Famous people who skate are common because the skateboard community is so creative. Read about some skateboarding celebrities who say the sport improves creativity and style.
Parents seeking pandemic-safe activities for kids are finding action sports – skateboarding boomed during the pandemic, as interest in team sports requiring close contact declined.
Wave pools have led to greater inclusion in surfing. Learn how diversity in the lineup is reshaping the surfing industry like never before!
Wave pool surf lessons are a great way to learn to surf. Read about some of the exciting new wave pools being built, and how they're helping to make surfing more accessible.
Kids are skateboarding at younger ages than ever before, and some are going pro! Skating teaches kids to beware of surroundings and helps them to develop strength and resolve.
Skaters who started as kids now have kids of their own, making skateboarding a family-friendly sport for all ages. Old skaters say it keeps them feeling young.
The diverse global skating community fosters resilience and acceptance – skateboarding has been shown to improve mental health and even cure depression!
Skateboarding can be practiced while maintaining social distance so it is a safe outdoor activity during covid – and skating has seen a boom in interest during the pandemic.