Author: Agnes M.

The Future Popularity of Skateboarding and Why We Love Skateboarding

Since its conception, skateboarding’s popularity has gone through ups and downs. In fact, skateboarding and the skate industry have nearly collapsed twice in the late 1960s and early 1980s, begging the question – what is the future of skateboarding popularity? In this article, we’re asking the tough questions AND getting the answers. Has skateboarding’s popularity increased or…

How Much Do Skateboard Lessons Cost?

$200-695. – Small group classes at the local YMCA and public recreation departments are usually the least expensive options. They are generally in the price range of $95-195. The typical class has about five sessions. Private camps through skateparks and skateboard schools will be pricier- $395-1395.

How to Become a Sponsored Skateboarder

The ways in which skaters become a sponsored skateboarder have drastically changed in today’s day and age. With the advent of social media and YouTube and the sheer amount of skateboard competitions, skateboard companies and local skate shops have changed the ways they approach sponsorship.  That being said, skaters have also evolved in how they…

Skateboarding Olympics 2020 Full Review

For the first time in skateboarding history, skateboarders represented their country at the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games with a chance to win a gold medal.  This moment was over 5 years in the making, with qualifying contest circuits spanning years of training for these athletes. Many of which are teenagers making their Olympic debut and…

Show Your Stuff! Amateur Skateboarding Competitions

Skateboarding competitions have always been the best way to provide skatepark skaters an opportunity to get sponsored by their local skate shop and one day make it to the X Games and The Olympics. In fact, skateboarders like Tony Hawk were first discovered on the vert ramps of Encinitas, California by skating amateur skateboarding contests.…

Top Hottest Skater Girls

Tina Keene (TIE) Keeani Lei(TIE) You may have seen her busting moves at the Glendale, California Skatepark bowl. Keeani is a model, actress, and skateboarder. Keeani’s name comes from a character in the surfing movie North Shore. The name means wave in Hawaiian. “Lei” means flower necklace. But these are not the only videos to…