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Skateboarding Pin (Cub Scout Pack (BSA))

Earn the Skateboarding belt loop, and complete five of the following requirements:

  • 1 Figure out your skateboard stance—whether you are regular or goofy footed.
  • 2 Demonstrate proper stance, feet positions, knee bending, pushing off, turning, and stopping on flat ground.
  • 3 Using pictures, explain to your den or family the difference between street, skate park, and vertical skateboarding.
  • 4 List five ways skateboarders should be considerate and respectful of other people and their property when they are skateboarding.
  • 5 View a skateboarding video.
  • 6 Attend a pro skateboarder demonstration.
  • 7 Show that you know how to lubricate the bearings and keep your skateboard clean.
  • 8 Apply grip tape to your skateboard.
  • 9 Skateboard at a skate park for 30 minutes.
  • 10 Demonstrate three of the following maneuvers: ollie, nollie, frontside, grab, kickturn, carving.
  • 11 Describe how to determine a safe area to skateboard.