Skateboarding Sitemap - Page 3 2016-09-26

Tony Hawk Pro Skateboarder Photo and Image Gallery - Bronzed Hawk
Tony Hawk Skateboard Vert Best Trick Competition - Tony Hawk Photo Gallery - see images and pictures of the famous pro skateboarder Tony Hawk, doing vert tricks at the X Games, headhsots and more. Take a look at this gallery of Tony Hawk photographs to see pictures and more of professional skateboarder tony hawk.

Tony Hawk Pro Skateboarder Photo and Image Gallery - X Games VIII
X Games VIII tricks - Tony Hawk Photo Gallery - see images and pictures of the famous pro skateboarder Tony Hawk, doing vert tricks at the X Games, headhsots and more. Take a look at this gallery of Tony Hawk photographs to see pictures and more of professional skateboarder tony hawk.

Paul Rodriguez Interview
Paul Rodriguez (P-Rod) took a few minuets to talk to me after filming for the upcoming Dew Action Sports Tour commercials. Paul Rodriguez talked a little about what it's like to be a pro skateboarder, and what it takes to stay in the game. Paul Rodriguez blew away the X Games last summer, winning gold in the street competition. Read this short interview with Paul Rodriguez to find out more.

Tony Hawk Pro Skateboarder Photo and Image Gallery - Skater Girl Lessons
Tony Hawk teaching Michelle Kwan to ride a skateboard - Tony Hawk Photo Gallery - see images and pictures of the famous pro skateboarder Tony Hawk, doing vert tricks at the X Games, headhsots and more. Take a look at this gallery of Tony Hawk photographs to see pictures and more of professional skateboarder tony hawk.

Top 10 Skateboarders of the Decade
Top Skateboarders of the Decade - As the first decade of the 2000s concludes, lets take a look at the best skateboarders the last 10 years had to offer. These are skaters who pushed the limits, impressed us all, or added positively to skateboarding in some significant way.

Tony Hawk Pro Skateboarder Photo and Image Gallery - Action Sports Achievement Award
Tony Hawk recieving the Action Sports Achievement Award - Tony Hawk Photo Gallery - see images and pictures of the famous pro skateboarder Tony Hawk, doing vert tricks at the X Games, headhsots and more. Take a look at this gallery of Tony Hawk photographs to see pictures and more of professional skateboarder tony hawk.

How to Act at Skateparks - Skatepark Rules of Conduct
How should people act at skateparks? Skateparks might be designed as places to play, but they can be intimidating to skate in. New skaters usually don’t know what to do or how to act at the skatepark. How should you act at skateparks? What should you look out for? What’s the code of conduct for skateparks?

Best Place to Buy Skateboards,Parts and Equipment
Where's the best place to buy skateboards, skateboarding parts and skateboard equipment? I get asked this question all the time, and t's abut time I put together a good answer! I've got three options for you, in answer to the question, where to buy skateboards, skateboard parts and skateboarding equipment.

DC Atlas - Rob Dyrdek signature skate shoe
The Atlas is Rob Dyrdek's next pro model after the Ten. The Atlas fuses elements of a running shoe and skate shoe. It's light and agile, but with the heavy tread and padded areas for skating. The Atlas has a cupsole, and the tread features DGT technology. What's that mean? Read the review for more.

How to Build a Three-Foot Quarter Pipe
A quarter pipe ramp is a must-have ramp for skateboarding. You can also easily use this quarter pipe ramp for bikes, or anything else that you might want a ramp for! The 3' quarter pipe is a medium difficulty project, but not too hard. The quarter pipe skateboard ramp that you will build with these instructions will come out to 3 feet tall and 4 feet wide. The transition is a little less steep at a 6'-0 radius.

Planning Skateboarding Contests Guide - How to Plan a Skateboarding Contest
How to Plan a Skateboarding Competition - From time to time I get questions about planning skateboarding competitions, and so I've put together this helpful guide to give you the tools to do it. Planning your own local skate contest is a tough job, with a lot to consider, but hopefully this guide to planning skateboarding competitions will help!

Playing Tony Hawk’s American Wasteland - Head to Head Challenge
A Walkthrough for the Tony Hawk's American Wasteland video game - learn where to go and what to do, what pecial thins to look for, and get through parts where you might be stuck. Tony Hawk's American Wasteland walkthrough from Neversoft should give you a good idea of the video game, and help your digital skateboarding skills.

Playing Tony Hawk’s American Wasteland - 4 Exciting Key Missions
A Walkthrough for the Tony Hawk's American Wasteland video game - learn where to go and what to do, what pecial thins to look for, and get through parts where you might be stuck. Tony Hawk's American Wasteland walkthrough from Neversoft should give you a good idea of the video game, and help your digital skateboarding skills.

Is skateboarding a bad influence?
A young skater named Noah wrote and told me that his parents are concerned that skateboarding will attract bad people or bad things. This is a concern that a lot of skateboarder's parents have. So, is skateboarding a bad influence? Read this skateboarding FAQ - Is skateboarding a bad influence?

How to Build a Three-Foot Quarter Pipe
A quarter pipe ramp is a must-have ramp for skateboarding. You can also easily use this quarter pipe ramp for bikes, or anything else that you might want a ramp for! The 3' quarter pipe is a medium difficulty project, but not too hard. The quarter pipe skateboard ramp that you will build with these instructions will come out to 3 feet tall and 4 feet wide. The transition is a little less steep at a 6'-0 radius.

How to Build a Skateboard Manual Pad
Manual pads are the easiest skateboarding obstacle to build. These instructions are for a 4' by 8' manual pad, but you can adjust the measurements to make any size of a manny pad that you'd like. This should be the cheapest building project I have on this site, running you much less than $100 US. It's the perfect beginner project.

Tony Hawk's American Wasteland Walkthrough
A Walkthrough for the Tony Hawk's American Wasteland video game - learn where to go and what to do, what pecial thins to look for, and get through parts where you might be stuck. Tony Hawk's American Wasteland walkthrough from Neversoft should give you a good idea of the video game, and help your digital skateboarding skills.

Playing Tony Hawk’s American Wasteland - Review, Image Gallery and Soundtrack
A Walkthrough for the Tony Hawk's American Wasteland video game - learn where to go and what to do, what pecial thins to look for, and get through parts where you might be stuck. Tony Hawk's American Wasteland walkthrough from Neversoft should give you a good idea of the video game, and help your digital skateboarding skills.

Playing Tony Hawk’s American Wasteland - Game Concepts
A Walkthrough for the Tony Hawk's American Wasteland video game - learn where to go and what to do, what pecial thins to look for, and get through parts where you might be stuck. Tony Hawk's American Wasteland walkthrough from Neversoft should give you a good idea of the video game, and help your digital skateboarding skills.

Playing Tony Hawk’s American Wasteland - Walkthrough
A Walkthrough for the Tony Hawk's American Wasteland video game - learn where to go and what to do, what pecial thins to look for, and get through parts where you might be stuck. Tony Hawk's American Wasteland walkthrough from Neversoft should give you a good idea of the video game, and help your digital skateboarding skills.

Playing Tony Hawk’s American Wasteland - Back to Basics
A Walkthrough for the Tony Hawk's American Wasteland video game - learn where to go and what to do, what pecial thins to look for, and get through parts where you might be stuck. Tony Hawk's American Wasteland walkthrough from Neversoft should give you a good idea of the video game, and help your digital skateboarding skills.

Playing Tony Hawk’s American Wasteland - The Sponsor's Challenge
A Walkthrough for the Tony Hawk's American Wasteland video game - learn where to go and what to do, what pecial thins to look for, and get through parts where you might be stuck. Tony Hawk's American Wasteland walkthrough from Neversoft should give you a good idea of the video game, and help your digital skateboarding skills.

Playing Tony Hawk’s American Wasteland - On to Beverly Hills
A Walkthrough for the Tony Hawk's American Wasteland video game - learn where to go and what to do, what pecial thins to look for, and get through parts where you might be stuck. Tony Hawk's American Wasteland walkthrough from Neversoft should give you a good idea of the video game, and help your digital skateboarding skills.

Playing Tony Hawk’s American Wasteland - 4 Exciting Key Missions
A Walkthrough for the Tony Hawk's American Wasteland video game - learn where to go and what to do, what pecial thins to look for, and get through parts where you might be stuck. Tony Hawk's American Wasteland walkthrough from Neversoft should give you a good idea of the video game, and help your digital skateboarding skills.

Top 10 Gifts Ideas for Skateboarders
Skateboarder Gift Ideas - top 10 skateboarding gifts - find cool stuff for skaters, unique skate-themed stuff, or pick out something for yourself! It's never a bad time to give a gift (isn't that sweet?). Great for birthday presents, Christmas presents, any time that you want to give a gift to a skateboarder.

Longboarding - Standing and Foot Placement
Longboarding - learn how to longboard skateboard with these simple step by step beginner instructions. Learning to longboard skateboard is fairly simple - get help with what longboarding gear you need to start longboarding, your longboarding stance, how to stand on a longboard, how to push and carve on your longboard, how to stop on a longboard - all the longboarding beginner help and instructions you want in these step by step beginner longboarding instructions. Page 4.

Skateboarding Basics - How to Longboard
Longboarding - learn how to longboard skateboard with these simple step by step beginner instructions. Learning to longboard skateboard is fairly simple - get help with what longboarding gear you need to start longboarding, your longboarding stance, how to stand on a longboard, how to push and carve on your longboard, how to stop on a longboard - all the longboarding beginner help and instructions you want in these step by step beginner longboarding instructions. Page 6.

Longboarding Basics - Carving and Cruising
Longboarding - learn how to longboard skateboard with these simple step by step beginner instructions. Learning to longboard skateboard is fairly simple - get help with what longboarding gear you need to start longboarding, your longboarding stance, how to stand on a longboard, how to push and carve on your longboard, how to stop on a longboard - all the longboarding beginner help and instructions you want in these step by step beginner longboarding instructions.

How to Tighten Your Skateboard Trucks
From our tutorial on how to replace skateboard bushings, learn how to tighten your skateboard trucks for a customized ride.

Longboarding Beginner Instructions - Pick Your Longboard
Page 2. Longboarding - learn how to longboard skateboard with these simple step by step beginner instructions. Learning to longboard skateboard is fairly simple - get help with what longboarding gear you need to start longboarding, your longboarding stance, how to stand on a longboard, how to push and carve on your longboard, how to stop on a longboard - all the longboarding beginner help and instructions you want in these step by step beginner longboarding instructions.

How to Longboard - Goofy Foot or Regular?
Longboarding - learn how to longboard skateboard with these simple step by step beginner instructions. Learning to longboard skateboard is fairly simple - get help with what longboarding gear you need to start longboarding, your longboarding stance, how to stand on a longboard, how to push and carve on your longboard, how to stop on a longboard - all the longboarding beginner help and instructions you want in these step by step beginner longboarding instructions. Page 3.

Top 6 Skateboarding Video Games
Top 6 Skateboarding Games - Skateboarding games can be a lot of fun. On this list, you'll see console skateboarding games with reviews, free online skateboarding flash games, and even a skateboarding collectible card game!video games, console games, free online skateboarding games - the works! Check out this top 6 skateboarding games list, and get some ideas for getting your skateboarding game on.

How to Apply Grip Tape to a Skateboard Deck
Grip taping a skateboard at home is easy, and you can try your own patterns and designs. Learn how with these easy instructions.

Step 2 - How To Grip Tape a Deck - Decide on a Design
Step 2 - Step by step instructions on applying grip tape to your skateboard deck. Instructions on what tools to use when putting grip tape on a skateboard, how to cut the griptape, and how to make the grip tape design look great. Grip taping a skateboard at home is easy, and you can try your own patterns and designs. Learn how to griptape a skateboard with these easy instructions.

How To Remove Skateboard Bearings - Done, Special Tools, Whats Next?
How To Remove Skateboard Bearings - Done, Special Tools - taking out skateboarding bearings is easier than it may seem - follow these simple step by step instructions for removing skateboard bearings, and see for yourself. Take out your own skateboarding bearings without destroying the bearings - important for cleaning your bearings and skateboard maintenance! Read more.

How To Clean Skateboard Bearings - Best Method
How To Clean Skateboard Bearings - I'm going to show you the fast, simple and easy way to clean your skateboard bearings. Use this method if your bearings are a little dirty, or just haven't been cleaned in a long time. Cleaning your skateboard bearings like this from time to time will increase your bearing's lifespan, and improve your skateboarding experience (you'll have more fun!).

Step 3 - How To Grip Tape a Deck - Cutting the Grip Tape
Step 3 - Step by step instructions on applying grip tape to your skateboard deck. Instructions on what tools to use when putting grip tape on a skateboard, how to cut the griptape, and how to make the grip tape design look great. Grip taping a skateboard at home is easy, and you can try your own patterns and designs. Learn how to griptape a skateboard with these easy instructions.

Step 4 - How To Grip Tape a Deck - Applying the Grip Tape
Step 4 - Step by step instructions on applying grip tape to your skateboard deck. Instructions on what tools to use when putting grip tape on a skateboard, how to cut the griptape, and how to make the grip tape design look great. Grip taping a skateboard at home is easy, and you can try your own patterns and designs. Learn how to griptape a skateboard with these easy instructions.

Step 5 - How To Grip Tape a Deck - Apply Some More Grip Tape
Step 5 - Step by step instructions on applying grip tape to your skateboard deck. Instructions on what tools to use when putting grip tape on a skateboard, how to cut the griptape, and how to make the grip tape design look great. Grip taping a skateboard at home is easy, and you can try your own patterns and designs. Learn how to griptape a skateboard with these easy instructions.

Step 6 - How To Grip Tape a Deck - Edging the Grip Tape
Step 6 - Step by step instructions on applying grip tape to your skateboard deck. Instructions on what tools to use when putting grip tape on a skateboard, how to cut the griptape, and how to make the grip tape design look great. Grip taping a skateboard at home is easy, and you can try your own patterns and designs. Learn how to griptape a skateboard with these easy instructions.

Step 7 - How To Grip Tape a Deck - Cutting the Edges of the Grip Tape
Step 7 - Step by step instructions on applying grip tape to your skateboard deck. Instructions on what tools to use when putting grip tape on a skateboard, how to cut the griptape, and how to make the grip tape design look great. Grip taping a skateboard at home is easy, and you can try your own patterns and designs. Learn how to griptape a skateboard with these easy instructions.

Step 8 - How To Grip Tape a Deck - Finished Skate Deck
Step 8 - Step by step instructions on applying grip tape to your skateboard deck. Instructions on what tools to use when putting grip tape on a skateboard, how to cut the griptape, and how to make the grip tape design look great. Grip taping a skateboard at home is easy, and you can try your own patterns and designs. Learn how to griptape a skateboard with these easy instructions.

Step 9 - How To Grip Tape a Deck - Other Ideas & Styles
Step 9 - Step by step instructions on applying grip tape to your skateboard deck. Instructions on what tools to use when putting grip tape on a skateboard, how to cut the griptape, and how to make the grip tape design look great. Grip taping a skateboard at home is easy, and you can try your own patterns and designs. Learn how to griptape a skateboard with these easy instructions.

How To Replace Skateboard Bearings
Replacing your skateboard bearings, installing new skateboard bearings, and putting your cleaned skateboard bearings back on can be quick and easy, once you know the tricks. Read though these simple step by step instructions to find out how to replace your skateboard bearings.

How To Remove Skateboard Bearings
How To Remove Skateboard Bearings - taking out skateboarding bearings is easier than it may seem - follow these simple step by step instructions for removing skateboard bearings, and see for yourself. Take out your own skateboarding bearings without destroying the bearings - important for cleaning your bearings and skateboard maintenance! Read more.

How To Replace Skateboard Trucks Instructions - Screw Removal Part 2
Taking hardware screws out of your skateboard deck that are stuck can be quite a pain - if the first method for quick hardware screw removal didn't work, try this second tougher way to remove stuck in skateboard screws from your skateboard deck. This is step 5 in the step by step how to remove your skateboard trucks instructions.

How to Replace Skateboard Bushings
Read about how to replace your skateboard bearings, how to disassemble your skateboard trucks, and how to reassemble your skateboard trucks.

Red Dragon Apparel (RDS) Clothing Review - Fall 05
RDS (Red Dragon Apparel) is a skateboarding company out of Vancouver, Canada. RDS has a huge line of clothing available, from hats to shirts to pants - even snowboarding clothing. In this review, we'll take a look at a selection of Red Dragon (RDS) clothing.

Setting Up a Slide Deck for Downhill Longboarding
Sliding can be one of the most enjoyable facets of downhill skateboarding. Few things simulate the feeling of slashing a wave or throwing an edge into deep powder like sliding can. Besides the fun, there’s utility: a well-placed slide in a moment of danger can save your life. One of the best things about sliding is that so much can be done with a simple deck, some hard wheels and bearings that can take a beating. Read how in these Setting Up a Slide Deck instructions!

Setting Up a Slide Deck - Sliding Gear and Equipment for Downhill Longboarding
Sliding can be one of the most enjoyable facets of downhill skateboarding. Few things simulate the feeling of slashing a wave or throwing an edge into deep powder like sliding can. Besides the fun, there’s utility: a well-placed slide in a moment of danger can save your life. One of the best things about sliding is that so much can be done with a simple deck, some hard wheels and bearings that can take a beating. Read how in these Setting Up a Slide Deck instructions!

Setting Up a Slide Deck - Sliding Gear and Equipment for Downhill Longboarding
Sliding can be one of the most enjoyable facets of downhill skateboarding. Few things simulate the feeling of slashing a wave or throwing an edge into deep powder like sliding can. Besides the fun, there’s utility: a well-placed slide in a moment of danger can save your life. One of the best things about sliding is that so much can be done with a simple deck, some hard wheels and bearings that can take a beating. Read how in these Setting Up a Slide Deck instructions!

Setting Up a Slide Deck - Sliding Gear and Equipment for Downhill Longboarding
Sliding can be one of the most enjoyable facets of downhill skateboarding. Few things simulate the feeling of slashing a wave or throwing an edge into deep powder like sliding can. Besides the fun, there’s utility: a well-placed slide in a moment of danger can save your life. One of the best things about sliding is that so much can be done with a simple deck, some hard wheels and bearings that can take a beating. Read how in these Setting Up a Slide Deck instructions!

Skateboard Sliding and Stopping - Instructions on the Coleman slide - a 180 degree heelside slide
Learn the Coleman slide on your skateboard or longboard. The Coleman slide is a 180 degree heelside slide. This slide technique was developed by the legendary Cliff Coleman in the 1970’s out of his determination to safely ride and bomb the hills in and around Berkeley, California. Learn how to Coleman slide on a skateboard through this easy step by step tutorial!

Setting Up a Slide Deck - Sliding Gear and Equipment for Downhill Longboarding
Sliding can be one of the most enjoyable facets of downhill skateboarding. Few things simulate the feeling of slashing a wave or throwing an edge into deep powder like sliding can. Besides the fun, there’s utility: a well-placed slide in a moment of danger can save your life. One of the best things about sliding is that so much can be done with a simple deck, some hard wheels and bearings that can take a beating. Read how in these Setting Up a Slide Deck instructions!

Skateboard Sliding and Stopping - Instructions on the Coleman slide - a 180 degree heelside slide
Learn the Coleman slide on your skateboard or longboard. The Coleman slide is a 180 degree heelside slide. This slide technique was developed by the legendary Cliff Coleman in the 1970’s out of his determination to safely ride and bomb the hills in and around Berkeley, California. Learn how to Coleman slide on a skateboard through this easy step by step tutorial!

Skateboard Sliding and Stopping - Instructions on the Coleman slide - a 180 degree heelside slide
Learn the Coleman slide on your skateboard or longboard. The Coleman slide is a 180 degree heelside slide. This slide technique was developed by the legendary Cliff Coleman in the 1970’s out of his determination to safely ride and bomb the hills in and around Berkeley, California. Learn how to Coleman slide on a skateboard through this easy step by step tutorial!

Skateboard Sliding and Stopping - Instructions on the Coleman slide - a 180 degree heelside slide
Learn the Coleman slide on your skateboard or longboard. The Coleman slide is a 180 degree heelside slide. This slide technique was developed by the legendary Cliff Coleman in the 1970’s out of his determination to safely ride and bomb the hills in and around Berkeley, California. Learn how to Coleman slide on a skateboard through this easy step by step tutorial!

Skateboard Sliding and Stopping - Instructions on the Coleman slide - a 180 degree heelside slide
Learn the Coleman slide on your skateboard or longboard. The Coleman slide is a 180 degree heelside slide. This slide technique was developed by the legendary Cliff Coleman in the 1970’s out of his determination to safely ride and bomb the hills in and around Berkeley, California. Learn how to Coleman slide on a skateboard through this easy step by step tutorial!

How To Clean Skateboard Bearings
How To Clean Skateboard Bearings - I'm going to show you the fast, simple and easy way to clean your skateboard bearings. Use this method if your bearings are a little dirty, or just haven't been cleaned in a long time. Cleaning your skateboard bearings like this from time to time will increase your bearing's lifespan, and improve your skateboarding experience (you'll have more fun!).

How To Clean Skateboard Bearings - Super Quick Method
How To Clean Skateboard Bearings - Quick Method - I'm going to show you the fast, simple and easy way to clean your skateboard bearings. Use this method if your bearings are a little dirty, or just haven't been cleaned in a long time. Cleaning your skateboard bearings like this from time to time will increase your bearing's lifespan, and improve your skateboarding experience (you'll have more fun!).

How To Clean Skateboard Bearings
How To Clean Skateboard Bearings - this is the best way to clean your skateboard bearings, and to re-lubricate your skateboarding bearings. Use this method if your bearings are a little dirty, or just haven't been cleaned in a long time. Cleaning your skateboard bearings like this from time to time will increase your bearing's lifespan, and improve your skateboarding experience (you'll have more fun!).

Choosing Your Skateboard - Part 4: Bearings
Choosing the best skateboard bearings. Choosing your first skateboard board deck can be tough. Here's some basic guides to follow, about choosing your skateboard deck, your skateboard trucks, skateboard wheels, skateboard bearings, skateboard bushings, skateboard grip tape, hardware, riser pads and more. These instructions for choosing your skateboard help with picking parts for riding street, vert, parks, cruising and all terrain skateboarding. Build the perfect skateboard for you.

Skateboard Sliding and Stopping - Instructions on the Coleman slide - a 180 degree heelside slide
Learn the Coleman slide on your skateboard or longboard. The Coleman slide is a 180 degree heelside slide. This slide technique was developed by the legendary Cliff Coleman in the 1970’s out of his determination to safely ride and bomb the hills in and around Berkeley, California. Learn how to Coleman slide on a skateboard through this easy step by step tutorial!

Top Ten Longboards EVER
Top Ten Longboards EVER - Any established skater can tell you that just about any board can be ride-able. Here we are focusing on the amazing, the innovative, the outlandish and the absolutely insane boards that are on the market. This may be called the 10 Best Longboards Ever, but in reality it’s not specified in order nor is it to say these are the defacto best boards money can buy. Instead what you have here is a list of boards that are singular, unique and just never fail to satisfy.

Skateboard Sliding and Stopping (The Coleman Slide)
Learn the Coleman slide on your skateboard or longboard. The Coleman slide is a 180 degree heelside slide. This slide technique was developed by the legendary Cliff Coleman in the 1970’s out of his determination to safely ride and bomb the hills in and around Berkeley, California. Learn how to Coleman slide on a skateboard through this easy step by step tutorial!

Skateboard Sliding and Stopping - Instructions on the Coleman slide - a 180 degree heelside slide
Learn the Coleman slide on your skateboard or longboard. The Coleman slide is a 180 degree heelside slide. This slide technique was developed by the legendary Cliff Coleman in the 1970’s out of his determination to safely ride and bomb the hills in and around Berkeley, California. Learn how to Coleman slide on a skateboard through this easy step by step tutorial!

Choosing Your Skateboard - Part 2: Deck Size
skateboard deck size chart - choose the right size and shape of skateboard deck easily with this step by step tutorial on how to design and build your own skateboard. This board sizing chart is for beginner and intermediate skateboarders, and their parents, to help you pick a skateboard deck that is the right size and shape for you.

Choosing Your Skateboard - Part 3: Wheels
How to Choose the best skateoboard wheels for you. Choosing your first skateboard board deck can be tough. Here's some basic guides to follow, about choosing your skateboard deck, your skateboard trucks, skateboard wheels, skateboard bearings, skateboard bushings, skateboard grip tape, hardware, riser pads and more. These instructions for choosing your skateboard help with picking parts for riding street, vert, parks, cruising and all terrain skateboarding. Build the perfect skateboard.

Choosing Your Skateboard - Part 5: Trucks
How to choose the best skateboard trucks. Choosing your first skateboard board deck can be tough. Here's some basic guides to follow, about choosing your skateboard deck, your skateboard trucks, skateboard wheels, skateboard bearings, skateboard bushings, skateboard grip tape, hardware, riser pads and more. These instructions for choosing your skateboard help with picking parts for riding street, vert, parks, cruising and all terrain skateboarding. Build the perfect skateboard for you.

Choosing Your Skateboard - Part 6: Everything Else
Choosing your skateboard bearings and grip tape. Choosing your first skateboard board deck can be tough. Here's some basic guides to follow, about choosing your skateboard deck, your skateboard trucks, skateboard wheels, skateboard bearings, skateboard bushings, skateboard grip tape, hardware, riser pads and more. These instructions for choosing your skateboard help with picking parts for riding street, vert, parks, cruising and all terrain skateboarding. Build the perfect skateboard for you.

Choosing Your Skateboard - Part 7: It All Comes Together
Choosing the best complete skateboards. Choosing your first skateboard board deck can be tough. Here's some basic guides to follow, about choosing your skateboard deck, your skateboard trucks, skateboard wheels, skateboard bearings, skateboard bushings, skateboard grip tape, hardware, riser pads and more. These instructions for choosing your skateboard help with picking parts for riding street, vert, parks, cruising and all terrain skateboarding. Build the perfect skateboard for you.

Top 10 Skateboard Truck Brands
Top 10 Skateboard Truck Brands - Here's a list of the best skateboard truck brands. Trucks can be expensive, and picking out the right set of skate trucks can seem tough. But, if you get a pair of trucks off of this list, you should be good - these are definitely not all of the skateboarding truck companies out there, but instead a selection of the best skateboarding trucks on the market.

Skatepark finding, building and resources
Find a skateboard park near you, skatepark resources, and instructions for buying or building ramps and rails.

Longboarding Info - Longboard Skateboarding - How to Ride a Longboard, Tricks, Reviews, News, more
Everything you need for longboard skateboarding. How to ride a longboard, how to stop, tricks, advanced longboarding, and longboard reviews.

- By Category
An index of categories in the

Skateboard Dictionary / Glossary
Skateboard glossary / dictionary, full of skateboarder terms, words, tricks, names and definitions. A Dictionary of skateboarding terms. Trying to figure out what makes a skateboarding trick fakie instead of switch? Wondering what a 50-50 grind looks like? Trying to figure out what in the world your skateboarding kids are saying? This glossary of skateboarding words, trick names, skateboard parts and more should help.

Skateboard Trick Tips
Skateboarding instructions and tips from across the web. Learn new tricks, or perfect old ones with these links.

Books, CDs and Games
Books about skateboarding, skateboarding themed books, and books by skateboarders. Read reviews of skateboarding books, including books with images, pictures and photos of skateboarders and skateboarding's history, children's books, and more. Also, CDs, and other skateboarding media.

Clothing, Backpacks & Bags
Skateboarding clothing and apparel for skateboarders reviews. Also reviews for skateboarding backpacks, duffels, bags and other carrying gear. Includes reviews of skateboarding branded clothing, skatepacks, and wearabls made with skaters in mind.

Instructional Skateboard Videos
Instructional Skateboard Videos Reviews - videos on how to skateboard, trick tip videos and more.

Longboards
Longboards are larger skateboards, used or cruising, bombing hills and sidewalk surfing. Longboarders love longboarding for various reasons - read some reviews of some great longboards to get an idea of what you want in a longboard skateboard.

Park Skateboarding Tricks - Trick Tips and Walkthroughs
Park Skateboarding tricks help, instructions and walkthroughs - get help with park and vert skating tricks.

Practice Skateboarding Gear
Practice skateboarding gear reviews - reviews of training gear for skateboards and skateboarders. Exercise and practice equipment reviews for skateboarding.

Protective Gear Reviews
Reviews of protective gear for skateboarding, such as pads, helmets, guards, and more. Even the pro skateboarders wear padding and armor when they skateboard - check out these reviews of protective skateboarding gear.

Skateboarding Shoes Reviews
Read reviews of skate shoes, both shoes out now and ones coming out soon. Also check out the top 10 skate shoes listing. Reviews of all types of brands, from DC to Vans, from Fallens to Nikes, Etnies, Emericas, Es, Globe - pro signature models and specialty skate shoes and sandals.

Skateboard Deck Reviews
Skateboard Deck Reviews. Skateboarding.

Skateboard Parts and Completes
Reviews of skateboard parts, such as wheels, trucks, hardware, etc - and complete skateboards, for beginners and advanced skateboarders. Read reviews of all of these skateboard parts.

Top Skateboard Company Profiles
Profiles of the top skateboard companies - their history, sponsored riders, descriptions of skateboarding equipment they sell, etc.

Instructional Video Reviews
Trick Tip Videos Reviews - skateboard instructional video reviews.

Vert Skateboarding Tricks - Trick Tips for Vert Ramp Skateboarding
Vert skateboarding tricks help, instructions and step by step tips. Vert skateboarding can be tough, and takes a lot of practice - learn how to ride a vert ramp in these step by step vert skateboarding instructions.

Skateboarding Videos Reviews
Reviews of Skate videos, featuring footage of some of the best pros and ams in skateboarding.

2004 Skateboarding Events - News, Results, and Event Coverage
Find all the news and coverage from 2004's pro skateboarding events all collected here. From the X-Games to the Gravity Games, from the World Cup Skateboarding tour to the Australian Skateboarding Titles, all of 2004's pro skateboarding news, results and coverage is right here.

2005 Skateboarding Events - News, Results, and Event Coverage
Find all the news and coverage from 2005's pro skateboarding events all collected here. From the X-Games to the Gravity Games, from the World Cup Skateboarding tour to the Australian Skateboarding Titles, it's all here.

Skateboard camps
Skateboarders can learn from pros at skate camps across the world. Check out this list of resources.

AST Dew Tour News
News about the AST Dew Tour. Skateboarding.

Longboard Skateboard Reviews
Skateboarding.

Pro Skateboarders Profiles & Bios
Read profiles of top professional and famous skateboarders. These pro skater bios list highlights, style, personal information, biographical information and more. Read all about your favorite professional skaters in these pro skateboarders bios and profiles.

Interviews with professional and famous skateboarders
Read interviews with professional and famous skateboarders. Read about these pro skaters starts in skateboarding, what they love and more in these pro skater interviews.

Pro Skateboarder Photo and Image Galleries
See pictures of your favorite pro and famous skateboarders, each in thier own gallery.

Skateboard Parts - Dictionary of Skateboard Parts
Definitions and names of the different parts of skateboards. Dictionary and glossary of skateboard parts.

Skateboard Tricks and Riding Dictionary
Skateboarding trick names and terms - words dealing riding skateboards, and doing skateboarding tricks.

Slam City Jam News and Info
Slam City Jam news and information, press releases, photo galleries and more from Slam City Jam.

Skateboard Clubs - How to start skate clubs
Skateboard Clubs - How to start skate clubs in your community, your school, with your church, and how to start competitive skateboard clubs.

Street Skateboarding Tricks - Trick Tips and Walkthroughs
Street skateboarding trick tips, walkthroughs and instructions - all street and flatland skateboarding tricks.

X Games News and Info
X Games news and info, X Games news, photos and results.

Skate Spots - Finding Skate Spots and Regional Best Skate Spots
We're always looking for new places to skate. Skateparks are the obvious answer, but they can get old, or crowded, or have too many restrictions. Finding your own skateboarding spot is fun, and changing things up will help you develop more as a skater!

Online Skateboarding Gear Retailers List
This is a short list of online skateboarding gear retailers - most have good deals, or have special offers for skateboarding equipment.

Skateboard Events Calendar
A calendar of skateboard events, competitions, and anything else going on in the world of skateboarding.

Skateboarding Events Profiles and Websites
Profiles of important skateboarding competitions and events all over the world. Plus links to those competition websites, and information about skateboarding events and competitions.

Readers Respond: Skateboarding Stories
Readers Respond: Skateboarding Stories - Skaters share their stories and opinions about skateboarding tricks, advice, top 10 lists, etc.

Alternative Boards - unique skateboards
Alternative skateboards include all the other varieties of skateboards available, besides skateboards and longboards. These can be two wheeled to twenty wheeled, with who knows what other innovative ideas. Alternative skateboards includes all new, unique, inventive skateboards.

Other Boardsports
Alternative board sports, all inspired by or similar to skateboarding. Alternative board sports and games, all inspired by or similar to skateboarding.

Skateboard Shop Business
Resources for skateshops and skateboard shop owners, with help and advice for how to run a skateshop.

Snowskates and Snowdecks
Snow skates, snowdecks and other skateboard - style boards used to playing, riding and carving in the snow. Snowdecks are like mini snowboards without bindings, or skateboards without trucks. Snowskates have bindings, and more closely simulate skateboarding - read these reviews to find out more about snowskates and snowdecks.

Skateboard History
Skateboard history - information, articles and time lines on the history of skateboarding, and old school skateboarding.

How to do Slappy Grinds on a Skateboard - Slappy Grinds Instructions
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Slappy Grinds Skateboard Instructions
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How to do Slappy Grinds on a Skateboard - Slappy Grinds Instructions
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How to do Slappy Grinds on a Skateboard - Slappy Grinds Instructions
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How to do Slappy Grinds on a Skateboard - Slappy Grinds Instructions
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How to do Slappy Grinds on a Skateboard - Slappy Grinds Instructions
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Rock to Fakie - Learn how to Rock to Fakie - skateboarding trick tips
Rock to Fakie, Learn how to Rock to Fakie, skateboarding trick tips. Step by step instructions on the rock to fakie skateboarding ramp / vert / miniramp / quarterpipe of halfpipe lip trick. Learn about foot placement for the rock to fakie, how to lean, how to rock and roll, and variations, plus problems and trouble shooting. Read these how to Rock to Fakie instructions and learn how to do this skateboarding trick!

Rock to Fakie - Learn how to Rock to Fakie - skateboarding trick tips
Rock to Fakie, Learn how to Rock to Fakie, skateboarding trick tips. Step by step instructions on the rock to fakie skateboarding ramp / vert / miniramp / quarterpipe of halfpipe lip trick. Learn about foot placement for the rock to fakie, how to lean, how to rock and roll, and variations, plus problems and trouble shooting. Read these how to Rock to Fakie instructions and learn how to do this skateboarding trick!

Rock to Fakie - Learn how to Rock to Fakie - skateboarding trick tips
Rock to Fakie, Learn how to Rock to Fakie, skateboarding trick tips. Step by step instructions on the rock to fakie skateboarding ramp / vert / miniramp / quarterpipe of halfpipe lip trick. Learn about foot placement for the rock to fakie, how to lean, how to rock and roll, and variations, plus problems and trouble shooting. Read these how to Rock to Fakie instructions and learn how to do this skateboarding trick!

Rock and Roll - Learn how to Rock and Roll - skateboarding trick tips
Rock and Roll - Learn how to Rock and Roll - skateboarding trick tips. The rock and roll skateboarding trick is a great miniramp lip trick that can be preformed on a quaterpipe, halfpipe, or any other ramp. The rock and roll is similar to a rock to fakie, but incorporated a 180 pivot out at the end. Read these step by step how to rock and roll skateboarding instructions with pictures to learn how to do this skateboarding trick.

Rock and Roll - Learn how to Rock and Roll - skateboarding trick tips
Rock and Roll - Learn how to Rock and Roll - skateboarding trick tips. The rock and roll skateboarding trick is a great miniramp lip trick that can be preformed on a quaterpipe, halfpipe, or any other ramp. The rock and roll is similar to a rock to fakie, but incorporated a 180 pivot out at the end. Read these step by step how to rock and roll skateboarding instructions with pictures to learn how to do this skateboarding trick.

Ollie on a Ramp - Learn how to Ollie on a Ramp - skateboarding trick tips
Ollie on a Ramp - Learn how to Ollie on a Ramp - skateboarding trick tips. Ramps come in all kinds of shapes and sizes, and if you ride them, you are eventually going to want to know how to ollie off the end of a ramp. Ollying off of ramps can be a lot of fun! You need to learn to ollie of of ramps, vert and launch ramps, in order to do big grab tricks like the indy, or the 180 or 360. Read these step by step instructions on how to learn to ollie on a skateboarding ramp.

Ollie on a Ramp - Learn how to Ollie on a Ramp - skateboarding trick tips
Ollie on a Ramp - Learn how to Ollie on a Ramp - skateboarding trick tips. Ramps come in all kinds of shapes and sizes, and if you ride them, you are eventually going to want to know how to ollie off the end of a ramp. Ollying off of ramps can be a lot of fun! You need to learn to ollie of of ramps, vert and launch ramps, in order to do big grab tricks like the indy, or the 180 or 360. Read these step by step instructions on how to learn to ollie on a skateboarding ramp.

How to 50-50 Grind on a Skateboard - Step 2 - The Ledge
Learn how to 50-50 grind on your skateboard - picking out a ledge or rail. learning skateboard tricks can be tough, so here's some step by step adive on learning how to 50-50 grind skateboarding. The 50-50 is the most basic type of grind, and the first grind trick that most skateboarders learn - read these trick tips to learn how to 50-50 grind ledges and rails.

How to 50-50 Grind on a Skateboard - Step 3 - The Setup
Learn how to 50-50 grind on your skateboard - getting setup to 50-50 grind. Learning skateboard tricks can be tough, so here's some step by step adive on learning how to 50-50 grind skateboarding. The 50-50 is the most basic type of grind, and the first grind trick that most skateboarders learn - read these trick tips to learn how to 50-50 grind ledges and rails.

How to 50-50 Grind on a Skateboard - Step 5 - The Pop
Learn how to 50-50 grind on your skateboard - The pop or ollie at the start of the 50-50 grind. Learning skateboard tricks can be tough, so here's some step by step adive on learning how to 50-50 grind skateboarding. The 50-50 is the most basic type of grind, and the first grind trick that most skateboarders learn - read these trick tips to learn how to 50-50 grind ledges and rails.

How to 50-50 Grind on a Skateboard - Step 6 - Balance
Learn how to 50-50 grind on your skateboard - keeping your balance on your 50-50 grind. Learning skateboard tricks can be tough, so here's some step by step adive on learning how to 50-50 grind skateboarding. The 50-50 is the most basic type of grind, and the first grind trick that most skateboarders learn - read these trick tips to learn how to 50-50 grind ledges and rails.

How to 50-50 Grind on a Skateboard - Step 7 - Relax
Learn how to 50-50 grind on your skateboard - how to relax while 50-50 grinding. Learning skateboard tricks can be tough, so here's some step by step adive on learning how to 50-50 grind skateboarding. The 50-50 is the most basic type of grind, and the first grind trick that most skateboarders learn - read these trick tips to learn how to 50-50 grind ledges and rails.

How to 50-50 Grind on a Skateboard - Step 8 - Pop Off
Learn how to 50-50 grind on your skateboard - how to pop or ollie off the ledge or rail while 50-50 grinding. Learning skateboard tricks can be tough, so here's some step by step adive on learning how to 50-50 grind skateboarding. The 50-50 is the most basic type of grind, and the first grind trick that most skateboarders learn - read these trick tips to learn how to 50-50 grind ledges and rails.

How to 50-50 Grind on a Skateboard - Step 9 - Ride Away
Learn how to 50-50 grind on your skateboard - practicing riding away after 50-50 grinding. Learning skateboard tricks can be tough, so here's some step by step adive on learning how to 50-50 grind skateboarding. The 50-50 is the most basic type of grind, and the first grind trick that most skateboarders learn - read these trick tips to learn how to 50-50 grind ledges and rails.

How to 50-50 Grind on a Skateboard - Step 4 - Foot Placement
Learn how to 50-50 grind on your skateboard - foot placement on your skateboard. Learning skateboard tricks can be tough, so here's some step by step adive on learning how to 50-50 grind skateboarding. The 50-50 is the most basic type of grind, and the first grind trick that most skateboarders learn - read these trick tips to learn how to 50-50 grind ledges and rails.

boardslide instructions - learn how to boardslide - skateboarding tricks - backside and frontside boardslides
Boardslides are the first slide trick that you're probably going to want to learn. Boardslides are somewhat easy, and look really cool when you land them! Plus, boardslides are versatile - they are an easy skateboarding trick to tweak and add to. A boardslide is where you skate along side an object, usually a rail or curb, and ollie up onto it. Your board lands sideways, with the object in the middle of the board, and you slide along. At the end, you hop off the obstacle and ride away.

boardslide instructions - learn how to boardslide - skateboarding tricks - backside and frontside boardslides
Boardslides are the first slide trick that you're probably going to want to learn. Boardslides are somewhat easy, and look really cool when you land them! Plus, boardslides are versatile - they are an easy skateboarding trick to tweak and add to. A boardslide is where you skate along side an object, usually a rail or curb, and ollie up onto it. Your board lands sideways, with the object in the middle of the board, and you slide along. At the end, you hop off the obstacle and ride away.

boardslide instructions - learn how to boardslide - skateboarding tricks - backside and frontside boardslides
Boardslides are the first slide trick that you're probably going to want to learn. Boardslides are somewhat easy, and look really cool when you land them! Plus, boardslides are versatile - they are an easy skateboarding trick to tweak and add to. A boardslide is where you skate along side an object, usually a rail or curb, and ollie up onto it. Your board lands sideways, with the object in the middle of the board, and you slide along. At the end, you hop off the obstacle and ride away.

boardslide instructions - learn how to boardslide - skateboarding tricks - backside and frontside boardslides
Boardslides are the first slide trick that you're probably going to want to learn. Boardslides are somewhat easy, and look really cool when you land them! Plus, boardslides are versatile - they are an easy skateboarding trick to tweak and add to. A boardslide is where you skate along side an object, usually a rail or curb, and ollie up onto it. Your board lands sideways, with the object in the middle of the board, and you slide along. At the end, you hop off the obstacle and ride away.

boardslide instructions - learn how to boardslide - skateboarding tricks - backside and frontside boardslides
Boardslides are the first slide trick that you're probably going to want to learn. Boardslides are somewhat easy, and look really cool when you land them! Plus, boardslides are versatile - they are an easy skateboarding trick to tweak and add to. A boardslide is where you skate along side an object, usually a rail or curb, and ollie up onto it. Your board lands sideways, with the object in the middle of the board, and you slide along. At the end, you hop off the obstacle and ride away.

Top 10 Interviews with Professional Skateboarders
Pro Skater Interviews - Pro skaters often have very interesting lives - the path to becoming a pro skaters is unique to each professional skateboarder! Check out these interviews with pro skaters, and see what they have to say!

Skateboarding Equipment for Kids
Does my skateboarder child really need all of this equipment? - Does my kid really need all of this stuff (skate shoes, helmet, expensive skateboard and pads) in order to skate? I get questions like this from parents who are concerned that they really don't need to be spending all of this money. Making sure that you aren't wasting money is smart - here's some things to help you think about this.

How to be a Professional Skateboarder
What Makes a Pro Skateboarder a Pro? How do you become a Professional Skateboarder? What's the difference between pro skaters and ams? Pat asks -

Skateboards banned from school
CBC News reports that St. Francis High School in Calgary Canada has banned students from skateboarding. Not just riding their boards, but from even carrying

Shaun White - Biography and Career Highlights
Shaun White pro skateboarder profile - this bio of Shaun White covers information on Eric Koston's biographical information, skateboarding history, tricks invented, career highlights, stats, skater style, and more. Read all about Shaun White - pro skateboarder and pro snowboarder.

Toy Machine Skateboards Decks Review
Toy Machine Skateboards Decks Review - Toy Machine skateboard decks are strong and solid, with a great amount of response and pop. I personally tried out the Johnny Layton pro deck, and thought it was a great board. Read this review of Toy Machine Skateboard decks for more info.

How to Find a Skateboarding Job
Find a skateboarding job with this list of places to look to find skateboarding jobs! There are many skateboarding jobs out there to pick from - get a skateboarding job now!

Get a Skateboarding Job - Skateboarding Related Jobs
Not everyone grows up to be a pro skater, but there are piles of other jobs within the skateboarding industry. For example, ESPN is looking for a

Top Skateboarding Camps of the Eastern USA
Skateboarding camps are a great place to get skateboarding lessons, and to challenge yourself to become a better skateboarder. Skateboard camps are also great places to make new friends, and there are even skate camps for beginners, adults, or only for female skaters. Whoever you are, and whatever you are looking for in a skateboarding camp, this list of the top skateboarding camps on the east coast should help you find the place for you!

Planning Skateboarding Contests Guide - How to Plan a Skateboarding Contest
How to Plan a Skateboarding Competition - From time to time I get questions about planning skateboarding competitions, and so I've put together this helpful guide to give you the tools to do it. Planning your own local skate contest is a tough job, with a lot to consider, but hopefully this guide to planning skateboarding competitions will help!

Planning Skateboarding Contests Guide - How to Plan a Skateboarding Contest
How to Plan a Skateboarding Competition - From time to time I get questions about planning skateboarding competitions, and so I've put together this helpful guide to give you the tools to do it. Planning your own local skate contest is a tough job, with a lot to consider, but hopefully this guide to planning skateboarding competitions will help!

Planning Skateboarding Contests Guide - How to Plan a Skateboarding Contest
How to Plan a Skateboarding Competition - From time to time I get questions about planning skateboarding competitions, and so I've put together this helpful guide to give you the tools to do it. Planning your own local skate contest is a tough job, with a lot to consider, but hopefully this guide to planning skateboarding competitions will help!

Planning Skateboarding Contests Guide - How to Plan a Skateboarding Contest
How to Plan a Skateboarding Competition - From time to time I get questions about planning skateboarding competitions, and so I've put together this helpful guide to give you the tools to do it. Planning your own local skate contest is a tough job, with a lot to consider, but hopefully this guide to planning skateboarding competitions will help!

Planning Skateboarding Contests Guide - How to Plan a Skateboarding Contest
How to Plan a Skateboarding Competition - From time to time I get questions about planning skateboarding competitions, and so I've put together this helpful guide to give you the tools to do it. Planning your own local skate contest is a tough job, with a lot to consider, but hopefully this guide to planning skateboarding competitions will help!

Planning Skateboarding Contests Guide - How to Plan a Skateboarding Contest
How to Plan a Skateboarding Competition - From time to time I get questions about planning skateboarding competitions, and so I've put together this helpful guide to give you the tools to do it. Planning your own local skate contest is a tough job, with a lot to consider, but hopefully this guide to planning skateboarding competitions will help!

Planning Skateboarding Contests Guide - How to Plan a Skateboarding Contest
How to Plan a Skateboarding Competition - From time to time I get questions about planning skateboarding competitions, and so I've put together this helpful guide to give you the tools to do it. Planning your own local skate contest is a tough job, with a lot to consider, but hopefully this guide to planning skateboarding competitions will help!

Win a Skateboard: Free Online Contests
Free Skateboards - Free skateboards are tough to come by, so I've collected a list here of sites that give away free skateboards. Most of these sites have monthly free skateboard contests that you can sign up for, or some other way to win a free skateboard. If you know of another site giving away free skateboards, please e-mail me and let me know!

What Can Heavy Skaters Do to Not Break Skateboards?
What should heavy skaters do, to not break so many skateboards? Tough, strong skateboard options, and how to not break skateboards. Some skaters are heavier than others - a little overweight, or taller, or just more solidly built. Often, being heavier means you will snap board boards, even if you are careful. What should a heavier skater do? Should you buy a tough, strong skateboard? Is there something you are doing wrong when you skate?

Longboarding Gift Guide
Longboarding Gift Guide. Here is a list of goods any skater would be happy to have, it runs the gamut from gear, wheels, videos and protection gear. That is not all though we have just about something for every single skater you know. We find year after year we get questions about what people should get that longboarder in their lives. Well read on we got some ideas for you.

Longboarding Gift Guide
Longboarding Gift Guide. Here is a list of goods any skater would be happy to have, it runs the gamut from gear, wheels, videos and protection gear. That is not all though we have just about something for every single skater you know. We find year after year we get questions about what people should get that longboarder in their lives. Well read on we got some ideas for you.

Skateboarding Around the World - international skateboarders talk about skateboarding worldwide.
Skateboarding Around World skateboarders talk about skateboarding worldwide. Skateboarding has taken off all over the world, and in each country it looks a little different (or sometimes a LOT different!). I've interviewed skaters from several different countries - click on the country you want to read about! I'd like to see this list grow - if you want to share your own experiences, I'm looking to interview pro skaters and regular skaters from all over the planet. Page 4.

Egypt - Skateboarding Around the World - international skateboarders talk about skateboarding worldwide.
Skateboarding Around World skateboarders talk about skateboarding worldwide. Skateboarding has taken off all over the world, and in each country it looks a little different (or sometimes a LOT different!). I've interviewed skaters from several different countries - click on the country you want to read about! I'd like to see this list grow - if you want to share your own experiences, I'm looking to interview pro skaters and regular skaters from all over the planet.

Ireland - Skateboarding Around the World - international skateboarders talk about skateboarding worldwide.
Skateboarding Around World skateboarders talk about skateboarding worldwide. Skateboarding has taken off all over the world, and in each country it looks a little different (or sometimes a LOT different!). I've interviewed skaters from several different countries - click on the country you want to read about! I'd like to see this list grow - if you want to share your own experiences, I'm looking to interview pro skaters and regular skaters from all over the planet. Page 5.

Japan - Skateboarding Around the World - international skateboarders talk about skateboarding worldwide.
Skateboarding Around World skateboarders talk about skateboarding worldwide. Skateboarding has taken off all over the world, and in each country it looks a little different (or sometimes a LOT different!). I've interviewed skaters from several different countries - click on the country you want to read about! I'd like to see this list grow - if you want to share your own experiences, I'm looking to interview pro skaters and regular skaters from all over the planet. Page 6.

Lebanon - Skateboarding Around the World - international skateboarders talk about skateboarding worldwide.
Skateboarding Around World skateboarders talk about skateboarding worldwide. Skateboarding has taken off all over the world, and in each country it looks a little different (or sometimes a LOT different!). I've interviewed skaters from several different countries - click on the country you want to read about! I'd like to see this list grow - if you want to share your own experiences, I'm looking to interview pro skaters and regular skaters from all over the planet. Page 2.

South Korea - Skateboarding Around the World - international skateboarders talk about skateboarding worldwide.
Skateboarding Around World skateboarders talk about skateboarding worldwide. Skateboarding has taken off all over the world, and in each country it looks a little different (or sometimes a LOT different!). I've interviewed skaters from several different countries - click on the country you want to read about! I'd like to see this list grow - if you want to share your own experiences, I'm looking to interview pro skaters and regular skaters from all over the planet. Page 3.

Skateboarding Around the World - international skateboarders talk about skateboarding worldwide.
Skateboarding Around World skateboarders talk about skateboarding worldwide. Skateboarding has taken off all over the world, and in each country it looks a little different (or sometimes a LOT different!). I've interviewed skaters from several different countries - click on the country you want to read about! I'd like to see this list grow - if you want to share your own experiences, I'm looking to interview pro skaters and regular skaters from all over the planet. Page 7.

Stalefish - Skateboard Culture from the Rejects Who Made It
Stalefish is the most enjoyable skateboarding book I've ever read. Stalefish - Skateboard Culture from the Rejects Who Made It is an honest, gritty and funny collection of stories and reflections from the biggest names in skateboarding. Skateboarders of all ages should definitely read Stalefish, and will certainly enjoy it!

How do I Find Non-Sponsored Skateboarding Competitions?
Looking for a non-sponsored skateboarding competition? It can be tough! But, there are several competitions out there for amateur skaters who don't have sponsors yet and who want to compete in skateboarding. Take a look at this FAQ for some help finding non-sponsored amateur skateboarding contests and competitions.

Arbor Pocket Rocket Mini Longboard / Skateboard Review
The Arbor Pocket Rocket has all of the features of an Arbor longboard, but is built to regular skateboard scale. The result is crazy little skate that rides super smooth, carves like no other, and makes hardly any sound. Tricks on the Arbor Pocket Rocket are a little difficult, but can be done. In short, the Arbor Pocket Rocket is a great hybrid mix between a longboard and a short skateboard. Read the review for more details.

Hire a Skateboarding Team - Booking a Pro Skateboarder Demo Team
Hiring or booking a skateboarding demo team can be strangely tough! Pro skateboarding teams do a lot of demos, but booking one for a special event, birthday party or commercial event takes a little bit of direction. Below are some tips and tricks for hiring and booking a pro skateboarder, or a professional skateboarding team.

Skateboarding Around the World - international skateboarders talk about skateboarding worldwide.
Skateboarding Around World skateboarders talk about skateboarding worldwide. Skateboarding has taken off all over the world, and in each country it looks a little different (or sometimes a LOT different!). I've interviewed skaters from several different countries - click on the country you want to read about! I'd like to see this list grow - if you want to share your own experiences, I'm looking to interview pro skaters and regular skaters from all over the planet.

Skateboarding Camps and Schools Worldwide
Skateboarding Camps and Schools Worldwide - Here's a list of skateboarding schools from all over the world. If you have a skateboarding camps or school that you would like to suggest for this list, e-mail me!

Skateboarding in Japan
Japan takes it's own spin on skateboarding, but with some familiar twists. From polite punks being harassed by cops to paying your life savings for a set of blanks wheels, the state of skateboarding in Japan is still actively evolving.

Shoe Review - Fallen Rival (Jamie Thomas signature model)
The Rival is one of the new skate shoes in Jamie Thomas's Fallen shoe line. This is an excellent, high quality skate shoe - by far one of the best I've ever seen. Packed with features and made from quality materials, the Rival has a seat as by far one of the best skate shoes on the market - and you can only buy them at specialty skate shops. Read the review for more!

Skateboard Grind Rail Plans
Skateboard Grind Rail Plans for Free - learn how to build and make your own skateboard grind rails, all for free. This page discusses advanced skateboard grind rail construction, and how to make your own skateboard grind rails a bit easier to use.

How to Build a Skateboard Grind Rail
Having your own grind rail to practice skateboarding on at home is a great idea. You can store your home made skateboard grind rail in your garage, and pull it out when you want to use it. A lot of skaters just buy pre-made grind rails. These are great, but they can cost a bit and aren't always exactly what you might want. Building your own skateboard grind rail is a lot easier you might think

Skateboard Grind Rail Blueprints
The skateboard grind rail blueprints that you see here are free, and easy to follow with step by step building instructions. If you're looking for free skateboard grind rail blueprints online, this is the best place to find them. Plus, you can find advanced skateboard grind rail blueprints, too!

Bearings Review - Bones Swiss Ceramics
Bones Swiss Ceramic bearings are simply the best skate bearings out there today. If you are looking for high performance skateboarding bearings that will be strong, fast, smooth and durable, then check out Bones Swiss Ceramics. Professional skaters use them, and there's a reason - they're simply the best skate bearings around.

How to Make Longboard Gloves
How to Make Longboard Gloves - Homemade longboarding gloves aren't too hard to make, and you're going to need them to do any high speed hill bombing. Learn how to make your own longboard gloves quickly and cheap, and get to longboarding down some steep hills at high speed!

How to Make Homemade Longboard Gloves
How to Make Longboard Gloves - Homemade longboarding gloves aren't too hard to make, and you're going to need them to do any high speed hill bombing. Learn how to make your own longboard gloves quickly and cheap, and get to longboarding down some steep hills at high speed!

How to Make Longboard Gloves
How to Make Longboard Gloves - Homemade longboarding gloves aren't too hard to make, and you're going to need them to do any high speed hill bombing. Learn how to make your own longboard gloves quickly and cheap, and get to longboarding down some steep hills at high speed!

How to Make Longboard Gloves
How to Make Longboard Gloves - Homemade longboarding gloves aren't too hard to make, and you're going to need them to do any high speed hill bombing. Learn how to make your own longboard gloves quickly and cheap, and get to longboarding down some steep hills at high speed!

How to Make Longboard Gloves
How to Make Longboard Gloves - Homemade longboarding gloves aren't too hard to make, and you're going to need them to do any high speed hill bombing. Learn how to make your own longboard gloves quickly and cheap, and get to longboarding down some steep hills at high speed!

Skateboarding: A Brief History (page 2)
Skateboardings history is full of key figures and moments where the sport has been defined and redefined. From the invention of the skateboard, to the Zephyr team, to Alan

A Brief History of Skateboarding
Skateboardings history is full of key figures and moments where the sport has been defined and redefined. From the invention of the skateboard, to the Zephyr team, to Alan

Skateboarding
Skateboarding. Page 3.

History of Dogtown and the Zephyr Team
Read the true story of Dogtown and the zephyr team (Z-boys). Starting out as a surfing team from Dogtown in Santa Monica, the Zephyr team changed skateboarding forever. These guys were lords and masters of the low, fluid style of skateboarding. Read all about the Zephyr team, their start as surfers, and how the team launched from Dogtown to impact the world of skateboarding.

The True Story of Dogtown and the Zephyr Team (Page 2)
Read the true story of Dogtown and the zephyr team (Z-boys). Starting out as a surfing team from Dogtown in Santa Monica, the Zephyr team changed skateboarding forever. These guys were lords and masters of the low, fluid style of skateboarding. Read all about the Zephyr team, their start as surfers, and how the team launched from Dogtown to impact the world of skateboarding. Page 2.

The True Story of Dogtown and the Zephyr Team (page 3)
Read the true story of Dogtown and the zephyr team (Z-boys). Starting out as a surfing team from Dogtown in Santa Monica, the Zephyr team changed skateboarding forever. These guys were lords and masters of the low, fluid style of skateboarding. Read all about the Zephyr team, their start as surfers, and how the team launched from Dogtown to impact the world of skateboarding. Page 3.

X Games History - part 3
Part 3 of the history of the X-Games, from it's beginnings in 1993 in LA to 2003's games - how the X Games evolved, the changes in action sports, from skateboarding to BMX to surfing to motocross to snowboarding and skiing, the X Games have been featuring the best in extreme sports competitions for years, hosted by ESPN (EXPN). Page 3.

A History of the X Games - Timeline
A history of the X-Games, from it's beginnings in 1993 in LA to 2003's games - how the X Games evolved, the changes in action sports, from skateboarding to BMX to surfing to motocross to snowboarding and skiing, the X Games have been featuring the best in extreme sports competitions for years, hosted by ESPN (EXPN).

X Games History - part 2
Part 2 of the history of the X-Games, from it's beginnings in 1993 in LA to 2003's games - how the X Games evolved, the changes in action sports, from skateboarding to BMX to surfing to motocross to snowboarding and skiing, the X Games have been featuring the best in extreme sports competitions for years, hosted by ESPN (EXPN). Page 2.

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Owning Skateboard Ramps and Obstacles 101
Having your own skateboard ramps and obstacles at home is a great idea. You can skate on them any time you want, position them to practice stuff on over and over without being bothered, and even set them up in your garage and skate on them when it’s raining or cold out! Buy what about the laws and rules involved? Read this article for help with buying or building a ramp or obstacle, and help with understanding the rules and laws involved.

Best Video Cameras for Skateboarding
What's the best video camera for skateboarding? Great question! Whether you are making your own Sponsor-Me-Video, or creating a video of your skateboarding to share, making sure you get the best video camera for skateboarding is important. Check out this list of the best video cameras for skateboarding, go get one, and start filming! These cameras aren't in order of best to worst - each video camera here has something to offer.

A List of the Best Skateboard Pads to Buy
Best Skateboard Pads List. Skateboard pads are not a fun place for a skater to spend money. Most skaters don't like to wear them, but skateboard pads can save you from injury that can keep you off your skateboard! Plus, wearing skateboard pads can help you feel more confident when skating. Regardless, if you are skateboarding on ramps of any large size, whether you think it looks cool or not, I would highly recommend wearing pads!

How Do You Use Shoe Goo to Repair Skate Shoes?
Shoe Goo - How do you use Shoe Goo to repair skate shoes? Skate shoes aren't cheap, and with the abuse of skateboarding they always wear out. But sometimes the problem is something small, like a worn through toe cap, or a hole or tear somewhere else. That's where Shoe Goo comes in! Read this Skateboarding FAQ about what Shoe Goo is, and how to use it to fix your skate shoes!

Bones REDS Skateboard Bearings Review
Buying a new set of bearings, but don't want to spend more on the bearings than on your board? Read a review of Bones REDS. Check out this shorter review, or read the full review.

Comparing Skateboard Trucks Before You Buy
Look at this list and compare skateboard truck brands, styles and companies to see what type of skateboarding trucks are best for you.

How to Buy the Right Skateboard for You
Buying the right skateboard for you can be a tough choice. While buying the right skateboard is not the hardest decision you'll ever have to make, it can sure feel like it to a new skateboarder! With how much skateboards can cost, plus with the huge amount of selection, finding the right skateboard for you is tough. Should I buy a complete skateboard, or build my own skateboard? Read this guide to buying the right skateboard for me for some help!

World Skateboarding Federation Unveils First Ever Street Skateboarding Rankings
The World Skateboarding Federation released the following announcement, declaring the rankings for street skaters all over the world. That sounds like a nice thing, except that the World Skateboarding Federation is actually trying to assert itself as the voice of skateboarding.

Watch Monster Energy Skateboarders Shred Copenhagen
Check out the Monster Energy skateboard team riders at the Copenhagen Pro event in the skateboard wonderland known as Copenhagen, Denmark.Come for the contest, stay for the amazing skate spots. That’s exactly what an international delegation of Monster Energy skateboard team riders did for a full week during this summer’s CPH Open in the skateboard wonderland known as Copenhagen, Denmark.

Joe Moore Pro Skater Profile
Joe Moore Pro Skater Bio - Technical and creative, especially with manual combos, flip trick variations and some freestyle adapted to obstacles. Creative use of obstacles and a unique eye for spots, skating things most skaters would never consider skateable or even think to skate.

The Wave Caster Board Review
What's the deal on the wave caster board? Here's a complete review

An Interview with Pro Skater Joe Moore
Joe Moore's unparalleled creativity is one of the greatest representations of true freedom on a skateboard. Throughout skateboarding history, the majority of skaters to ride a board lacked the ability to see even a fraction of what Joe sees when looking at an obstacle. The man skates the unskateable, and he does so with a list of tricks longer than most skaters could even name.

Profile, stats and bio of pro skateboarder Danny Way
Danny Way pro skateboarder profile - this bio of Danny Way covers information on his biographical information, skateboarding history, career highlights, stats, skater style, plus a link to the Danny Way interview.

2015 US Skateboarding Championships Schedule
Find a skateshop near you and join the US Skateboarding Championships this summer. Winners from each stop will earn a spot at the Finals at RFK Skatepark in Washington, DC, August 29, 2015. All skaters must download this waiver and have it signed when they come to the contests.

X Games 17 Photo Gallery - Pictures from X Games 17 Skateboarding
X Games 17 Photo Gallery - check out pictures from X Games 17 skateboarding and other action sports. Page 7.

X Games 17 Photo Gallery - Pictures from X Games 17 Skateboarding
X Games 17 Photo Gallery - check out pictures from X Games 17 skateboarding and other action sports. Page 6.

X Games 17 Photo Gallery - Pictures from X Games 17 Skateboarding
X Games 17 Photo Gallery - check out pictures from X Games 17 skateboarding and other action sports. Page 5.

X Games 17 Photo Gallery - Pictures from X Games 17 Skateboarding
X Games 17 Photo Gallery - check out pictures from X Games 17 skateboarding and other action sports. Page 3.

X Games 17 Photo Gallery - Pictures from X Games 17 Skateboarding
X Games 17 Photo Gallery - check out pictures from X Games 17 skateboarding and other action sports. Page 2.

AST Dew Tour Skateboarding Photo Gallery
AST Dew Tour Skateboarding Photo Gallery - images and pictures from the AST Dew Tour, skateboarding street and vert, plus festival village, grom skate jam and free flow tour finals.

AST Dew Tour Skateboarding Photo Gallery
AST Dew Tour Skateboarding Photo Gallery - images and pictures from the AST Dew Tour, skateboarding street and vert, plus festival village, grom skate jam and free flow tour finals.

AST Dew Tour Skateboarding Photo Gallery
AST Dew Tour Skateboarding Photo Gallery - images and pictures from the AST Dew Tour, skateboarding street and vert, plus festival village, grom skate jam and free flow tour finals.

X Games 17 Photo Gallery - Pictures from X Games 17 Skateboarding
X Games 17 Photo Gallery - check out pictures from X Games 17 skateboarding and other action sports.

2009 Free Flow Tour Picture Gallery - Gatorade Free Flow Tour Skateboarding Photos
2009 Free Flow Tour Picture Gallery - The Free Flow Tour is an amateur skateboarding competition with over 50 stops around the United States. The goal of the Free Flow tour is to give younger amateur skaters a chance to get out there and get seen.

Icon Award recipients for 2015 Skateboarding Hall of Fame
The International Assn. of Skateboard Companies (IASC) and the International Skateboarding Hall of Fame (ISHOF) are proud to announce this year’s Icon Award recipients for the 6th Annual Skateboarding Hall of Fame: Steve Van Doren, James O’Mahoney and Tracker Trucks. The Skateboarding Hall of Fame will be held during the IASC Summit on May 14 at the Westin South Coast Plaza Hotel in Costa Mesa, Calif.

2015 US Skateboarding Championships Coming to 12 Cities This Summer
World Skateboarding Grand Prix (WSGP) -- the leading global skateboarding events management company -- announced today the schedule for the 2015 U.S. Skateboarding Championships. In partnership with leading independent skate shops across the nation, regional qualifying contests will be held in 11 cities this summer, culminating in the first-ever US Skateboarding Championships in Washington, D.C. Saturday, August 29. The total prize purse is $36,000 with $2,000 up for grabs at each regional qualifier.