There are many types of skateboard on the market. But which one to choose? Find out what is the best type of Skateboards: longboard, freeboard, wave board and the different ways you can practice with your skateboard.
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The longboard is longer than an ordinary skateboard and has a different, more aerodynamic and wide in parts form, which gives us more stability and comfort than a standard type of skateboards. They are mainly used to slide, with softer wheels that allow moving farther with fewer effort thanks to its bearings. Their movements are similar to surfing, and even less suitable for skateboarding tricks, there is some genius who manages to make magic. View the list of the best longboard brands 2016
The cruiser has a similar shape to longboard, with the difference that can be made of high strength plastic and is of much lower weight and size than the longboard. They are used to slide especially in cities, due to its easy transportation. The best known of this type of skates are skates trademark of the Penny brand.
The freeboard is also used to slide, but its shape resembles more than the standard type of skateboards, but of greater length and with handles for the feet. Its wheels are further apart, providing more stability. They also have an extra two wheels, located in the middle of the shafts that hold the other two wheels, which allows 360-degree turns.
The wave board or wave consists of two independent platforms, usually plastic, joined by a metal bar so that each platform can rotate about a small angle bar and two small wheels in the middle of each platform, which can turn 360 degrees. The mode of use is to put one foot on the front platform and one on the rear platform, and go to step forward to support and back the platform to get around.
The T-board is very similar to wave board as the wheel system is the same. But instead of two platforms, it has a table like the standard skates. It is used to train the snowboard because their movements are very similar.