Nice rant bro, I like the way you took the things people say as a way of starting a conversation, then read into it like it was literal. Aside from the tips mentioned above, there are a few other things to keep in mind, such as: So we’ve covered some of the facts about skateboarding safety. Support this site and follow me on Instagram or subscribe to my Youtube Channel, I'm an aged skateboarder, but I still shred responsibly. What have you contributed to this world by making that statement? To stay safe, you need to learn some basic techniques, wear the right gear and stay mindful. Property owners do not always view skaters in the best light, often because they don’t understand skating, or what skaters do, or may have had a bad experience with skaters in the past. Why would skaters get in trouble for skateboarding. Skateboarding is not a good sport for children under ten years of age. These moves often make it worthwhile. Can’t you tell? We love it because it’s an amazing sport and a great lifestyle. To avoid getting in trouble with law enforcement, security and property owners, it is important to not skate where forbidden. If you happen to get confronted by enforcement, or property owners, don’t cause a scene; be respectful and leave the property. Skateboarding is amazing fun. First of all are you kidding me? HAVE FUN with skateboarding - just go ride, feel free. Does acting “responsibly” personally gratify you? skate, snowboarding, surfing, tips and tricks, wakeboarding,