How To Buy A Skateboard In 9 Simple Steps

Are you looking to buy a skateboard for the first time? Feel lost? Glad you stopped by, because I feel your frustration! To understand differences between brands, sizes, shapes, and finally contemplate the price tag? This daunting task took me ages to figure out. I solved the problem by upgrading …

The Best Age To Start Skateboarding Before A Midlife Crisis

Out of nowhere your kid runs up shouting “Mom! Dad! I want to know how to skateboard!” This triggers flashbacks to the good old days, shredding with the homies until sunset everyday. Just as you thought you were slowly losing your mind… the best day ever has arrived. The question …

How To Get Better At Skateboarding

Let’s be honest, some days skateboarding makes you hate yourself. We all have days we can’t seem to land anything, and I cannot express how red in the face I can get! What is even more frustrating is watching friends progress quicker than myself. However, skateboarding isn’t about being better …

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Mellow VS Steep Deck Concave (What’s The Difference?)

Each skateboard distributor manufactures decks with specific molds to form a board. The features of a skateboard deck we commonly select are based on width, and concave. For myself, a size 8″ with mellow concave has been my go to for years. One problem that nobody seems to discuss is …

Fastest Skateboard Wheels For Every Terrain

A proper skateboard wheel will transform how you lock into grinds and how a board responds when cornering turns. The fastest skateboard wheels are Bones STF V3. A skinny wheel reduces contact surface, providing less resistance which increases slide performance for blazing top speeds. A wheel that’s good for popping …

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Is Skateboarding A Sport?

Over the past decade skateboarding has broken barriers of how we define competition. Many claim that skateboarding, at its deepest root is anything but a sport. What I will discuss here covers an in-depth understanding of what skateboarding is, how it changed my life and the millions around the world. …