Marseille Skatepark (Skatepark Du Prado) Marseille, France

Marseille Skatepark (Skatepark Du Prado) Marseille, France

Skatepark Du Prado, more commonly referred to as Marseille Skatepark or Bowl of Marseille, can be found on the beach of Plage De Prado in Marseille, France. This world-renowned skatepark was once proclaimed to be the best skatepark in the world. It has been featured in many films, competitions, and in Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater…

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…

Moodus Skatepark – Skateboarding in East Haddam, Connecticut

Moodus Skatepark – Skateboarding in East Haddam, Connecticut

Moodus skatepark is in East Haddam, Connecticut. The skatepark is not that big but has a unique concrete park, with plenty of bold design features in a reasonably small area. It’s an excellent park for experienced and beginning skaters/riders—one of the most functional parks in the area. The park is a short snake run with…

Pleasanton Skatepark – Skateboarding In California

Pleasanton Skatepark – Skateboarding In California

Pleasanton skatepark is a great skatepark suitable for beginners, children, and those looking for more practice. That being said, this park is still one that every skater needs to cross off of their bucket list. The obstacles in Ken Mercer Sports Park are all approximately 2 to 2.5 ft tall. The skatepark has very little…

Soft VS Hard Skateboard Wheels (And Best Ones To Get)

Soft VS Hard Skateboard Wheels (And 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…

Sunken Gardens Skatepark (Livermore Skatepark)

Sunken Gardens Skatepark (Livermore Skatepark)

Sunken Gardens Skatepark, better known as Livermore skatepark can seem small to experienced skateboarders and bikers. But when the park is empty, it is plenty of fun. Some of the skatepark’s main features include a small half capsule that flows into deep, tight bowls, good coping, ledges, flat bars, and a pyramid. There are also…

Go Skate Day 2021 – What Is Go Skateboarding Day?

Go Skate Day 2021 – What Is Go Skateboarding Day?

Go Skate Day is a non-official international holiday. Every year Go Skateboarding Day falls on June 21st, which happens to be a Monday in 2021. But what is Go Skate Day, and how did it start? Let’s answer those questions and many more. Go Skateboarding Day is an annual promotional event organized by the International…