Longboarding Terms Dictionary

official longboarding dictionary

Does it ever feel like some longboarders are speaking another language? Have you ever heard a longboarding term and had no clue what it meant? We put together a helpful guide that defines some words and phrases you may hear within the community. Our longboarding terms dictionary is always evolving, so be sure to let us know in the comment section if we missed anything and we may consider adding it.

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There are currently 4 names in this directory beginning with the letter D.
Dawn patrol
1. Doing a downhill session at first light, usually to avoid traffic.

1. Staying close behind the rider in front of you so that he breaks the wind for you.

Draft train
1. Three or more riders drafting.

1. A measurement of the hardness of a material. In the context of skating, it refers to how hard the urethane is.

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