Long Board

Long Board

A longboard is a long board, the word says it already. It is a long board made out of a piece of wood, which is most of the time maple, bamboo or fiberglass that has wheels under it so you can ride it. It looks like a skateboard but it is usually longer and it has a different shape. Were as skateboards has always a symmetrical shape and two kicktails, a long board has different kinds of shapes and is has also different length. The shapes has all a name. Think about pintail, kicktail, drop thru, fish tail, drop down and many more. It is not always a long board. you have also short board longboards. Even shorter than a skateboard and they still call it a longboard due to its shape.
A Long board comes in graphics or totally blank in natural or one color. When it has wheels and trucks under it and you call it a complete long board. You can choose to get only the deck or you can buy it complete so you can enjoy it right away.

The exhilarating world of longboarding opens up a myriad of riding styles, each offering a unique blend of adventure and functionality. Whether you opt for a long board or engage in longboarding, the essence remains the same - it's all about cruising through life on a sleek, elongated board. The type of longboard you choose is synonymous with your riding aspirations. Some longboards are crafted for freeriding, letting you carve and slide down winding paths, while others are ideal for serene cruising, providing a tranquil glide along flat terrains. For those with a penchant for speed, downhill longboards are your go-to, and if tricks and flips capture your imagination, freestyle longboards are your calling.

Longboards are not just about the ride; they are a statement of lifestyle. They are a fantastic companion for urban explorers, offering a practical yet thrilling means to traverse around town, get your daily dose of exercise, or journey from point A to B on a bustling campus. They also serve as an eco-friendly alternative for your daily commute to work, blending convenience with a dash of excitement.

The aesthetic appeal of a longboard is as enticing as its ride. With a vast canvas laid out, a longboard is a metaphor for personal expression. You can adorn it with a vibrant array of stickers, reflecting your persona. For the artistically inclined, a blank longboard is a canvas waiting for a splash of creativity. Painting or coloring your longboard allows you to embed a piece of your essence on this whimsical ride, making every glide a display of personal artistry. Through each stroke of paint or glide of wheels, a longboard is more than just a ride; it's an extension of your personality, a companion in your daily escapades, and a ticket to an unending adventure.

if you are new to longboarding, it might be helpful to check out the Longboard buyers guide.
Check out a blank long board or look at the Bamboo Longboards.
For all completes see the longboard skateboard completes section.

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