Characters(THPS)

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[edit] Tony Hawk

The father of two and husband of one, Tony Hawk is arguably the single most influential skatboarder of all time. Born and raised in the hazy daze of Southern California, Tony has forgotten more tricks than most people learn in a lifetime. His contributions to the sport are endless-most recently unearthing skate-boarding's holy grail by becoming one of the few to land a 900.

  • Ollie: 3/13
  • Speed: 7/13
  • Air: 7/13
  • Balance: 4/13
  • Age: 31
  • Born: USA
  • Hometown: Carlsbad
  • Years Pro: 16
  • Stance: Goofy
  • Height: 6'2

[edit] Bob Burnquist

Brazillian-born, Bob Burnquist snuck onto the scene six years ago (winning the first pro contest he entered) and has been puzzling onlookers ever since. His unique style and switch stance tendencies make Bob one of the most exciting and original skaters to come down the pike in decades.

  • Ollie: 4/13
  • Speed: 6/13
  • Air: 6/13
  • Balance: 4/13
  • Age: 22 Born: Brazil
  • Hometown: Encinitas
  • Years Pro: 7
  • Stance: Regular
  • Height: 5'11

[edit] Kareem Campbell

Kareem Campbell was born in New York City and grew up in Los Angeles-breaking down any East vs. West barriers that his predecessors may have set up for him. His dual coast citizenship has led Kareem to develop a smooth metropolitan style based on the mastery of "real" street settings.

  • Ollie: 7/13
  • Speed: 4/13
  • Air: 4/13
  • Balance: 6/13
  • Born: USA
  • Hometown: Los Angeles
  • Years Pro: 6
  • Stance: Regular
  • Height: 6'0

[edit] Rune Glifberg

From Copenhagen, Denmark, Rune Glifberg grew up playing soccer unitl a friend from the USA introduced him to skateboarding. Now residing in Costa Mesa, California, Rune consistantly places in the top rankings in the vert-skating events he competes in.

  • Ollie: 4/13
  • Speed: 7/13
  • Air: 7/13
  • Balance: 3/13
  • Age: 25
  • Born: Denmark
  • Hometown: Costa Mesa
  • Years Pro: 7
  • Stance: Regular
  • Height: 5'11

[edit] Buckey Lasek

Charles Henry Lasek, nicknamed Bucky, was born in Baltimore, Maryland, on December 3, 1972. Bucky's dad was also named Charles and nicknamed Bucky. He now resides in Carlsbad, California. Bucky's signature board is "Birdhouse", with a picture of a funny-looking bird. Lasek, a vert-skater, has started to learn the techniques of a street skater.

  • Ollie: 5/13
  • Speed: 7/13
  • Air: 6/13
  • Balance: 3/13
  • Age: 26
  • Born: USA
  • Hometown: Carlsbad
  • Years Pro: 9
  • Stance: Regular
  • Height: 5'11

[edit] Chad Muska

Possibly the most popular skater in the world, Chad M. Muska has taken street skating and molded it into something new. Raised in Los Angeles, Chad first picked up skateboarding in Phoenix, Arizona. Chad's popularity has increased yearly, and will probably continue to increase for years to come.

  • Ollie: 6/13
  • Speed: 4/13
  • Air: 4/13
  • Balance: 7/13
  • Age: 22
  • Born: USA
  • Hometown: Los Angelos
  • Years Pro: 5
  • Stance: Regular
  • Height: 5'10

[edit] Andrew Reynolds

Andrew Reynolds was born in Lakeland, Florida on June 6, 1978, which coincidentally, is my birthday, just not the same year. He now resides in Huntington Beach, California. Nicknamed "Turtle Boy", Reynolds is willing to cross any gap just for fun.

  • Ollie: 6/13
  • Speed: 5/13
  • Air: 3/13
  • Balance: 7/13
  • Age: 20
  • Born: USA
  • Hometown: Huntington Beach
  • Years Pro: 3
  • Stance: Regular
  • Height: 6'2

[edit] Geoff Rowley

A precision-engineered English import, Geoff Rowley is one of those smooth-operating skate-boarders from England who runs exclusively on handrails, huge staircases, and vegetables. Geoff made his way over to Huntington Beach, California a few years ago, and the young lad from Liverpool has been speeding around the streets ever since.

  • Ollie: 7/13
  • Speed: 5/13
  • Air: 3/13
  • Balance: 6/13
  • Age: 23
  • Born: UK
  • Hometown: Huntington Beach
  • Years Pro: 5
  • Stance: Regular
  • Height: 5'8

[edit] Jamie Thomas

From Alabama, Jamie's home is on the road, wherever he can find it. Jamie took up skateboarding as an easier way to get to school. He has directed multiple skate videos, and has been a professional for six of his 12 years.

  • Ollie: 5/13
  • Speed: 5/13
  • Air: 4/13
  • Balance: 7/13
  • Age: 24
  • Born: USA
  • Hometown: Encinitas
  • Years Pro: 6
  • Stance: Regular
  • Height: 5'10

[edit] Elissa Steamer

Elissa Steamer, whose age is currently unknown, was born in Fort Myers, Florida, but currently lives in Huntington Beach, California. She started skateboarding at about age 12, and her first real sponsor was Toy Machine. Elissa turned pro in April of 1998, and she is the only female professional skater. Her favorite place to skate is Philadelphia.

  • Ollie: 6/13
  • Speed: 4/13
  • Air: 5/13
  • Balance: 6/13
  • Age: Undisclosed
  • Born: USA
  • Hometown: Fort Myers
  • Years Pro: 1
  • Stance: Regular
  • Height: 5'4

[edit] Officer Dick

As a youth, poor Richard Ennvee was deemed a 'Poser' by other skaters. Distraught and overtaken by the need for revenge, Dick vowed to some day become what those skaters feared most... the long arm of the law!

  • Ollie: 5/13
  • Speed: 5/13
  • Air: 5/13
  • Balance: 5/13
  • Age: 43
  • Born: USA
  • Hometown: Mallwood
  • Years Pro: 25
  • Stance: Regular
  • Height: 5'11
  • How to Unlock: Collect all 30 tapes in Career Mode to unlock Officer Dick

[edit] Private Carrera

Originally from Roswell, NM, army brat Private Carrera is ready for action. If it's hard... like skateboarding... she's on it! Creator of such classic skate moves such as the Ho Ho-Ho and Somi Spin, Carrera is always ready for some stiff competition.

  • Ollie: 10/13
  • Speed: 10/13
  • Air: 10/13
  • Balance: 10/13
  • Age: Barely Legal
  • Born: USA
  • Hometown: Fort Worth
  • Years Pro: 1
  • Stance: Regular
  • Height: 5'8

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