With that, you must add 20-30 dollars up extra for the protective gear. Just compare with the price of a roller skate or scooter. Surely, you are going to be really happy about buying one for you! While you skate at a park or street, many of your neighbors or anonymous may join you. Say hello to them and make new friends. Overall, the skaters can develop new relations: A chance of being more social and friendly in the community. There are several health benefits related to the skateboarding.