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 …

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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. …

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Here’s Why Skateboarding Hurts Your Feet

I remember the days my parents would make comments such as, “Those shoes are bad for your feet!” or “You will end up with ankle problems!” Reflecting on it now, my parents said this ALL the time. I never thought much of it considering I was a young pea, having …