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Skimboarding – Catching The Next Big Wave

By Steven Harris | Tuesday, January 3rd, 2012

Natives to California were looking for a way to find their way down the beach as fast and efficiently as practical and this is the way in which the skimboard came about. In the past,...  (More...)

Here Is How Skimboarding Isn’t Like Surfing

By Steven Harris | Wednesday, December 28th, 2011

California is where skim boards seem to make their rounds. They originated at Laguna Beach, and have worked their way across the country. Many lifeguards used this strategy in order to quicken their way down the beach so they could get to other areas of the beach as swiftly as possible. The skim board gained acclaim from there and eventually became known in every surf look around the country.

An Overview of Skimboarding History

By Timothy Johnston | Wednesday, November 30th, 2011

In the beginning

Earliest Skimboards and Various Construction Methods

By Timothy Johnston | Tuesday, November 22nd, 2011

Earliest skimboards

Have A New Experience With A Skimboard

By David Adams | Friday, November 5th, 2010

The experience of moving over water or sand at a high speed, with the wind blowing in one's face is a thrill that is hard to beat. Using a skimboard, this is an enjoyable experience that's available to anyone. This kind of board is can be used by anyone, regardless of size.

Using A Skimboard To Entertain Your Kids For Hours

By David Adams | Thursday, October 28th, 2010

There was around thirty years ago a neat invention that came out called the skimboard, this was seen as a new way for people to have fun in the water and allow them the chance to show off in front of their friends. The early versions did have some issues though.

Skimboarding – The Skimboard And Dangers

By David Adams | Sunday, October 24th, 2010

Skateboarding and surfing share some things in common, while differing on key points. Skateboarding focuses on the urban activity, using man-made items such as benches and railings, to allow skateboarder to perform jumps and tricks....  (More...)

Skimboard – Flatland Skimming And Wave Riding

By Daniel Harris | Monday, October 18th, 2010

Skateboarding has become a popular pastime in thousands of urban locations around the world with skate-parks being developed and skateboarders using the most unlikely of street items to perform their tricks on. But it's not...  (More...)

Using A Skimboard In Sport

By Daniel Harris | Monday, October 4th, 2010

Over the course of several generations, the idea of entertainment has changed. The world has become more and more creative in the various ways that people have found to entertain themselves, and this is evident in a number of different activities that have surfaced over the past few decades. One good example of this creativity would be the use of a skimboard.

A Brief Look At Skimboarding

By James Walker | Thursday, September 30th, 2010

Skimboarding is a fabulous new sport that mixes the thrill and balance of surfing with the speed of gliding. It uses a board that is specially designed to glide across the surface of water. Skimboarders run on the beach and drop the board onto the thin wash of the water left by waves and glide as far as the water takes them.

Some People Like To Use Their Skimboard For Tricks.

By James Walker | Tuesday, September 28th, 2010

It is no large secret that every since the sport of skim-boarding has been introduced along the west coast shores, that it has quickly spread to the entire planet. For this reason, it is very important to consider that many boarders like to use their skimboards for tricks. We will not only discuss what type of board to consider but also take a quick look at two very common tricks.

Tips On Choosing A Skimboard

By David Adams | Thursday, September 23rd, 2010

If you are looking to purchase a skimboard then there will be plenty of things you will have to consider before you go out looking for one. As such, consider some of these basic tips on how to choose a suitable skimboard.

Some Top Tips On Using Skimboards

By David Adams | Monday, September 13th, 2010

Skimboarding is an extremely fun and enjoyable hobby that brings a great many hours of pleasure to people's lives. This pleasure can certainly be heightened if you adopt the right sort of technique, so consider these tips on how to use a skimboards properly.

Get A Skimboard And Have Loads Of Fun At The Beach

By David Adams | Wednesday, September 8th, 2010

Skimboarding goes as far back as the 1920s when American lifeguards devised a way of having fun. They found pieces of wood and carved them into boards which they rode across the shallow waters of the shoreline. This sport has made a big come-back and is now enjoyed all over the world. A skimboard can be made of plastic, wood, or fiberglass.

A Few Tips On Using A Skimboard

By Paul White | Monday, September 6th, 2010

There are many different popular watersports that we all love to get involved in. Things like surfing and body boarding popular all over the world, and while skimboarding doesn't get quite as much attention, it can still provide just as much enjoyment. If you are looking to get involved with skimboarding you will need to learn how to skimboard properly, and as such here are some tips you should consider when getting started.

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