Games to Teach Beginning Skateboarding Skills

This document provides a series of activities to ensure  age-appropriate, animated lessons for beginning skateboarders. Activities include "get to know you games" and games to teach fundamental skills: 

  • familiarization with equipment
  • stance and balance
  • wheeling
  • pushing
  • balancing & turning
  • jumping & preparing for ollies
  • endurance & running
  • changing directions at various speeds.
Publication Date: 
National Skateboard Certification Program