You want a longboard for Christmas, looked around and did some research, maybe even tried one in a store. There are so many choices. You finally picked your favorite and put it on your wish list for Christmas. Now hoping you get it! As a beginner in longboarding, you need to know the basics before […]Read more "Tips when you get a longboard for Christmas"
Longboarding is an amazing sport! Here are 100 reasons why people want to go longboarding: Longboarding is a solid adrenaline rush. Longboarding is a release. Longboarding is sound. Longboarding is no team. Longboarding is whatever you want it to be. Longboarding is exploring outside. Longboarding is meet with friends. Longboarding builds strength. Longboarding builds balance. Longboarding […]Read more "100 Reasons Why You Should Longboard!"
Not surprisingly, longboard size is measured in width and length. Boards vary from short (29″ – 34″) to long (50″+), from narrow (6″-8.5″) to wide (8.5″ – 11″) and everything in between. Many boards have a different width in the front, middle and the back, so the width measurement reflects the maximum it gets anywhere […]Read more "Size Matters – What size longboard should you get?"
The kicktail is the upwards bent tip at the end of the board and makes it easier to do turns and tricks. For many riding styles and shapes you can find a board with a kicktail as well as one without a kicktail. This initially might puzzle people so lets take a closer look at […]Read more "Longboard Kicktails – Should You Have One, Two Or Can You Do Without?"