Choosing the Best Trucks for Freestyle Longboarding

Choosing the Best Trucks for Freestyle Longboarding

Are you having a hard time choosing what trucks work best for your freestyle setup? Though customizing your longboard to you is exciting, it can be a bit frustrating when you see all the options out there, especially if you don’t know what to look for. Read on to find out what factors you need to consider when choosing the best trucks freestyle longboarding. When […]

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Choosing the Best Deck for Freestyle Longboarding

Choosing the Best Deck for Freestyle Longboarding

The freestyle longboard is one of the more versatile boards out there. You can do a little bit of anything and everything while freestyling, including carving, kickflips and other various tricks you enjoy. The deck you choose for your freestyle longboard is limitless. Any board can be great for freestyling since the style of riding is a creativity of your own making. When deciding on […]

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Choosing the Best Bearings for Freeride Longboarding

Choosing the Best Bearings for Freeride Longboarding

One of the utmost crucial parts of freeride longboard is to have a virtuous pair of bearings. You want to take special care to them to keep you having a swift, smooth ride. Getting the right bearings is going to separate you from good to great when it comes to speed and performance. There are two bearings in each wheel, and you have four wheels […]

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Choosing the Best Trucks for Freeride Longboarding

Choosing the Best Trucks for Freeride Longboarding

Freeride longboarding is a form of downhill skateboarding that is more trick oriented and technical, but not as organized as downhill racing. Your speed will not be as great, due to the maneuvers performed while moving downhill. Tricks, slides and other creative skills are used while freeriding. Your trucks are going to be an important factor with the feel of your board. What are trucks? […]

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Choosing the Best Deck for Freeride longboarding

Choosing the Best Deck for Freeride longboarding
Finding the perfect deck for your freeride longboard comes down to what works best for stability and slides while freeriding. These decks are drop through, and drop platform styles. Top mount decks can also be used, but only for the very advanced rider. Having a deck that is lower to the ground is going to give you stability, something you definitely want when going downhill [...]
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Building Your Own Freeride Longboard

Building Your Own Freeride Longboard
One of the most popular longboarding styles, freeride longboarding is a fun style of longboarding almost any rider can enjoy. This style of riding is typically used while riding downhill but in a less organized way. While downhill longboarding you are trying to reach high speeds, freeride riding allows room for tricks, slides and some carving to put some fun into the sport. When building [...]
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Building Your Own Freestyle Longboard

Building Your Own Freestyle Longboard
Freestyle longboarding is a unique style of riding. Freestyle riders incorporate dancing tricks, kickflips, tiger claws, shuv its, and cross steps are all maneuvers you would see when you come across riders who are freestyle longboarding. If you are new to the sport, freestyle longboarding is highly recommended to help learn and control board skills. Buying a freestyle longboard complete is easy enough, but when [...]
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Choosing the Best Downhill Longboard Bearings

Choosing the Best Downhill Longboard Bearings
Choosing the best downhill longboard bearings can be a bit of a challenge and knowing which is best for you can leave you feeling hopeless. Instead of guessing, read this important information that is going to define which bearing works best for downhill longboarding. There are two different material types of bearings, those being steel and ceramic. The most common out of the two is [...]
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Choosing the Best Downhill Longboard Wheels

Choosing the Best Downhill Longboard Wheels
When it comes to choosing the best downhill longboard wheels for your board you have to look at a large number of aspects and use them all to find the perfect wheel for you. The key factors are: Lip profile Wheel diameter Wheel durometer Core placement Wheel width Lip profile Downhill longboard riders are going to want to get more of a sharp-lipped wheel. Doing [...]
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Choosing the Best Downhill Longboard Trucks

Choosing the Best Downhill Longboard Trucks
Choosing the best downhill longboard trucks is a relatively simple process, but if you don’t know what you are supposed to be purchasing you might end up with a board that will roll, but not as fast or smooth as it should without the proper knowledge. You’ll want the best to get the best ride, and here all information is broken down for you to [...]
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