Here is a comparison review of all of the new carbon fiber skateboard decks. Brands like Powell Peralta, Santa Cruz, Almost, Girl, and Lithe have started to add carbon fiber layers along with the normal maple plys that skateboards are traditionally made with. I bought all of these decks to test them out. If you’re wondering which is the best… Read More »The Strongest Skateboards: Comparison Review of the Best Skate Deck Technology
Steve Weber is an avid snowboarder and skateboarder. He has been snowboarding for 26 years, skateboarding for 20, and is always looking for a new board sport to try out. When he is not riding or skating, he runs a marketing agency. Board of the world is Steve's blog for skateboard and snowboard gear reviews. The blog's goal is to help people find the right board for them and encourage people to have fun outside.
This is a full review of the Element Flat Bar portable skateboard rail. This thing got me back into skateboarding, so it is absolutely worth checking out.
I am brand new to wakeboarding and wanted to compile a list of the questions I had along with their short answers. I’ll add to this as I learn more. Contents How Much Do Wakeboards Cost Do Wakeboards Require Bindings Which Wakeboard Should a Beginner Get? When Do New Wakeboards Come Out? How Long Do Wakeboards Last? Do Wakeboards Come… Read More »A Beginners Wakeboarding FAQ Guide
Recently I was featured in a Youtube Snowboard blog by Corner 28. I have been trying to learn frontside 540s on a tiny jump, and it all came together during their blog. During this session I was testing out the new Union Contact Pro 2021 bindings, so there is nosepress clip in there too. The tricks where we are featured… Read More »Snowboard Clips Featured In Corner 28 Blog (FS 540 & BS Nosepress)
We are often asked for recommendations on which snowboard shops are worth it to buy from. Most boardshops will say they know which is the right board for you. However, I hear more stories that sound like nightmares than I do of someone finding the right snowboard for them. After several requests for finding a local snowboard shop, we decided… Read More »Snowboard Shop Finder
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NESC stands for the “North East Skate Crew.” It began back in 1996 when a couple of my friends decided to group together and name what became our 23-year long friendship and passion for skateboarding. While I was always more of a “for the fun of it” type of skateboarder, my NESC friends kept with it and filmed video parts… Read More »The North East Skate Crew Video 2020 Promo
Skateboards come in a variety of shapes and sizes. It can get confusing to know what to buy. However, it ultimately comes down to the type of skateboarding that you would like to do. If you are wondering what the difference between a cruiser, a regular skateboard, and a longboard is, then chances are good you are new to skateboarding.… Read More »Regular Skateboard Vs. Longboard Vs. Cruiser: What is the Difference in Skateboard Type?
A good skateboard will cost you in the range of $75 to $140 depending on what components you add into it. Here is how to get a cheap skateboard that is still high quality. First, shop for a high quality blank skateboard deck like this one. This will get your cost for the board itself around $25 – $35. If… Read More »How to Buy the Best Cheap Skateboard That You Can.
Some of my best memories as a kid were when my parents got me a skateboard related gift. I remember a time before social media when my parents did enough research to find out what size deck I skated, and they went to a skate shop to get me the right deck. It is touching because not all skateboards are… Read More »Gift Ideas for Skateboarders 2021: Stocking Stuffers to Massive Presents