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#Daring Longboard Tricks and How to Learn Them Today

Longboarding is a popular sport that originated in Hawaii in the 1950s. Surfers gave their skateboards bigger wheels and longer decks to replicate surfing on land. This modification allowed surfers to enjoy street skateboarding on days when the weather was inclement, or the surf was too low. Today, longboarding called “sidewalk surfing.” The longboard became […]

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Guides and Articles, Longboards

What Size Longboard Should I Get? The Buyer’s Guide To Sizing Up A Board

Longboards first became commercially available in the 1950s. They fell out of popularity for quite a few years while skateboarding (and the tricks they afforded) took center stage. But it’s been gaining in popularity again recently.  These days it isn’t uncommon to see longboards at parks and on school campuses. Longboarding is recreation and transportation […]

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Helmets, Protective Gear

Best Longboard Helmet: Our Top 8 Picks Revealed

Research shows that longboarders are at a high risk of head fractures and traumatic brain injuries, unlike skateboarders. The reason attributed to this is because longboards help you achieve higher speeds than skateboards. Getting a quality helmet when experimenting with your board can help prevent these risks. However, you can now find helmets from various […]