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Terrain types to skate

There are abundant things of skateboarding attracting skaters, including tricks. In skateboarding, tricks include teeming types. Mainly, the tricks are created by the skaters with years of experience. And one thing affecting the tricks is terrain.

The four typical terrain skaters tend to play are flat ground, ledges, gaps, and transition. Among them, flat ground is the terrain with the most choice. Go check SkateAdvisors for more posts about the topic.

The beginners and the professionals have a tendency of choosing the terrain because the ground is appropriate for performing fundamental tricks as well as for getting used to skateboarding. If you have never tried to perform tricks, you should start with flat ground. You can do boundless tricks on this terrain which are kickflip and ollie.

The next terrain is transition. In transition terrain, the most popular terrain is transition. It has two planes on every side, and has a flat surface in the middle. One surprising thing is that transition was created by Tony Hawk.

The following terrain is advised not to select if you are the beginner skaters due to its danger, actual handrails. The most common places having this terrain are skateboards or the streets having handrails. The terrain is the creation of Leonardo Romeo.

Gap is the nearly final type of terrain. Gap requires skaters to jump to the bottom while their skateboard and body are in the air. The bottom stair is commonly a big ground of grass. This terrain was created by a pro skater, Gershon Mosely.

The last terrain is ledge. Ledge invented by Rodney Mullen is also a terrain which is popular with skaters. However, grind is not welcomed by citizens in many towns as skaters have to grind the metal part to the terrain when skating.

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