SKATEBOARDING EQUIPMENT

SAFTEY EQUIPMENT

Safety equipment includes:

  • HELMET - A proper fitting helmet should fit above the brow of the skater and the side straps should make triangles around the left and right ear.

  • WRIST GUARDS

  • ELBOW PADS

  • KNEE PADS

  • MOUTH GUARD (optional)

IMPORTANT: Please check you child's equipment when dropping off and picking up to make sure they are going home and leaving with all their equipment.

 

Students unwilling to keep safety equipment on while skateboarding may be removed from camp for being unsafe.

SKATEBOARD

The recommended skateboard for camp is a two tailed skateboard. These skateboards are best for skatepark use. Penny boards and long boards are great for cruising but very challenging to do tricks with. Please visit our online store to view what a two tailed skateboard looks like.

 

PURCHASING & RENTING

Skateboarding equipment can be purchased or rented for camp by emailing theskateside@gmail.com at least 72 hours in advance, and we will bring it to camp for pick up. Visit our store to view our equipment for purchase. Please make sure student has ALL necessary equipment for camp before drop off.