Collection: Skate Basics Workshop

Skate Basics group lessons

Skate Basics (Group)

Join in on our weekly group sessions, where you'll learn everything you need to get started including familiarizing yourself with your board and basic balance, turning, pushing and stopping skills in a laid back, encouraging group environment.

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Here's What You'll Learn:

1. Parts of the board

This includes learning the different parts of the skateboard/longboard (deck, trucks, wheels, bearings), how to adjust them (if applicable), and proper safety gear (helmet, pads).

2. Basic balance

This is the foundation of skateboarding/longboarding. You'll learn how to comfortably stand on the board, maintain good posture, and balance while stationary and rolling.

3. Turning

Once you've mastered balance, you'll learn how to turn the board by shifting your weight and leaning in the desired direction.

4. Pushing

This covers how to propel yourself forward using your foot on the ground. You'll learn proper foot placement and technique for efficient pushing.

5. Stopping

  1. Stopping: Learning how to safely slow down and stop is crucial. You'll explore different braking techniques involving dragging and tapping your foot on the ground.