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How To Drop In On A Skateboard, Step by Step Guide

There might be no skate trick more responsible for ending people’s pursuit of skating than the failed Drop In. Because honestly, if not attempted properly or without the proper instruction, Dropping In is the first real trick that can lead inexperienced skaters to be significantly injured. That being said, at GOSKATE we pride ourselves on…

Learning How to Skateboard as an Adult

One of the largest misconceptions about skateboarding both non-skaters and media portrait is that skateboarding is a sport or activity reserved for kids or adolescents. This cannot be farther from the truth. https://www.goskate.com/top/wp-content/uploads/2021/05/Learning-to-Skateboard-at-60-Years-Old.mp4 Tony Hawk is still ripping half pipes and skating well into his 50s. Every skatepark from Los Angeles to Barcelona sports a…

Should I let My Daughter Skateboard?

First and foremost, women and young girls are absolutely some of the most enduring humans on the planet, so of course, they are tough enough to handle the sport of skateboarding. Still, for a parent or guardian the question of Should I let My Daughter Skateboard? is an important one.  We’re going to lay out…

Is Camp Woodward Worth The Cost?

If you’re lucky enough to have a child who skateboards, you’ve probably heard: “Mom, Dad, can I please, please, please go to Camp Woodward?” Even if your child isn’t training for The Skateboarding Olympics, Camp Woodward has always been an alluring experience for every young skateboarder. But what most parents don’t know is that each…

The Top 15 Skateboards for Beginners (UPDATED 2020)

Okay, fine. There might be some serious skill (and colorful powder?) needed to catch air like the guy above, but everyone starts somewhere, right? So whether you’re itching to grind the city or realizing that the fence plank with wheels glued to its bottom isn’t going to last, here are fifteen of the best skateboards…

The Anatomy of a Landed Skate Trick [Updated 2018]

This page kicks of series of “Go skate tutorial” material. In this section you will start learning basic skateboarding principles which refers to the Chapters one & two of the skateboarding learner book that is available for download at the bottom of this page. Three Principles That Compose Every Trick In this paragraph, the author…