Grip tape allows the rider to maintain a firm footing on the board. Only when you are dancing on your longboard, you could skip grip tape. Grip tape is available in sheets and rolls in many colors and patterns, black and transparent. If you use your board a lot, then make sure to re-apply grip tape frequently, so you continue to have great grip. Get the best skateboard grip tape as well as awesome grip tape for your skateboard longboard.
What is grip tape?
Grip tape is the sand papery-like layer that's applied to the top of a longboard skateboard deck so that your shoes can grip the board. Most times it's black, however, skaters often cut patterns into their grip tape before applying it, to make their boards unique, with current colorful available grip tape sheets some of the boards are really becoming an artwork on its own.