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…

Truckee Skatepark – Must Skate Spots In Northern California

Truckee Skatepark – Must Skate Spots In Northern California

Truckee Skatepark is quite possibly one of the best outdoor skateparks in all of California, for sure Northern Cali. With a limited amount of space and money, Truckee is proof that smaller skateparks can still be a fantastic ride. The trannys are flawless, the coping is excellent, and the layout is incredible.  There are a…

Mount Baldy Pipeline Outdoor Skatepark (San Antonio Dam)

Mount Baldy Pipeline Outdoor Skatepark (San Antonio Dam)

The Mount Baldy Pipeline is a prime location that has been skated by some of the best skateboarders since the late ’70s and ‘80s. Mount Baldy has been highlighted and documented in countless magazines and skate videos such as Thrasher Magazine and Skate Slate. Also known as the San Antonio Dam and Old Baldy, the…