Meet Annie!

June 19, 2019

Meet Annie, a beginner skateboarder riding a SkateXS board from Massachusetts!

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SkateXS Celebrates 2nd Annual Skateboard Team Giving Campaign

February 05, 2015

Over $1,000 contributed on behalf of the SkateXS youth skateboarding team members.

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What Makes a Good Skateboard?

November 10, 2014

What makes a good skateboard? We get this question from a ton of parents! Can you tell the difference between a good one and a lousy one? 

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You must be this big to ride a skateboard!

June 24, 2014 1 Comment

Child on skateboard ramp - you must be this big to enjoy this ride

We tackle the burning questions! How old should you be to start skateboarding? Can you start too young? What is the right age to start skateboarding?

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Skateboard Maintenance for Beginners

October 05, 2013 2 Comments

Just got a new Skateboard? We've got you covered with the basics of care, adjustments and maintenance with this simple guide. 

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Tips for Kids: How to Fall Safely on a Skateboard

December 26, 2012

kid falling safely skateboardingIn this kids skateboard article we address one of a parent's top concerns: kids falling while skateboarding. There are both right ways and wrong ways to fall. We’ll talk about the options, discuss our recommendations and share some practice ideas. Highly recommended for parents of new skaters!  

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