Tired of the boring black grip tape and want something new and exciting? Get our new design grip tape! We added new fun and exciting Griptape sheets to our website! Pick from your favorite theme: Love the milky way, stars and planets? Get the Galaxy grip tape Aloha! Here is Hawaii! Put some pineapple or […]Read more "Super Cool New Grip Tape!"
Why Sliding Gloves When you start longboarding, you might not think of sliding gloves right away, but when you are ready for tricks, sliding, downhiling and freeriding, you want to protect your hands. You probably want gloves that are comfortable with some stretch and that are lightweight. While lightweight sliding gloves are comfortable, make sure […]Read more "New! Sliding Gloves"
Great News! We just added 4 new fiberglass longboards to our site! The Fiberglass Bamboo longboards have a mixture of fiberglass and bamboo composite with a couple of Canadians in there. All of these longboards come with Orangtatangs wheels and Paris trucks. These longboards have upgraded the bearings with the super blacks the same as […]Read more "New Fiberglass Flex Longboard Series"
The classic way to get griptape on your longboard or skateboard is by using the griptape sheets. Black griptape is always the most popular color, but nowadays many colors are seen. At some point you need to replace your griptape as it is getting old and beat up. A great alternative is Skateboard and longboard […]Read more "Another Alternative: Spray- on Griptape For Your Longboard"
There are many different wheels out there so we get that you confused about how to pick the right longboard wheel. A few questions you might want to ask yourself: What type of surfaces do I want to skate on (e.g. smooth, rough) What type of skating do I want to do (e.g. sliding, cruising) […]Read more "How To Choose Longboard Wheels"
Skateboarders today have a variety of griptape options, but it wasn’t always the case. The griptape has come a long way. Let’s take a closer look at this longboard and skateboard accessory. Fighting Slip Skateboards arose from surfing in the 1960s. Surfers used different methods to keep their feet from slipping on their boards. Wax […]Read more "The Evolution of Griptape"
When you start longboarding, there are so many terms, words, and phrases. You probably think, “I have no idea what they are talking about..”. You have to look them up one by one and find out what they mean. To help you with that, we made a list of terms and words used in the […]Read more "Longboard Dictionary: Terms and Terminology"
Riser pads, also called risers, are the plastic rectangular pads you insert between the longboard and truck. This will make the longboard higher. Why? On reason you want to do this is to avoid wheel bite. Wheel bite is the friction between the wheel and the longboard deck during a turn or trick. You don’t […]Read more "How To Choose The Right Riser Pads"
The LTD longboard deck and complete – also called Long Trek Deck Longboards – are back in stock! One of the most popular longboards. Made of high-quality American hard Maple Wood. Spring is around the corner. Make sure you are prepared for good the good weather, so you can have lots of fun with your […]Read more "LTD longboards are back in stock!"
The Shark Wheel is one of the most innovative and technology advanced wheel on the market right now. It has been designed by a company Shark Wheel LLC in Lake Forest, CA by David Patrick. The wheel has been literally re-invented. The Shark Wheel is flat on six sides and has many performance advantages when […]Read more "Shark Wheels – The only wheel you ever need for your longboard!"