A popular past time for kids and adults alike all across America is boarding – skateboarding, that is. The fun sport has been around since sometime in the 1950s and never really fell out of fashion, and for good reason too! It’s a fun way to get bother your exercise and boredom out for the day.
Here are ten cheap boards that you could purchase your child (or yourself) as things start to warm up this year. That way they can have not only a new hobby but a new way to work off all the snacks they might eat while playing games that don’t keep you quite as active.
10. The Boss Bored
The boss bored is an awesome vintage take on the 22” inch skateboard, making it perfect for kids. It’s ideal for exercise as it’s great fun and easily portable! It’s easy to pick up too; its smaller size makes it truly ideal for any skill level. It really is the ultimate compact bored, you don’t even have to put it together! It’s ready to go right out of the box!
9. Penny Fade
The penny fade is a 22” compact bored that’s decked out with a 3.125” inch trunks by the penny and 59mm wheels. The design itself it a throwback to a popular design from the 1970‘s making a favorite with the young and old crowd alike. The small compact design make this board the perfect size for on the go – stash it right in your bag or locker!
The EIGHTBIT is a retro-style 22” inch. It’s decked out in a waffle style grip to help you stay on and glow in the dark plastic for that extra bit of flair every boarder needs. Its design is bother vibrant and fun to look at. The high level of the contract between the deck and the wheels are sure to turn heads when you cruise the past in tiny style.
The Krown Rookie is a 31” inch Canadian maple board – It’s held up by aluminum trunks and Crown brand wheels. The board itself is covered with strips of black grip tape to help the rider stay on. The Design is sleek, and a bit more on the modern grunge side of the spectrum. The board is sure to be a hit with the male skateboard enthusiast.
6. High Bounce
The high bounce is a pre-assembled plastic cruiser that requires no work on your park – just unpackaged and play! Its classic design is perfect for all manners of play such a simple cruising or stunt practice! No matter where you take this board it’ll get you there, and in style at that! The deck is super lightweight, making it way to carry or store when you can’t cruise your way through a situation. Its fun colors really make it an eye catcher.
5. KPC Pro
The KPC Pro is a Canadian maple with crown wheels and havoc trunks. The deck has strips of black grip tape and the board itself is 31” inches. The sleek monochrome design is really eye catching and sure to be a conversation starter – along with a fun starter! It’s lightweight and fun to use, making it hit our list at board number five.
4. EIGHTBIT Longboard
This Eightbit desk is a drop down, which means it rides lower to the ground, allowing your center of gravity to be close to the ground. This creates a ride with more control and stability; this board is great for any manner of play, such a computing carving, or just plain cruising. Its colorful design is both breathtaking a captivating making it the object of admiration and envy.
3. Penny Graphic
Much like the penny fade, the penny graphic is a 22” compact bored that’s decked out with a 3.125” inch trunks by the penny, and 59mm wheels. The design itself, like the fade, it a throwback to a popular design from the 1970‘s. The only real difference between the two is this bored is a more vibrant and colorful option for that little rainbow lover inside us all.
This plastic cruise goes by the name Rumble and comes fully assembled and ready to go right out of the packaging. Its classic design makes it an eye-catching choice when picking a board, and the green on black is certainly always a fan favorite. Adult and children alike will love this great model of the deck. It’s perfect for masters and beginners so absolutely everyone can’t take it for a spin.
1. Quest Super Cruiser
The Quest Super Cruiser is an artisan bamboo longboard that measures in at 4” inches long. Its multiple designs contain not only the bamboo but also maple making it a beautiful and durable deck. The board its self is decorated with abstract graphics aluminum trunks and hardy wheels to bring the whole look together. Riding on one of these is truly riding in style.
These are only a few of the thousands of great boards out there. You can find them even cheaper or prettier (for a prettier penny that is) is your willing to take the time to look. (but you might just want to stick to one of these for now) So go ahead, purchase you, child, a gift that’ll keep on giving this 2016!