How to Clean Inline Skate Bearings

how to clean your Inline skate bearings

Whether you ride inline hockey skates, recreational inline skates, or rough-road rollerblades, you need bearings that spin smoothly. But if your rollerblade bearings don’t get a regular clean, they’ll soon start misbehaving. Your bearings might even decide to seize up on you when you’re rolling crazy-fast down a steep hill. And what happens in a … Read more

How to Assemble Inline Skates

How rto assemble inline skates

You’ve decided to build your own inline skate, one customized to your preferences and riding style. But that means buying every part separately and then assembling them into a fully functional skate. That’s why you’re here, to learn how to assemble inline skates. And that is what this post is all about. I bet you’ve … Read more

How to Mount Longboard Trucks

How to Mount Longboard Trucks

You’ve just received a nice pair of longboard trucks from Amazon or wherever. Now, it’s time to mount those trucks on your longboard. But you’re not sure you can complete the longboard truck mounting process without screwing up. And that’s why you’re here. Here, I’ll describe how to mount longboard trucks, leaving nothing out, so … Read more

How Do Hoverboards Work?

It seems like everyone from kids to teens and adults wants to look really cool these days when out there having a good time. Everywhere you look there’s always some happy soul rolling around on some motor-driven board that looks like a segway without handlebars. But how do hoverboards work? How do the various components … Read more

How to Ride a Hoverboard for Beginners

You ordered a UL2272-certified beginner hoverboard such as the Swagtron T6 powered by a certified and safe battery a couple of days ago. The self-balancing scooter you bought boasts a ton of rave reviews, and it’s just arrived looking all new and nice and futuristic. Now, you’re here. And all you want to do is … Read more

How to Stop On Rollerskates for Beginners

In an earlier post, I covered in some detail how to stop on rollerblades for beginners. And in how to stop on rollerskates for beginners, I’ll show you at least 5 beginner-friendly ways to slow down and finally stop on your rollerskates. Stay with me awhile, and you’ll soon know what to do when you’re … Read more

How to Rollerskate for Beginners

You’ve just received a fine pair of quad skates and are now wondering what to do with them. Luckily, you landed on this post. And this post will focus on how to rollerskate for beginners. Here’s how to ride rollerblades in case you’d like to learn. Lots of beginner quad skaters tend to rollerskate the … Read more

How to Stop on Rollerblades for Beginners

When it comes to learning how to rollerblade, taking off and stopping are two super important parts of the process. Beginner rollerblades typically come with a braking system, and the brake is always on the right skate. Now, having some stopping mechanism is one thing, but putting it to work smoothly and safely is quite … Read more

How to Rollerblade for Beginners

In this post, I’ll show you how to rollerblade for beginners — no intermediate or pro-level stuff at all. You’ll learn how to wear your rollerblading gear and how to lace up your beginner inline skates. You’ll also learn how to get up and adopt the right stance, how to fall safely, how to roll … Read more

How to Ice Skate for Beginners

A pair of white skates

So you want to learn how to ice skate. You’re a complete beginner. Or maybe you used to skate, but you’ve not practiced for ages. Fortunately, you bumped into this post on how to ice skate for beginners. Lucky you! Here, you’ll learn the fundamentals or basics of ice skating and more. Of course, you … Read more