Category: Guides

Why Does My Longboard Wobble And How To Prevent Speed Wobbles

Every longboarder faces speed wobbles at some time, and for unaware beginners it happens unexpectedly and may have discouraging consequences. So, in this post I’ll try to explain what it is, how it happens and how to come out of it alive. Hopefully, in the end you’ll be much more prepared for speed wobbles and

8 of the best longboard brands & companies and what to avoid

Many people, especially those who only start to look into longboarding, feel overwhelmed. Because there are hundreds of different longboard companies and brands in the market. And there is a lot of junk out there. We have prepared this guide for you to show which are the best longboard brands out there. so you know

Longboards vs Penny boards

Whether you just got into longboarding or you are an experienced rider, you’ve probably heard or seen someone riding Penny board. Quite often people would think ‘why would someone want to ride that toy instead of a normal longboard?’ So here I’ll try to present some background information on these little boards, what are their

Longboard sizes: How do you know what size longboard to get?

One of the questions which usually new longboard riders have – how do you know what size longboard to get? As you might have noticed, there many quite different longboard shapes and sizes to choose from. So before getting a new longboard there are a few things to keep in mind.  In this article I will

Tips on how to make your longboard faster

Another question by one of our readers: ‘How to make your longboard faster?’. This is probably a common question amongst adrenaline lovers, asked as soon as they learn to stand on the board. I personally am a fan of going blazing fast as well so I’ll try to give you a few tips on how

Longboard vs Skateboard for beginners

We’ve compared Longboards with Penny boards earlier – Longboards vs Penny boards, now it’s time for another comparison of Longboard vs Skateboard for beginners. Many people who have suddenly realized they want to get into skateboarding often don’t know that longboarding would suit them better or vice versa. Therefore, I thought it might be useful

Reader question: how much are longboard wheels usually priced?

Hi guys, Paul here. Recently we have received our very first question from one of our readers – how much are longboard wheels usually priced? So thanks for the question, Roy. And it is a good one – it is important to understand how much longboard wheels cost and especially to understand why they cost