How to Choose the Right Gloves for Skateboarding

How to Choose the Right Gloves for Skateboarding

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When you’re skating, it’s important to have gloves on to protect your hands. There are a few different types of gloves that you can choose from, and each one has its own benefits. In this blog post, we will discuss the different types of gloves and help you decide which ones are right for you!…

Skate Helmets vs. Bike Helmets: What Are The Differences?

Skate Helmets vs. Bike Helmets: What Are The Differences?

When it comes to safety, it’s important to know the difference between skate helmets and bike helmets. Both offer protection against head injuries, but there are some key differences that you should be aware of before making a purchase. In this blog post, we will discuss the differences between skate helmets and bike helmets, as…

How To Clean Your Skateboard Bearings (A Complete Guide)

How To Clean Your Skateboard Bearings (A Complete Guide)

Skateboard bearings need to be cleaned every 1 to 3 months. Luckily, it’s actually really easy to clean your bearings and you don’t need much to do it. Clean bearings will help your wheels roll faster for longer and produces a much smoother riding experience. However, sometimes you can’t always revive bearings and they’ll need…

How Much Is An Electric Skateboard? (Answered)

How Much Is An Electric Skateboard? (Answered)

Electric skateboards start at around $100 and can cost several hundred dollars or more. The most popular electric skateboards are priced between $400 and $2,000. However, prices differ from model to model. The cost of an electric skateboard is determined by its design, construction components (motor, deck, trucks, and wheels), battery size, marketing expenses, and…

Soft VS Hard Skateboard Wheels (Best Ones To Get)

Soft VS Hard Skateboard Wheels (Best Ones To Get)

What is the difference between soft and hard wheels for skateboarding? The main difference between soft vs hard skateboard wheels is that soft wheels are better for cruising and maintaining a higher speed. While hard wheels are better balanced while remaining stationary, and best for learning how to ollie and other beginner tricks. One thing…

Understanding Skateboard Bushings – A Complete Guide

Understanding Skateboard Bushings – A Complete Guide

The colored, rubber-like cylinders in the centers of your trucks are called bushings. Bushings are usually made of urethane and most longboard skateboard configurations include two per truck. The bushings are what allow your trucks to turn and tilt. Your bushings will have a noticeable impact on how well you can move around curves, what…