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Rest in Peace, Dylan Rieder

Skateboarding lost a good one on Wednesday.
October 12, 2016, 10:29pm

We are sad to report that Dylan Rieder, one of the most talented skateboarders of his generation, passed away on Wednesday after a battle with leukemia. Rieder possessed an effortless style and served as an inspiration for countless people, skaters and non-skaters alike. His family has requested that, in lieu of flowers, donations be made to Dr. Stephen Forman in Rieder's honor. Information on how to donate is below.

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Rieder had many memorable clips throughout his career, but his 2010 Gravis part, released as a standalone video, will go down in history as some of the most graceful and powerful skateboarding ever committed to video.

A few years ago we were lucky enough to profile Rieder for a four-part installment of Epicly Later'd. He will be missed.

From Rieder's manager:

Please address checks to City of Hope. In memo line write: To Dr. Stephen Forman for Dylan Rieder.

City of Hope
Attention: Philanthropy
1500 E Duarte Rd.
Duarte, CA 91010

http://www.cityofhope.org/giving/donate

Correction: Dylan Rieder's Gravis part was released in 2010, not 2012, as the article originally stated.