A Middle-Aged Person’s Guide To Returning To Skateboarding
So You’ve Decided To Skate Again. Maybe they built a skatepark near your home. Maybe your kid is getting into skateboarding and you want to get in on the fun. Maybe you just want a plausible excuse to wear baggy pants and a backwards hat again. Whatever your reason for wanting to get back on a skateboard (or on it for the first time as an adult), let us be the first to tell you “Welcome back!
First off, let’s get one thing clear. You are never too old to ride a skateboard. You may not look as cool as you used to and the chances of having a pro career are slim to none, but there are no age limits to skating. What’s more, it really doesn’t matter what condition you are in. Whether you are hefty or skinny or even frail, as long as you take your time and skate within your abilities, you can enjoy skating.