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How to Hold a Skateboard

There’s a lot more to skateboarding than just grabbing a skateboard and going. You need to know how to hold the board so you can stay balanced and control your movements when riding it.  If you’re new to skateboarding, chances are you’re not used to holding the board yet. If you’ve been skateboarding for a while, it might be time for an upgrade in your skateboard-handling skills. Check out these tips on how to hold a skateboard so that you can ride it confidently and improve your skating technique at the same time. How to Hold a Skateboard? There are…

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How to Put Grip Tape on a Skateboard

Grip tape usually comes as a single piece of fabric. It is almost like a carpet that you wrap around your deck. It can be used to increase traction and also to give your board a custom look. You can even find it with designs on it so that you can jazz up the appearance of your board. Read on to know how to put grip tape on a skateboard. How to Put Grip Tape on a Skateboard? Below are the instructions when putting grip tape on a skateboard. Start by measuring the length and width of your skateboard deck.…

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How to Clean Skateboard Grip Tape

Cleaning your grip tape isn’t as hard as you might think. It’s something you should do before every skate session to keep your board in peak performance condition. Your grip tape can become grimy from sweat and dirt over time, which will end up leaving a dark stain on your deck. This guide will tell you everything you need to know about cleaning your grip tape. How to Clean Skateboard Grip Tape? Follow these instructions when cleaning your skateboard grip tape. Begin by mixing together a small amount of your chosen grip cleaner with water in a bowl or container. …

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How to Make a Skateboard

Making your own skateboard is a great DIY project for anyone who enjoys crafts and wants to try their hand at something new. It’s also a great way to save money if you’re looking to get your hands on some raw materials. Keep reading for more information about how to make a skateboard and all of the supplies you will need in order to do so successfully. How to Make a Skateboard? Below are the instructions on how to make your own skateboard. Cut the Plywood to Size. You will need to cut the plywood into two pieces that are…

SKATEBOLT Tornado II Electric Skateboard

How to Hang a Skateboard on the Wall

Do you want to know how to hang a skateboard on a wall? The process is actually pretty simple, and it shouldn’t take more than a few minutes. Skateboarding can be an exciting activity for kids as well as adults. If you love skateboarding, then this article is for you. How to Hang a Skateboard on the Wall? First, find a suitable location for your skateboard. The wall mount should be placed at a height where the skateboard will be level with your feet when you stand on it. Drill four holes into the wall, using the wall plugs as…

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What Size Skateboard Trucks

Like any other part of a skateboard, skateboard truck size can be easily overlooked. While it is obvious that different sizes of skateboard trucks for different sizes of decks and body weight, often the new skateboarders do not know how to determine which type is suitable.  This article will help you find the right size of skateboard truck that will match your height, weight, and riding style. What Size Skateboard Trucks? The most important factor in choosing the right skateboard truck size is your height and weight. A good rule of thumb to follow is that the larger your wheels,…

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How Much is a Skateboard at Walmart

Skateboarding has become tremendously popular over the last few years. If you’ve seen kids skating down the sidewalk, you’ve probably wondered how much a skateboard costs. Skateboarding can be quite affordable if you know where to shop. In this article, we will discuss the price of a skateboard as well as some tips on how to buy one appropriately. How Much is a Skateboard at Walmart? The answer to this question largely depends on what kind of skateboard you are looking for. If you are simply looking for a basic, entry-level board, then you can expect to pay around $40…

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Who Invented the Skateboard

There are probably more skaters in the world than snowboarders, surfers, or rollerbladers. And while skateboarding is a relatively new craze, it’s grown into an inherently challenging sport that requires balance, agility, and an acute sense of spatial awareness to master. Given its growing popularity and seemingly endless possibilities, you might think that the person who invented the first skate was some kind of skating genius. In this article we’ll go over everything you ever wanted to know about the man who invented the skateboard. Who Invented the Skateboard? The skateboard was invented by a man named Larry Stevenson in…

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How to Turn on a Skateboard

Skateboarding is a fun activity for people of all ages. It’s very accessible, and it’s something that anyone can try if they have access to a skateboard. You’ll learn everything that you need to know about turning on your skateboard in this article. Skateboarding can be fun and easy if you know how to turn on your skateboard. How to Turn on a Skateboard? If you’re new to skateboarding, one of the first things you need to learn is how to turn on your skateboard. It’s actually very simple once you know what to do. Here are easy instructions for…

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How to Skateboard for Beginners

Skateboarding is a great hobby that anyone can enjoy. It also serves as a great way for beginners to get acquainted with the world of skateboarding and improve their balance, coordination, and spatial awareness. Let’s take a look at this beginner’s guide to skateboarding so you know what you’re getting into before you take your first steps on the board. How to Skateboard for Beginners? First, you need to find a good spot to skate. If you’re just starting out, look for a flat, smooth surface with no obstacles. Once you’ve found your skating location, make sure you have the…