How to setup your skateboard. Whether you have been skating for 20 years or 1 day, we all eventually have to set up our own skateboard. It isn’t rocket science, but there are some little tips and secrets that could make your set up experience a lot easier. Enjoy CCS’s step by step guide on how to set up your skateboard!
How To Grip A Skateboard In Under 5 Minutes. One of the most important things to pay attention to when setting up a skateboard is making sure you grip the board properly. Follow along as Dale Decker takes us through the easy tricks and tips to make sure you have a clean grip job the first time.
In Screaming Vlog 19 we meet up with Thomas Fernández aka Live Rad! Thomas is an amazing artist and has brought a ton of Santa Cruz graphics to life throughout the last few years with his incredible work. Thomas was kind enough to invite us to his place in Los Angeles for a glimpse at how all of the magic gets made. You definitely won’t want to miss this one!
A man ever on the hunt for new challenges and terrains, German ripper Vladik Scholz linked up with master skatepark craftsman Andreas Schutzenberger to roll out a pioneering indoor skatepark project: a hydraulic tilting skatepark labyrinth known as The Maze. Based on the ubiquitous childhood marble game of yore, Schutzi’s 40-ton, 21 sq m skatepark creation is suspended 3m into the air on a series of hydraulic jacks which make the floor slope in any chosen direction – even as you skate it!
Press play to go behind the scenes with Vladik & Andreas to find out how they made this amazing one-of-a-kind skatepark.
How To Frontside 5050 In Under 4 Minutes. The first ledge trick most skaters learn is a frontside 5050, but there is a lot of things you might not know to make your grinds more consistent. Follow along as Dale Decker gives us some important tips to make sure you learn the correct way the first time. Your skateboarding will thank you!
How To 360 Kickflip In Under 4 Minutes. The 360 flip is a trick that every skateboarder wants to learn, but there are tons of of small things that can help make the process smoother and give you a more solid 360 flip long term. Follow along as Dale Decker gives us a step by step guide to make sure you are on a path to success.
Does Shorter Wheelbase Make Skateboarding Easier? CCS met up with John Gardner and Creature Skateboards to test out their new Creature Stumps boards. They have a shorter wheelbase to make skating tighter transitions and flip tricks easier. Did it work? Watch John skate around Long Beach to find out!
How To Kickflip In 5 Minutes. The kickflip is one of the first tricks any skateboarder tries to learn. It also is one of those tricks no matter how long you have been skating it is still one of the hardest to perfect. This is why it is so important to learn the RIGHT way, luckily we have Dale Decker here to teach us all the important steps to learning a solid kickflip.
Does Size And Hardness Really Matter For Skate Wheels? Tune in as our host Dale Decker helps explain which hard wheels are best for what types of skateboarding.
Happy Halloween everyone! Get some behind the scenes knowledge with the best. Learn to trim your insoles with Tommy Scissorhands
The thing that makes the wheel go round, Bearings. Are they all the same? Does it matter which ones you put in your wheel? Tune in as Dale lets us in on a few things everyone should know when picking out skateboard bearings. Buy Wheels HERE.
What you should know when purchasing bushings for your skateboard. Bushings can dictate whether your skateboard rides the way you want, or makes you go crazy. Tune in as Dale gives us some helpful tips on picking out the right bearings for you. Buy Bushings HERE.