Skateboarding

Skateboarding


The Tony Hawk Foundation

The Tony Hawk Foundation is an organization that is geared towards providing youths with the resources to safely and legally hone their craft of skate boarding. In November of 2008, the entertainment elite and action sport pros met to raise money in the fifth annual Activision Presents Stand Up For Skate parks. During the event, the Tony Hawk Foundation raised well over one million dollars to provide quality skate parks […]

The Tony Hawk Foundation

Skateboarding Terms Glossary

Skateboarding Terms Glossary

180 – This is a term that refers to a half rotation. 360 – This is a term that refers to a single full rotation. 540 – This is a term that describes a 540-degree rotation while in the air. This is equal to one and a half full rotations. 720 – This is a term that typically refers to two simultaneous 360-degree turns, either forward or in a backward […]


Top Alternative Skateboard Options

Here are some of the top new and original alternative skateboards out there, most of which are so different in what they offer that they are only considered skateboards in name, rather than in form. Skateboarding has taken on many different forms through the year, as shown by these examples of modern alternative skateboards that are popular on the market today. 1 – Loaded Vanguard Carver. Available from . Some […]

Top Alternative Skateboard Options