A good beginner skateboard is important if you want a good and safe first experience. But it can be hard to understand how to choose the right skateboard as a beginner. Here is an article that gives you an easy overview of all the parts, and shows you how to choose the perfect skateboard for […]
Need shoes for skateboarding? Good shoes are essential for skateboarders, as they rely on both grip, flexibility, safety, and durability. Here are the best skate shoes from the top skate shoe brands in 2018.
Skateboarding is a great way to have fun and an amazing form of exercise. Not to mention the perfect way to get around. But how risky is it? Check out our article on how to keep skateboarding risk down on the HVS Boardsport blog!
A healthy diet is key if you want to perform better and longer. This means more tricks and good times, and while you may think it’s overrated, it is crucial for both the mind soul and body.
Indoor skateparks are the best alternative to skating in the streets. You are safe from nasty weather, and you have the possibility to skate both vert, and all types of street skating.
Big Wave surfing is really something else. Normal surfers don’t like heavy conditions, but Big Wave Surfers hunt waves the size of mountains, and risk everything for the ultimate ride.
I know the perfect surfboard probably doesn’t exist. The best surfboard in the world is what you think is the best surfboard in the world. But there are millions of surfboards out there, in all shapes and sizes. What should you choose? Nowadays all major surf brands sell boards, and many local shops have shaping […]
Granted many of our readers know how to surf. But I for one wish that somebody gave me a rundown of all the small tips and tricks. Looking back on my own mistakes, I realise a lot of them could have been avoided, if only I took the time to digest some of the basic […]
So you have your prized beauty, you are able to complete and show off many unbelievable tricks on it as well, but have you ever considered that your skateboard might need some tender loving care as well?
What comes to your mind when you hear the word skateboarding, if you are an enthusiast or even a mere novice then everything from a 360˚ flip to many of the skateboarding greats such as Tony Hawks or Danny Way? The farthest thing from your mind, however, was keeping yourself safe especially when you are […]
This sounds like a dream day, just you or you and a couple of friends if you’re feeling social and of course, your surfboards. No work, no worries, nothing except you and the sea, however, we all are aware of the old adage, ‘fail to plan and you will plan to fail’. Unfortunately not even […]
The iconic image of surfers tend to involve something of an endless tan, hair that is blonder than ever from constantly being kissed by the sun and just a general air of excitement that comes from living life on the edge. What is most certainly left out of the picture is sunburns, peeling skin, a […]
If you continually find sand in the corners of your home or on the welcome mat, if you have found your car being a ferry for boards or spending way too much time at the beach, chances are you’re dating a surfer. So now you find yourself in a brand new territory or perhaps you’ve […]
While yoga might not be the first thing in your mind when it comes to improving your performance as a surfer, snowboarder or sports enthusiast in general, the evidence is in that yoga might be the most essential piece of your arsenal to date. Aside from having the correct board, yoga has been recognized by […]
Granted, there probably is no such thing as “the worlds best skater”, and there are probably as many opinions as there are skaters. Whenever the subject is discussed people often get flared up, but the fact is the best skater in the world are probably the one that is having the most fun. But still, […]