Essential Equipment for Skateboarding and Scootering Camp at Evolve Camps

Essential Equipment for Skateboarding and Scootering Camp at Evolve Camps

June 7, 2024

Essential Equipment for Skateboarding and Scootering Camp at Evolve Camps

Planning to attend a skateboarding or scootering camp at Evolve Camps? Great choice! Our camps are designed to provide a fun, safe, and skill-enhancing experience for riders of all levels. To make the most of your time with us, it’s essential to come prepared with the right gear. Here’s a comprehensive list of equipment you’ll need for a successful camp experience.

Skateboarding Gear

1. Skateboard

  • Deck: Choose a deck that suits your size and style. A standard skateboard deck width ranges from 7.5″ to 8.5″ for most street and park skateboarding.
  • Trucks: Ensure your trucks are the right size for your deck. They should be durable and well-maintained.
  • Wheels: Bring wheels that match your preferred riding style—softer wheels for street, harder wheels for park.
  • Bearings: High-quality bearings are essential for smooth rides and tricks.

2. Safety Gear

  • Helmet: A certified skateboarding helmet is non-negotiable for safety.
  • Pads: Knee pads, elbow pads, and wrist guards protect against falls and injuries.
  • Shoes: Skate shoes with a good grip and reinforced areas for durability.

3. Accessories

  • Skate Tool: Useful for adjusting your trucks and wheels on the go.
  • Extra Hardware: Spare nuts, bolts, and bearings in case of emergencies.
  • Grip Tape: Ensure your skateboard’s grip tape is clean and provides enough friction


evolve camps skateboarding camp

evolve camps skateboarding camp



Scootering Gear

1. Scooter

  • Deck: Choose a scooter deck that fits your size and preferred riding style.
  • Bars: Ensure the bars are the right height and width for your comfort and control.
  • Wheels: Quality wheels suitable for the type of terrain you’ll be riding on.
  • Fork: A durable fork that can withstand tricks and rough landings.

2. Safety Gear

  • Helmet: A certified helmet specifically for scootering.
  • Pads: Knee pads, elbow pads, and wrist guards.
  • Shoes: Sturdy, grippy shoes that provide ankle support.

3. Accessories

  • Multi-Tool: Handy for quick adjustments and repairs.
  • Extra Parts: Spare wheels, bearings, and grip tape.
  • Grip Tape: Make sure your scooter deck has a good grip to prevent slipping
cosmic pro scooters

cosmic pro scooters


General Camp Essentials

1. Clothing

  • Comfortable Clothes: Wear breathable, flexible clothing suitable for physical activity.
  • Layers: Bring extra layers for varying weather conditions.

2. Hydration and Nutrition

  • Water Bottle: Stay hydrated throughout the day with a reusable water bottle.
  • Snacks: Healthy snacks to keep your energy levels up.

3. Sun Protection

  • Sunscreen: Protect your skin from sunburn, even on cloudy days.
  • Hat and Sunglasses: Shield your eyes and face from the sun.

Tips for Camp Preparation

  1. Check Your Gear: Before camp starts, inspect all your equipment to ensure it’s in good condition. Tighten any loose screws and replace worn-out parts.
  2. Label Your Items: Mark your belongings with your name to prevent them from getting lost.
  3. Pack Smart: Use a backpack to carry your gear and keep your hands free.


Being well-prepared with the right equipment will enhance your experience at Evolve Camps and ensure you stay safe while having fun. Whether you’re skating or scootering, having quality gear and safety equipment is crucial. We can’t wait to see you at camp, ready to roll and learn some new tricks!

For more information and to register for our camps, visit Evolve Camps. See you on the ramps!

this is a button to trigger the modal
evolve camps

Join our email list for 10% off your first program!

Be among the first to discover our latest programs, news, offers and more!