JUCKER HAWAII longboards bring the essence of surfing the best waves to your ride. Known for their exceptional quality, unique designs, and tropical style, these longboards are one of the top-selling in the US and Europe. Designed by surfer and traveler, Mike Jucker, who now lives in Hawaii, each board showcases his love for the […]
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In April, we visited one of our great longboard skateboard vendors: “SDS skateboards / Stella Longboards”. They are based in Rancho Cucamonga near Los Angles California, and it took us about 6 hours to drive from San Francisco. SDS skateboards is the wholesale distributor of Stella longboards, skateboards, skateboard accessories and protective gear for the action […]
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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 […]
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Your riding style is determined by how you ride your longboard. when you know your style you can start to pick a shape. Luckily there are many shapes for every style. Last time we wrote about the styles in “What’s Your Longboard Riding Style? – Tricks Get Applause, Style Gets Respect” so this time we look […]
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It all starts with a board, however a board in it self is not enough to go riding. No wheels, no motion. No trucks, no way to connect your wheels to the board. etc. All the parts together can make a real fine longboard, however they all need to come together and get connected. Many […]
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When you assemble a longboard you need “hardware” also known as the Nuts & Bolts. Nuts and bolts connect your trucks securely to your longboard, without them everything is just a bunch of parts. Nobody talks about them and they don’t get the spotlight but they are essential and no board can do without them. […]
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