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How do you drive a skateboard for beginners?

Skateboarding can be an exciting sport, a healthy hobby, and an environment-friendly means of transportation at the same time. You don’t need to spend too much money on equipment or a special skating space.

But by no means it is easy to pick up.

But how do you ride a skateboard as a beginner? Many people don’t have the confidence to buy a skateboard and start to dig into it because they don’t even know basic movements. We are here to help with detailed guides from preparation to real moving skills.

Preparation

The MINORITY 32inch Maple Skateboard

Setting up your skateboard

A typical skateboard will have a deck, wheels, trucks, and the bearings. Each of them is equally important to the flex and quality of your performance. Besides your preference, you also need to put your thoughts into their quality and whether they can help you ride your skateboard.

As a beginner, you should become familiar with these components and understand how they work, and the best way is to set up the skateboard.

It does not mean that you must do it yourself!

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