Skateboarding Science – Part 4

The fourth and concluding part of our blog to discover the science behind skateboarding stays with the construction of the skateboard. There are three elements that make up a good and proper board, and now we look at the evolution of skateboard wheels. Skateboarding was originally developed back in the 1930s in America, and since …

Skateboarding Science – Part 3

We continue our blog in the science of skateboarding to learn about the design and construction of the board and how this helps with performing tricks etc. As we have said before in this blog, a skateboard is comprised of three elements: the deck, the wheels, and the piece of equipment that attaches the wheels …