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City Skate Project

Zapatista Skateboarding T-Shirt - City Skate Project

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¡Zapata Vive! La Lucha Sigue. "Zapata Lives: The Fight for Justice Continues".

Our Heritage-Inspired Zapatista Skateboarding T-Shirt! 🛹 Embrace the essence of skateboarding culture with our Zapatista Skateboarding T-Shirt, meticulously crafted to honor both heritage and style. Born from a legacy deeply rooted in the streets, this tee is more than just clothing – it's a statement of authenticity. "The Streets are for Skating".

Emiliano Zapata was the embodiment of the Mexican people's struggle for land, liberty and justice. As a champion of the rural poor, his revolutionary movement sought to uproot the systemic inequalities that had dispossessed peasants and indigenous communities of their lands and rights for centuries. Zapata's core values centered on reclaiming Mexico's agricultural lands from the hacienda estates and redistributing them to the villages - a radical vision encapsulated in his famous call for "Tierra y Libertad" (Land and Liberty).

Beyond just land reform, Zapata fought for the greater autonomy and self-determination of Mexico's indigenous peoples, whose ancestral territories had been seized by the wealthy landowners. His uncompromising idealism demanded a complete restructuring of society to uplift the rural masses - a revolutionary goal that made him an enduring symbol of agrarian uprising and social justice. In commemorating Zapata, we celebrate a man who embodied the righteous struggle against oppression and sacrificed everything for the emancipation of Mexico's downtrodden classes.

It's made of a thicker, heavier cotton, but it's still soft. And the double stitching on the neckline and sleeves add more durability to what is sure to be a favorite! The 100% cotton men's classic tee will help you land a more structured look. It sits nicely, maintains sharp lines around the edges, and goes perfectly with layered streetwear outfits. Plus, it's extra trendy now! 

• 100% cotton
• Sport Grey is 90% cotton, 10% polyester
• Ash Grey is 99% cotton, 1% polyester
• Heather colors are 50% cotton, 50% polyester
• Fabric weight: 5.0–5.3 oz/yd² (170-180 g/m²)
• Open-end yarn
• Tubular fabric
• Taped neck and shoulders
• Double seam at sleeves and bottom hem
• Blank product sourced from Honduras, Nicaragua, Haiti, Dominican Republic, Bangladesh, Mexico

This product is made especially for you as soon as you place an order, which is why it takes us a bit longer to deliver it to you. Making products on demand instead of in bulk helps reduce overproduction, so thank you for making thoughtful purchasing decisions!

Size guide

  LENGTH (inches) WIDTH (inches) SLEEVE LENGTH (inches)
S 28 18 15 ⅝
M 29 20 17
L 30 22 18 ½
XL 31 24 20
2XL 32 26 21 ½
3XL 33 28 22 ¾
4XL 34 30 24 ¼
5XL 35 32 25 ¼

Just Regular Skate Kooks Like You.

We hit the pavement, grind rails, and push boundaries. That's right, we're not some corporate suits looking to cash in on your (and our) passion – skating is our lifestyle.

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    Making a purchase allows us to do so much, from promoting more skate events, going to city counsel meetings on new parks, and expanding the industry with new talent, designers, and other skateboarders.

  • Side note:

    Feel cool, look cool, and stand out with skater designed t-shirts. We collaborate with international designers and of course our local skaters to bring you fun skateable designs to bring your community closer together.

Why Buy From Us?

Looking for a way to make a difference in the skate community?

Look no further than City Skate Project! Our products not only meet your needs as a skater, but also contribute to the ongoing efforts to create a safe and fun skate culture.

With over 15 years of experience and more than 35 years of skating under our belts (just like you, or maybe even your parents!), we understand the importance of supporting small businesses. When you shop with us, you're not only investing in top-quality gear, but also in the future of the skate community.

Join us in making a difference today!

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