Don’t skimp on your safety - shop the protective gear
The Consumer Protection Safety Council (CPSC) estimates that one-third of all action sport injuries occur within the first week of trying the sport. Just because you aren’t doing any complicated tricks (yet) doesn’t mean that you don’t need protective gear. Falling hurts. A sports injury can keep you away from the sport you love. Why risk missing out on sessions with your friends when you can prevent a lot of pain with some protective gear?