When it comes to finding shoes for skateboarding, the first thing you will notice is that some shoes look the part and definitely do not play the part. Just like not all sneakers are created equal, it is the same with finding the right shoes for skateboarding. It comes down to boardfeel, padding (or lack there of), and the shoes… Read More »Best Skate Shoes for 2022 : With Top Details and Specs
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
Transformer Rails can convert into a portable flat bar, round rail, or grind box. This is our full review of the 6 foot transformer rail.
The independent stage 11 hollow trucks have a lighter axle and kingpin. These trucks have the same feel and durability as the traditional Independent trucks, see how well they skate here.
This is our review of Santa Cruz Everslick skateboard deck. We’ve tried other Santa Cruz decks and wanted to see what having a slick deck would be like. Here is what we thought.
Powell Peralta Dragon Formula Wheels Review: The Experimental Dragons Skate Like a Soft Wheel That Can Slide
Dragons, or Dragon Formula Wheels, are a new experimental skateboard wheel from Powell Peralta. These wheels use a new type of urethane called “Dragon Formula” (DF) that has been in development for the past 10 years. While rolling, the Dragon Formula vibrates at a higher frequency than the standard urethane used in skateboard wheels. The higher frequency allows you to… Read More »Powell Peralta Dragon Formula Wheels Review: The Experimental Dragons Skate Like a Soft Wheel That Can Slide
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.
This is a full review of the Girl Pop Secret Skateboard deck. If you are wondering what it is like to skate this, you will want to read this.
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
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.
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?
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