I Made and Painted a Longboard Deck!
I only have sidewalks
Ran out of excuses at 32 as to why I shouldn't try something I've wanted to do for years
Am prepared to potentially be mocked here but my mum knocked me up something to stop the griptape rubbing on clothing when carrying on my back (shes a crafter who loves to get involved). Actually fits bloody perfectly with no shifting around at all and rolls up to fit in hoodie pocket.
Carved to carve. I started building hand-carved and painted cruisers this summer and I can't stop.
Cruising into being a college grad in less than a week.
I made this drawing cause why not. It’s made of charcoal and graphite. I’m only 14 so don’t judge 😄
Ready for tonight with some fresh paint
We all skated 75 miles + together
vans on the wall
Out freeriding my hill and a little dude ran out to give me a picture he drew
Always a fun day when the boys get together
In Atlanta, skateboarders participate in “Skate for Justice!” along Northside parkway
I made a 10mm aircraft grade Aluminium longboard at work today and I'm very happy with the outcome :)
All my hand-carved and painted boards in one last group photo before going into storage for the winter.
So.. Quarantine has been productive. All my hand-carved and painted boards so far.
Longboarding out of Heaven.
Made this meme a while ago. Might upload the video if y'all want to see it.
Right before it started pouring
I only started two months ago but long boarding has been one of the things getting me through quarantine
My girlfriend has veritgo due to 2 brain tumors. She tried longboarding but it was just a bit too hard for her. A couple of friends of mine built this custom handle for her and now we can cruise together.
Zombies during the golden hour
I had an idea..
Every time I go down a slight incline [OC]
To all those thinking you may be too old to start to skate... Just got my squat checks locked at 39. #teamtired
Surfing on tarmac
Nice save bro!
When you hit good pavement
Gonna need another rack soon...
Downhill is just tricking me into sightseeing and hiking
I’m a 33 y/o disabled veteran, but wanted to figure out some sort of way to be active. I was able to ride my new board for ten minutes this week after over a decade of not touching one. It felt great and I’m in pain, but going to go again next week!
How I got to class when my knee was messed up and I had to wear a straight brace.
Made a “longestboard” today
New board finally came in today
Campus cops caught me taking photos right before my sesh. Thought I get the boot but one of them asked to try my board 😂
some longboards i recently woodburned
A friend of mine makes these custom longboards as a hobby but he doesn’t have a proper internet presence so I thought to share his work on his behalf with you folks
I made an infographic about longboarding for class
Update! Found this board in the garbage. To those interested I Finally finished painting it!! Watchu think?!
Finished my first Dremel project. A Lord Of The Rings theme on a longboard maple deck.
THIS ONE'S FOR YOU, HANS (og title: basically every comment on youtube by /u/HansWouters)
its dangerous to go alone, take this
80% of students at my University own a longboard or a scooter. This pic was taken during chapel, students must leave their boards or scooters outside before entering the building
My very first board, very excited to try out longboarding!
Painted my Landyacht
Short Wheels guide
Best eight bucks I ever spent
Slovenia is full of pumptracks! Found 7 so far.
My wife just finished painting this beauty for me while I've been injured. Any Star Trek fans out there?
Just need shark wheels, then my build is basically perfect
I tried on-board photography, here's the result
Had some nice weather this weekend so I finally took my girlfriend on her first time. She did surprisingly well and already wants to learn tricks.
just got my first longboard!!!!!
Made my own griptape design using a laser cutter
Her grace, style and dexterity are amazi...
90's Solo Cup Bhangra
R8 my setup
You guys seemed to like my previous board. So I decided to take up the hobby. Here's a roman themed board.
I turned 30 during the pandemic. This'll turn things around! First longboard, Zenit AB 2.0
Found my old Home Depot set up I used to ride to class.
Kenyan crew out in full force for a fun skate weekend!
Six shot sequence squatter shot smoothly
Haters will say it is photoshop
My sik as heck girlfriend and my fast as heck pug
Check out my micro cruiser
41 going on 14....
Just bought the board on the left, it's an amazing upgrade from the old one
Finally got all my gear! Let’s dance 💃🏼
Happy go skate day from my family to yours
Recent photo shoot revealed my long boi is actually WIDE
This is why you always scout your run
Hey longboarders! I was up on Lookout Mountain in Golden, Colorado this morning and managed to snap a few photos as this gent flew by. I’d like to be able to send them to him if possible, so hopefully I can find him here!
About to ride some concrete waves
Big fan of downhill, big fan of synthwave
We did some annual cleaning at Landyachtz. There was a pile of damaged hollowtech Stratus' lying around, so we decided to use them to decorate a bit
Big throwback to a sesh me and the boys had 5 years ago
Graduating uni, I felt getting this picture was just necessary. Thought you guys might appreciate it.
My girlfriend just picked up dancing and made a custom grip design (unfinished)
Found on FB market place, brand new never been ridden $80. Lady said she bought it to get into the sport but never got around to it. It's pretty fun so far.
Took Gus on my ride this morning!
So my cruiser broke and I turned it into a lamp
Wish I had that in high school
They just don't get it
Spent 2 hours rolling down and back up a small hill on a plank of wood today. Wild.
Ready to rip
My grandparents and I made a longboard wall lamp.
Wish me luck with ending this
Any Gorillaz fans??
Cruisin’ by the mountains ⛰
You request bails: you get bails. Havent skated for a while, but I remember how this hurt.
Just saw this weird setup
Fresh pavement, no traffic. Couldn't ask for anything else.
First day of downhill: success!
Summer fun ☀️
Someone told me to post my new board here. Handpainted by myself.
Achievement Unlocked: His & Hers
Picked up a new hobby just shy of my 30th. Having a blast so far! Looking forward to getting better and more confident! | Board: Pantheon Trip
Everyone, meet my new board, Penny Lou (Landyachtz Schooner Swell)
Got my dropcat 38 today. Now with more cat.
I just used a gold paint pen to paint my helmet, what do you guys think?
Ireland, Dingle peninsula. About to enjoy one of the coolest downhills I've ever ridden
Absolutely in in love with my first board
Gave my friend a blank Maestro as a gift, he gave it back to me with his own tape art. I'm stunned.
Hung the new coat rack at the house today, hope my family likes it(and you redditors)
For the gramm
My new (to me) dream deck at the dream spot
I’ll see you in another life, man.
Shout-out to Landyahctz for sending me a new pair of fatties, because of the defect.
Building a 52nd birthday present to myself
One of the only places near me where the roads aren't shit
f r e e s t y l e
One of my favorite pics my friend got of me
My ride today in Henderson NV
My sister painted my board, I think she did an awesome job. Just wanted to show it off
I thought it was sand... It was mud...
I ordered my first longboard yesterday, a Drop Cat. I guess they messed up shipping and sent me two lmao
Tomorrow I get my drains out after cancer surgery 2 weeks ago... this is me and my necklace scar (bilateral neck dissection) and my board and my grin 'cuz I'm almost-cancer-free and I love my Wanderlust and I'll be able to ride a few feet tomorrow!!!
Thought I’d share a couple more skate rings I finished up today using dyed maple skateboard veneer. The blue one is combined with white polycarbonate.
My brother made me a longboard and my buddy painted it. 50 Samurai Jack. I love it! What do you guys think?
How I store my board at work
Obsessed. Maniacal. Happy!
Lost my board to an unfortunate event in the marina I live in. 2 week later I found it across the marina in the clearer water! It came back to me!
Since everyone’s been posting their custom boards, thought I’d share a few of mine that I’ve painted!
lil kitten thought my board was a comfy spot to sit
I'd give it a go
Fresh pair of Hoots, now I just need to order better weather...
Pupper admiring my first ever longboard
My friend just got a new board. What do y’all think?
This is gonna be fun
Nothing fancy, but it’s all I could afford
My hand-painted, refurbished 2012 Landyachtz Switch
Picked up my first longboard today!
We love you Pantheon
It smells of fresh wood
I guess i can legally post a meme here now?
Hitting the streets next week...I have spoken.
Haven't made a post in years so heres my downhill board
Kid in my neighborhood saw me skating and wanted to learn. It turned into a street sesh of kids on my boards
Mermaid leggings give you +5 speed.
My collection, the three that are stood up were given to me by my dad when he gave up the hobby, the two on the floor are mine.