate Rats, cementing that passion for skating into him. The book progresses from there to a pro career in the skateboarding industry, skating, filming and travelling with some of the world's top pros including Rodney Mullen, Daewon Song, Ronnie Creager, J.B. Gillet, Chris Haslam, Lavar McBride and many more.