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9 Types Of Skateboards You Didn’t Know About

I grew up riding my skateboard quite rigiously everyday down my neighborhood streets. It’s not only a quick way to commute-it’s a good workout. Often times skating throughout the day left me sore making the ride unbearable over rough terrain. As the weeks passed, my wheels were shredding apart to …

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10 Skateboarding Styles That Create History

Skateboarding is a form of artistic expression. Cruising down the road, learning flips and grinds, shredding abandoned pools. It is much more than that, however. Many types and styles of skateboarding exist you may not be familiar with. For many, it’s a form of transport,  while others make a living …

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Simple Ways To Make Your Skate Shoes Last Longer

Let’s face it, skateboarding shoes don’t last that long. I’ve ripped holes in nearly every single pair I’ve owned. There are several different ways you can extend the longevity of skate shoes. You can make your skate shoes last longer by doing the following: 1)Glue the seams of your shoe, around …

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Ultimate Guide To Prevent Skateboard Wheelbite

You’ve probably heard of wheel bite. Heck, you probably are having problems with it now. So how do you prevent wheel bite? One way to prevent wheel bite is by applying a set of riser pads to your skateboard. These are a standard accessory that gives extra distance between the …

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Average Skateboard Deck Weight (Does It Matter?)

A standard skateboard deck weighs between 2-5 pounds, which means without trucks, bearings, wheels, and grip and you standing on it! In addition with trucks, wheels, and bearings totals range around 7-10 pounds. This fluctuates depending on the components you purchase. Over the years companies re-engineered their products using stronger, …