Here at SkatePro we have a large assortment of skateboards because it is important to find the right skateboard for your needs and abilities. SkatePro offers complete skateboards, or spare parts for your skateboard. In our shop you can find decks, trucks, wheels and grip tape etc.
Before you buy a skateboard, it is important to be aware of what you need from the skateboard. A longboard suits cruising and carving, while a classic skateboard is designed for tricks and ramps.
Skateboarding is from the West Coast of the United States, where surfers missed to do something on the mainland, and therefore got the idea to put wheels on their surfboard. Subsequently skateboard been developed for many different kinds of skateboard, and is now an endless number of forms.
A skateboard is made up by a deck, which is the part you stand on. Under the deck are there mounted side-by-side wheels at the opposite ends of the deck. Above the deck are there mounted grip tape, which is a kind of sandpaper that helps to stand better and easier onto the skateboard.
Which skateboard should I choose?
If you are unsure about which skateboard to choose, read our skateboard buying guide. Here we review the most common things you should be aware of when buying a skateboard, decks, trucks, bearings and wheels.