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20 Best Longboard Brands in 2021 (Full Ranking List)

Today longboard market is saturated with different brands.  They all seem to offer similar products and its hard to identify which are good and bad, which are worth the money and which are gimmicks. I have written this article to help you sort the wheat from the chaff, highlighting the best companies and some brands […]

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10 Best Longboard Wheels for Sliding & Buying Guide

Some longboarders are content to cruise. Others are satisfied with going fast down hills. For an intrepid few, though, the hiss of urethane when going sideways on pavement becomes an addiction. Freeride longboarding is riding on the edge of the envelope, pushing a board past the point of being safely hooked up and doing it […]

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11 Best mountain boards for beginners in 2021

Board sports have evolved a lot over the years. People can now travel over snow, tarmac, earth, over mountains, lakes all on different types of boards. Its quite interesting and each of them has their own unique feel, challenges, and rewards. Today I will be talking about mountain boards. This sport was invented due to the […]

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14 Best Longboard Bearings – 2021 Buying Guide

No component affects the operation of a longboard quite as much as bearings. With lackluster bearings come lackluster rides, and there is no way around that. Whether building a complete component by component or upgrading the crummy bearings that came with an off-the-shelf complete, a good set of fast bearings will instantly change the way […]

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11 Best & Safest Skateboard Helmets for Kids in 2021

You can’t talk about skateboard safety without mentioning helmets. Helmets are easily the most important piece of safety gear. They protect the most valuable part of the body and ensure we can come out of crashes in one piece. So when it comes to kids, especially those who are still developing motor skills (and are […]

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