17 Simple Skateboard Tricks That Will Make You Look Pro

17 Simple Skateboard Tricks That Will Make You Look Pro

Some of the easiest tricks that will make you look like a pro skater include the tic-tac, ollie, manual, caveman, hippie jump, and so many more. Once you’ve learned how to balance, turn, slow down, and stop on a skateboard well, it’s time to learn some tricks.  Not every trick is as difficult as it…

How Long Does It Take To Learn How To Skateboard (Explained)

How Long Does It Take To Learn How To Skateboard (Explained)

If you want to learn the basics just enough to push yourself on a board, it could take you two weeks or so, depending on how much you practice. If you intend on learning some basic tricks, you’ll need to practice for one to two months. If you’re dedicated and practice every day, sticking with…

Kryptonics Skateboard Review – Are They Good For Beginners?

Kryptonics Skateboard Review – Are They Good For Beginners?

Kryptonics skateboards are sometimes referred to as “Walmart boards.” This is because they are not professional-grade skateboards. They are good enough for absolute beginners. However, once the skater gets a feel for this board, they will most likely want to upgrade to a pro model skateboard. These boards are sold as entry-level products, comfortable enough…

Pedlow Skatepark – Skateboarding in Los Angeles, California

Pedlow Skatepark – Skateboarding in Los Angeles, California

Pedlow skatepark celebrated the dedication ceremony in February of 2001. During that time, it was the first skatepark for the City of Los Angeles Department of Recreation and Parks. Hundreds of skaters enjoy this park on a daily basis. Pedlow has a skate-at-your-own-risk policy. With that being said, protective equipment is mandated by the law,…

Best Skateboarding Shoes In 2021

Best Skateboarding Shoes In 2021

What makes a skateboard shoe different from a regular sneaker? Skate shoes are designed to protect skaters from common skateboarding issues. They are usually made with an interior reinforced toe cap that protects the wearer’s toes when performing toe-dragging tricks, such as an ollie or kickflip. Skate shoes also usually contain extra padding in areas…