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Is Skateboarding Hard to Learn?

So you just received your first skateboard, And you’re anxious to get started You have heard stories of your friends and family getting hurt on their first skateboard. The fact that skateboarding is challenging is usually not questioned. There is a legitimate reason why some parents are concerned about letting their children start skateboarding.Parents fear…

How Much do Skateboard Lessons Cost?

This page is to summarize the average costs for skateboarding lessons. Skateboard Classes $95-595. – 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…

Skateboard Size Calculator

Pick the wrong size skateboard, and you will fall more often. Yes- skateboard size is that important! An oversized skateboard could Triple the amount of time it takes you to learn skateboarding! Skateboarding is a thrill, lifestyle, and athletic activity.  It has gained popularity over the past couple of decades and many people have started…

How to Skateboard – 6 Steps (With Pictures)

Skateboarding is a thrill, lifestyle, and athletic activity.  It has gained popularity over the past couple decades and many people have started riding a skateboard for the first time.  These circumstances have presented the ubiquitous, all-so-common question, “How do I ride a skateboard?”   Part 1 – Getting Started 1.1.- Pick the Board Shape —-You…

How to Unblock Skateboarding Games at School

Your school has blocked access to games on computers, but you want to play these games anyways.  There are a few options to outsmart the school’s software and get these games working!   Here are some of the ways to play skateboarding games at school:  Use a Proxy Server. A proxy server will allow you…

Death of Skate? – The Declining Popularity of Skateboarding

by Susan Mann It’s a sad reality to confront.  There are signs the popularity of skateboarding is declining: Fewer people are looking for skateboards and skate parks online than ever before, as shown by the fact that skateboarding searches on Google are decreasing. Industry studies show skateboarding involvement is down for nearly every age group,…

Win an All-Expenses Paid Skate Trip to San Diego with Killian Martin

The trip includes ALL of your travel costs in San Diego, California.  This is a one day trip.  It cover EVERYTHING including your food.   Includes a FREESTYLE SKATE LESSON with Killian Martin Who is Killian Martin? Kilian Martin is arguably the most unique individual style in skateboarding. Some might call it freestyle, others might say…

How to Find a Good Skateboard for Kids

Skateboardforkids.com is your best choice for buying a beginner’s skateboard. Their goal is #1 simplicity, and #2 quality, and all the while, we keep the skateboarding equipment and skateboards inexpensive. All of the kids skateboards they sell are tested and tried by skateboarders around the country, and we bring the best – “The Goskate Board”…

Watch This 22 Month Old Skating Toddler Who is Raising Eyebrows Worldwide

This skateboarding toddler is gaining an international reputation for his skills after just a few months on the board. Wyatt, only 22 months old, has been learning to skate alongside his three siblings at the Young Gun Skate School afterschool care programme in Auckland. Instructor Simon Thorp said Wyatt “pretty much learnt to skate and…