Since the evolution of skateboards, racing is a crucial part of skateboarding culture. Downhill racing is a famous longboard racing and is also considered as the most difficult racing associated with the longboard. The difficulty level in this type of racing is too high that one mistake can cause a huge loss to the rider.
Helmets or gloves are the basic security gears that are worn by every rider before taking part in a race. If you are taking part in downhill racing, then you must have best longboard downhill and safety gears. Let’s have a look at some of safety gears which will keep you safe in case of any accident.
Full Face Helmet
Wear High Quality Gloves
Wear Reinforced Cycling Shorts
The plastic stuff used in these shorts will keep your hips and side legs safe and make sure your skin is not ripped off no matter at how much speed you have fell from the board. Top sports manufacturing companies design these shorts, so get a pair of these shorts before taking part in downhill racing.
Knee Pads and Shin Guards are Important
These are some of the additional security gears which must be worn before taking part in downhill racing. These safety gears will definitely affect your performance but without these safety gears you might hurt yourself so bad that you can’t take part in any race in future. Apart from these safety gears you must have the best longboard downhill as it is specially designed for downhill racing.