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    • Top Skate Videos Created: Friday, June 15, 2007 Updated: Wednesday, April 23, 2014
      Find the top 10 skateboarding videos on the market, with a great mix of old and new, well known and hard to finds. Most skate companies pumps out new skate videos, and it can be hard to know what'...
    • Best Skateboard Pads List Created: Wednesday, September 03, 2008 Updated: Wednesday, April 23, 2014
      Best Skateboard Pads List. Skateboard pads are not a fun place for a skater to spend money. Most skaters don't like to wear them, but skateboard pads can save you from injury that can keep you off ...
    • The Beginner's Guide to Skateboarding Created: Wednesday, April 27, 2005 Updated: Wednesday, April 23, 2014
      Beginner skateboard gear - Here are some simple steps for first starting out skateboarding. Beginner skateboarding gear, how to stand on a skateboard, how to push around, and how to avoid or deal w...
    • Skateboard History Timeline Created: Monday, April 27, 2009 Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014
      This timeline of the history of skateboarding should help you understand the history of skateboarding, and how skateboarding has evolved. For a more detailed story of the history of skateboarding,...
    • Skateboard Slang Created: Monday, February 22, 2010 Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014
      Skateboard Slang - How to Use Skateboarder Slang. Whether you are a new skater or just trying to understand what your skater kid is talking about, understanding skateboard slang is important! Ska...
    • Advanced Longboarding - Longboard Dancing Trick Tips Created: Friday, January 19, 2007 Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014
      Longboard Dancing is the term made up by Adam Colton and Adam Stokowski, two avid longboarders who combined elements of freestyle skateboarding, surfing, dance and whatever else they found lying ar...
    • Longboarding - How to Longboard Skateboarding Instructions Created: Wednesday, October 04, 2006 Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014
      Longboarding - learn how to longboard skateboard with these simple step by step beginner instructions. Learning to longboard skateboard is fairly simple - get help with what longboarding gear you n...
    • Is There A Difference Between Skateboarding With My Nose or Tail Forward? Created: Friday, September 29, 2006 Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014
      Frequently asked skateboarding questions. Does it make a difference between riding with the skateboard's nose or tail facing forward?
    • How to Kickflip on a Skateboard Created: Tuesday, September 06, 2005 Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014
      Learning how to kickflip on a skateboard is a great way to step up your skateboarding, and move from beginner skateboarding into intermediate skating.
    • Paul Rodriguez Profile Created: Monday, March 20, 2006 Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014
      Paul Rodriguez's biographical information, skateboarding history, tricks invented, career highlights, stats, skater style, and more. Read all about Paul Rodriguez.
    • ABEC Bearings Ratings - What does ABEC mean for Skateboard Bearings? Created: Monday, April 20, 2009 Updated: Monday, April 21, 2014
      ABEC Bearings Ratings - What does ABEC mean for Skateboard Bearings? ABEC stands for Annular Bearing Engineers' Committee, and is the American method for rating the accuracy and tolerance rating o...
    • Kids Skateboards Buyers Guide Created: Wednesday, December 12, 2007 Updated: Monday, April 21, 2014
      Beginners Skateboards Buyers Guide for Kids and Children - buying a new skateboard for your child for Christmas or a birthday? It can be tough to know exactly what to buy - the terms can be confus...
    • Top 10 Skateboarders of the Decade Created: Tuesday, December 08, 2009 Updated: Friday, April 18, 2014
      Top Skateboarders of the Decade - As the first decade of the 2000s concludes, lets take a look at the best skateboarders the last 10 years had to offer. These are skaters who pushed the limits, im...
    • Top Skate Shoes Created: Friday, June 15, 2007 Updated: Thursday, April 17, 2014
      Top 10 picks for skate shoes! Read about the best shoes for skateboarding on the market, and check out some hot reviews as well. This list of the top 10 skateboarding shoes should help you with yo...
    • What Makes a Pro Skateboarder a Pro? Created: Friday, December 01, 2006 Updated: Thursday, April 17, 2014
      What Makes a Pro Skateboarder a Pro? How do you become a Professional Skateboarder? What's the difference between pro skaters and ams? Pat asks -
    • Lightest Skateboard Decks Light Created: Thursday, April 28, 2011 Updated: Wednesday, April 16, 2014
      What are the lightest skateboard decks available? With so many skateboards on the market, finding the lightest skateboard decks can be tough. Having the lightest skateboard deck will increase your ...
    • How To Remove Skateboard Bearings Created: Monday, January 09, 2006 Updated: Wednesday, April 16, 2014
      How To Remove Skateboard Bearings - taking out skateboarding bearings is easier than it may seem - follow these simple step by step instructions for removing skateboard bearings, and see for yourse...
    • What Are The Basic Skateboarding Tricks? Created: Friday, April 28, 2006 Updated: Wednesday, April 16, 2014
      What is easy/hard in skateboarding varies wildly from person to person, but there are a few tricks that are universally thought of as the "basic" tricks.
    • How to Build a Skateboard Quarter Pipe Ramp Created: Friday, November 30, 2012 Updated: Wednesday, April 16, 2014
      A quarter pipe ramp is a must-have ramp for skateboarding. You can also easily use this quarter pipe ramp for bikes, or anything else that you might want a ramp for! The 3' quarter pipe is a medium...
    • Top Skateboarder Gifts Ideas Created: Friday, June 15, 2007 Updated: Wednesday, April 16, 2014
      Skateboarder Gift Ideas - top 10 skateboarding gifts - find cool stuff for skaters, unique skate-themed stuff, or pick out something for yourself! It's never a bad time to give a gift (isn't that s...
    • A Brief History of Skateboarding Created: Tuesday, August 05, 2003 Updated: Thursday, April 10, 2014
      Skateboardings history is full of key figures and moments where the sport has been defined and redefined. From the invention of the skateboard, to the Zephyr team, to Alan "Ollie" Gelfand, to Tony ...
    • Top Skateboarding Bands, Music and Songs to Skate To Created: Friday, June 15, 2007 Updated: Wednesday, April 09, 2014
      Top 10 Skateboarding Bands, Music and Songs to Skate To - Music has everything to do with skateboarding - some songs get your revved up for skateboarding, music helps you pull off harder skateboard...
    • Before You Buy Skateboard Trucks Created: Friday, January 21, 2005 Updated: Wednesday, April 09, 2014
      Look at this list and compare skateboard truck brands, styles and companies to see what type of skateboarding trucks are best for you.
    • How To Apply Grip Tape to a Skateboard Deck Created: Tuesday, May 17, 2005 Updated: Wednesday, April 09, 2014
      Grip taping a skateboard at home is easy, and you can try your own patterns and designs. Learn how with these easy instructions.
    • Skateboarding Trick Tip Videos Created: Monday, April 04, 2011 Updated: Wednesday, April 09, 2014
      Skateboarding trick tip videos are one of the best ways to learn how to skate. We've put together an entire library of skateboarding tip videos here.
    • Top 10 Skateboard iPhone Apps Created: Tuesday, December 29, 2009 Updated: Friday, April 04, 2014
      Top 10 Skateboard iPhone Apps - This list covers the top 10 apps for iPhone and iPod Touch that deal with skateboarding. These are some cool apps, from games to learning to skate to just goofing a...
    • Build Your Own Pro Grade Skateboard Created: Monday, July 25, 2005 Updated: Friday, April 04, 2014
      Building Your Own Pro Grade Skateboard can be tough. Here's some basic guides to follow, about choosing your skateboard deck, your skateboard trucks, skateboard wheels, skateboard bearings, skatebo...
    • Buying the Right Skateboard for You Created: Wednesday, June 18, 2008 Updated: Friday, April 04, 2014
      Buying the right skateboard for you can be a tough choice. While buying the right skateboard is not the hardest decision you'll ever have to make, it can sure feel like it to a new skateboarder! ...
    • How to Ollie on a Skateboard Created: Tuesday, July 05, 2005 Updated: Friday, April 04, 2014
      The Ollie is the first trick that most skateboarders learn. Learning to ollie makes sense – the ollie is the foundation of almost all flatland and park skateboarding tricks. Once you learn ho...
    • Best Skateboard Wheels Created: Monday, August 18, 2008 Updated: Friday, April 04, 2014
      Not all skateboard wheels are equal. Whether you are building a new skateboard, or replacing the wheels on the skateboard you already have, make sure you buy the best skateboard wheels for you. I...
    • Top 5 Online Skateboard Stores and Shops Created: Wednesday, November 30, 2011 Updated: Friday, April 04, 2014
      Top 5 Online Skateboard Stores and Shops - If you're shopping for skateboards online, make sure that you buy from the top online skateboard shops and stores. I always encourage my readers to shop ...
    • New Skateboarders Guide Created: Tuesday, September 04, 2007 Updated: Friday, April 04, 2014
      New Skateboarders Help Guide - everything new skateboarders need to know, with common beginner questions and answers, skateboarding trick advice, skateboarder words and slang and more, all in this ...

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