How to Connect the Tony Hawk Ride Skateboard to Wii

by KR Knowlin ; Updated September 22, 2017

The "Tony Hawk Ride" skateboard controller takes the interactive gaming nature of the Nintendo Wii to another level. Use the board to play the game and mimic your favorite tricks and riding styles of real skateboarders. The board features a gritty surface just like grip tape on a real skateboard. Smart sensors on the board allow you to push for speed and execute grabs. Sync the "Tony Hawk Ride" skateboard to your Wii to start enjoying it today.

Plug the "Tony Hawk Ride" skateboard wireless receiver into a USB port on the Wii.

Press the button on the wireless receiver. The indicator light flashes.

Press and hold the "Power" button on the skateboard controller.

Release the controller's "Power" button when the indicator remains lit.

About the Author

KR Knowlin has worked extensively in the theatre in numerous capacities. Past credits include: "Stop Kiss" (Director, Center Stage Productions), "Phaedra's Love"(Director, Chapel Theatre), "Quills" (Sound Engineer, Spoleto Festival USA: Piccolo Spoleto '09), "Mind's I" (Sound Designer, Spoleto Festival USA: Piccolo Spoleto '09), "Paternal Eternal" (Playwright, Spoleto Festival USA: Piccolo Spoleto '08) to name a few.

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