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Finding Unique Places to Skate

skateboardsewerFinding a place to get your thrash on away from the run of the mill skatepark can be difficult. Not only are you constantly on the lookout for business owners who will be angry with your activities, it seems as though cops are out just looking for someone to harass. What better persona to harass than someone with a skateboard.

Let’s be honest. Most skaters carry a couple of tools, maybe a few bucks and sometimes a pack of smokes. A run in with the law usually involves the officers being over authoritative and sometimes even gruff. But believe it or not, there are still some local spots out and any from where anyone can bother you.

A buddy of mine who owns a local plumbing company www.sewerrepairlexington.com has turned me on to many spots across the city that are totally rad.  Getting to them, and out is sometimes tricky but once you find your groove it can be total Narnia.

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Support Your Local Shop?

SkateshopIt’s a phrase you hear over and over again. “Support your local skateshop”. The idea seems simple enough but if you look across the country, skateshops are dropping out like flies. There are a few simple reasons I can think of as to why one can’t seem to stay open.

Is it logical that a skateshop can thrive in every American city with a population of more than 100,000 people? You’d certainly think there should be at least 50 skaters in a town that size.  I’m not sure what the metrics say but let’s delve into the issues at hand. Let’s examine what’s going on here and see if we can band together as skaters and truly support our local shops.

Let’s just go ahead and talk about the elephant in the room.  The internet.  I’m pretty certain that most of the problems associated with any locally based business can be attributed to the internet.  Just like video killed the radio star, the internet has absolutely destroyed local businesses. I might also add that there has been a resurgence in supporting local going on in urban areas across America.
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Back to the Future

  • I started skating back in the day when Back to Future first came out.  Michael J Fox inspired many young guys and girls to start skateboarding.  He made it look and seem so cool although looking back on the movie now I’m not sure what it was we thought was so incredibly awesome. It’s rather cheesy looking back on it all now.  But this movie opened a whole new realm of life for me.Back FutureThis began the days of skateboarding down to the local Ben Franklin store and buying candy in the monstrous candy aisle.  The owners of the nostalgic store saw the increase in skateboarders and saw a potential to open a skate shop.  What a great idea!They soon opened up a corner in the back of their store dedicated to skateboards, wheels, trucks, magazines and my favorite..STICKERS!!

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Mоdеrn Skаtеbоаrdіng

bobSkateboarding hаѕ been a рорulаr ѕроrt for the past 3 dесаdеѕ, and іѕ quite mоdеrn. In fact, ѕkаtеbоаrdіng hаѕ bееn around ѕіnсе 1980, whісh hарреnѕ tо bе the уеаr іn whісh the fіrѕt mоdеrn ѕkаtеbоаrd was mаdе. Since thеn, bоth уоung and thе not ѕо уоung enjoy саrvіng thе streets and еxреrіеnсіng thе adrenaline ruѕh оf frее rіdіng, trick ѕkаtіng, аnd thе like.

Skаtеbоаrdіng іѕ deeply іnfluеnсеd by аnd derivative оf the art and ѕроrt оf surfing. Surfіng, whісh wаѕ developed аnd rооtеd іn Hawaii, is thе асt оf riding wаvеѕ wіth a ѕurfbоаrd. Sіmіlаr to ѕurfіng, skateboarding entails rіdіng a ѕkаtеbоаrd on land, аnd mоrе specifically, раvеd оr соnсrеtе ѕurfасеѕ. Skаtеbоаrdѕ аrе mаdе іn dіffеrеnt ѕtуlеѕ аnd made wіth dіffеrеnt ѕkаtіng mеthоdѕ іn mind.

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Get the Perfect Gift for Your Groms

giftIf you are looking for a gift for your son, daughter, nephew or niece on their birthday, then here is the perfect one for you. While buying gifts for your loved ones, we bet you shall have a lot of options, but this one is completely different from any other gifts. Check out the skateboards and accessories from Skateboard Smart. We have a huge collection of different types of skateboards and the accessories that are necessary for this game. This one can definitely make you the coolest dad or aunt in town. Just check out whether the recipient of the gift has any skateboards or not; and if they do not have one, then you can offer them good quality skateboards of popular brands like Riedell and Roller Derby.
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More Info About Us

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Skateboard smart

Skateboard smart is a website dedicated to provide high quality skateboards and their accessories at affordable prices. They offer unique products that may not be available at the local store. It is a customer oriented company that aims to provide superior quality merchandise that you and all of your loved ones can enjoy. All of the merchandise are competitively priced and guaranteed to satisfy your needs. Skateboard Smart stocks a top-of-the-line selection of products of different well-known brands like Carvers, Bennett, Speed Demon, Riviera, Birdhouse or Organika Price Point and many more.

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Welcome

Hello and welcome to the skateboardsmart.com website and blog.  Here you will find helpful information regarding new skateboard equipment, clothing and even now MOVES!  Periodically we will be updating you on upcoming competitions and events across the skateboard world.

Looking for the best gear? What about sweet videos of your favorite boarders? We will give you reviews of the latest gear and share videos and news on the best boarders out there. We will even find some of the sickest parks in the country. Let skateboardsmart.com be your go to site for skateboard news, reviews and moves!

Look to us for all of your skateboarding information and needs.  We are here to serve you and make skateboarding with your family and friends as enjoyable as possible by providing you with he best equipment available.

 

Skateboardsmart.com is your one stop shopping place for all things skateboarding.  From apparel, safety gear, decks, wheels, bearing, trucks, griptape, sunglasses, helmets, elbow pads, knee pads, and all the coolest accessories we are here to serve you.

 

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