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84 Innovations Skateboarders Can't Resist

From Tetris Skateboarding to Monster Movie Decks

— October 12, 2009 — Lifestyle
Skateboarders always have an eye for new ways to to innovate and improve within their sport. As seen by the popularity of all things skater, this mindset has crossed over into other areas such as fashion, marketing and pop culture.

From neon Tetris skateboarding to monster movie decks, this cluster highlights the 85 innovations that skateboarders will not be able to resist. Or as my grandpa would put it, “Damn kids and their hip-hop!”
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Popularity
Activity
Freshness
83
Skateboarding Fruit
Skateboarding Fruit
Bud Light Lime Adverts
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82
Massive Skateboard Celebrations
Massive Skateboard Celebrations
Go Skateboarding Day Encourages Border Bonding
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81
Extreme Fashion Marketing
Extreme Fashion Marketing
Claremont by Adam Kimmel Via High-Speed Skateboard
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80
Liberating Skate Decks
Liberating Skate Decks
'We R Free' Skateboards Come Equipped With Arcadian Graphics
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79
Masterful Musician Decks
Masterful Musician Decks
Miles Davis Quintet Skateboards Pay Tribute to ‘Kind of Blue'
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78
Cassette Tape Couture
Cassette Tape Couture
Pierre Andre Senizergues Fall 2009 Collection is Skateboarder Green
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77
Resentful Skateboards
Resentful Skateboards
Mighty Healthy Fall 2009 Skate Decks Feature Plenty of Animosity
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76
The Sidways Scooter
The Sidways Scooter
Skateboard meets Scooter
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75
Skateboard Controllers
Skateboard Controllers
Activision Gives Sneak Peek of ‘Tony Hawk Ride' Video Game
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74
Fruity Skate Decks
Fruity Skate Decks
Anthony Cozzi's Fresh Skateboard Has a New Look
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73
Igland Design Alet Chair
Igland Design Alet Chair
Neo-Nordic Style with Skateboard Wheels
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72
Skateboarding Models
Skateboarding Models
'The Street Race'
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71
Ugandan Skateboard Parks
Ugandan Skateboard Parks
Yann Gross' Kitintale Skate Series Photo Documentary
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70
Sony Skateboard Style Segway
Sony Skateboard Style Segway
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69
Bad Boy Boarder Kicks
Bad Boy Boarder Kicks
Adidas Skateboarding October 2009 Collection is Perfect for Skaters
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68
Skateboard Cars
Skateboard Cars
Is it a Car or a Skateboard?
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67
Webble Active Foot Rest
Webble Active Foot Rest
Stay Active AND Pretend You're Skateboarding
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66
Celebrity-Inspired Skateboards
Celebrity-Inspired Skateboards
Natalie Portman is Muse for Mykim Dang's Deck Sketches
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65
Mountain-Climbing Skateboard Shoes
Mountain-Climbing Skateboard Shoes
White Mountaineering Slip-Ons Are Fit for the Alps, Or a Skate
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64
Autumnal Board Kicks
Autumnal Board Kicks
The Adidas Skateboarding 2009 Fall/Winter Collection is Boardtastic
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63
Urban Mover USurfer UM70 Electric Skateboard
Urban Mover USurfer UM70 Electric Skateboard
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62
Neon Tetris Skateboarding
Neon Tetris Skateboarding
36 Skateboarders Give Ultimate Game Boy Icon Tribute
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61
Museum Skateboarding
Museum Skateboarding
Helsinki Builds Skateboard Park in Art Museum
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60
Monster Movie Decks
Monster Movie Decks
"Where the Wild Things Are" Skateboards Let You Roll in Style
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59
Thrasher Meets Geek
Thrasher Meets Geek
Bluetooth Skateboard
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58
Instrument Skate Decks
Instrument Skate Decks
The Skateboard Guitar is an Overload of Shred
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57
Political Skateboards
Political Skateboards
Obama Art Decks From Urban Outfitters
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56
Wooden Skateboards
Wooden Skateboards
Piotr Woronkowicz Laser Etching
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55
Leather Skateboards
Leather Skateboards
Natalia Brilli's €910 Lambskin Design
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54
The Wheelman
The Wheelman
The Ultimate Skateboard
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53
Surf-Inspired Skateboards
Surf-Inspired Skateboards
Carver Skateboards Lets You Ride Streets Like Waves
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52
One Wheeled Electric Skateboard
One Wheeled Electric Skateboard
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51
Sky Line Skateboards
Sky Line Skateboards
ZooYork Decks Represent NYC in ‘Sky High' Series
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50
Symbolic Skateboards
Symbolic Skateboards
Four Bunnies of the Apocalypse
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49
Supercar Skateboards
Supercar Skateboards
The Ferrari Skateboard
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48
130,000 Square Foot Skateboard Park New Jiangwan City China
130,000 Square Foot Skateboard Park New Jiangwan City China
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47
Erotic Photo Skate Dekcs
Erotic Photo Skate Dekcs
Marilyn Minter Supreme Skateboards
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46
Demi-Deck Portraits
Demi-Deck Portraits
Justin Pape Paints On Broken Skateboards
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45
Chocolate Bubble Boarding
Chocolate Bubble Boarding
Aero Has Fun With Skateboarding Stunts in Brown Balloons
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44
Luxury Ollies
Luxury Ollies
Ferrari Skateboard
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43
Skateboarding Turkeys
Skateboarding Turkeys
Brilliant Fantasy Illustrations From Huey Crowley
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42
iPhone Apps for Skaters
iPhone Apps for Skaters
iSkateboard Finds Best Parks, Skate Shops and Street Spots Near You
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41
Invader x Mekanism Skateboards
Invader x Mekanism Skateboards
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40
Stellar Skateboard Portraits
Stellar Skateboard Portraits
Florian Nicolle's Illustrations Showcase the Female Form
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39
Skateboarding Animals
Skateboarding Animals
Extreme Pete and Friends
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38
Sculpted Skateboards
Sculpted Skateboards
Corbusboard Gasmask, Skeleton and Artistic Aluminum Decks
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37
Artvertising Skateboards
Artvertising Skateboards
Reach for Light Promotes Roarockit
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36
Fashion From Skateboard Parts
Fashion From Skateboard Parts
Beck(y) Clutch and Belt Buckles
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35
Urban Snowboarding
Urban Snowboarding
Ripstik and Wave Skateboards Are Inspired by Snowboard Technology
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34
Green Skateboards
Green Skateboards
FunkinFunction Recycled Wood Skateboards
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33
Spherical Skateboards
Spherical Skateboards
Loop-In Concept Breaks Down All Barriers of Regular Shred
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32
Naughty Zoo York Ads
Naughty Zoo York Ads
Jenna Jameson Skateboard Deck
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31
Mega Ramp Skateboarding
Mega Ramp Skateboarding
100 Foot Jumps to Become the Standard?
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30
Tricycle Skateboards
Tricycle Skateboards
Richard Malachowski Creates Three-Wheeled Deck
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29
Skateboard Stairs
Skateboard Stairs
Recycling at Roartocket Skateboard School
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28
Hand-Stippled Skateboards
Hand-Stippled Skateboards
Carved Board Designs By Arniko Bring Uniqueness to Shred
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27
Skateboard-Segway Hybrid
Skateboard-Segway Hybrid
iSlide Motorized Skateboard
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26
Collapsible Transportation
Collapsible Transportation
Jin-Seok Hwang Creates the Folding Skateboard Concept
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25
Electric Skateboards
Electric Skateboards
E-Glide Motorized Skateboards
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24
Skateboard Stools
Skateboard Stools
Seating from Recycled Decks
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23
Inflatable Skateboards
Inflatable Skateboards
Get Maximum Air with the Pumpboard
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22
Bringing the Inanimate to Life
Bringing the Inanimate to Life
Jason Freeny's Anatomical Correct Skateboard
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21
Positive Deck Designs
Positive Deck Designs
Luis B-Boy Skateboard Art Meant to Encourage & Inspire
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20
Anime Skate Decks
Anime Skate Decks
Discoteca Tokidoki is One Illustratively Stellar Skateboard
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19
Indoor Skateboards
Indoor Skateboards
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18
A Bike Skateboard
A Bike Skateboard
Dirtsurfer Freestyle
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17
Curly Designer Skateboards – IPSVM Board is an Artistic Form of Personal Transit
Curly Designer Skateboards – IPSVM Board is an Artistic Form of Personal Transit
IPSVM Board is an Artistic Form of Personal Transit
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16
Backyard Skateboard Parks
Backyard Skateboard Parks
Bob Burnquist's Mega Ramp
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15
Skateboarder Fannypacks
Skateboarder Fannypacks
The Dreisommer Bag is a Handy Fashion for the Active
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14
Evolved Extreme Sports
Evolved Extreme Sports
The Stepboard Skateboard by Nicolas Chacana is Next Generation Shredding
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13
Eco Jewelry Made from Skateboards
Eco Jewelry Made from Skateboards
2ReVert
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12
Wooden Wayfarers
Wooden Wayfarers
Manic Skateboarding Company Releases All-Natural Sunglasses
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11
R-Rated Skateboard Designs
R-Rated Skateboard Designs
A Graphic Deck Design Referencing ‘Two Girls, One Cup'
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10
Ancient Greek Sandal Skateboard
Ancient Greek Sandal Skateboard
Tougher than Leather
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9
Skateboard Furniture
Skateboard Furniture
Skate Study House
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8
Sexy Skateboards
Sexy Skateboards
Will These High-Fashion Skateboard Designs Be as Controversial as Burton's?
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7
Surfing on Land
Surfing on Land
The SoulArc Skateboard
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6
Transformer Go-Karts
Transformer Go-Karts
Slick ‘10 Inches' Merges Go-Kart and Skateboard
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5
Becoming Superhero
Becoming Superhero
Racing Batmobiles, Superhero Sneakers and Mega Ramp Skateboarding
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4
No Pants Sports
No Pants Sports
Freeballing Skateboarding & Cycling in Jimmy Hood Ads
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3
Naughty Skater Pin-Ups
Naughty Skater Pin-Ups
'Skateboard Goddesses' by Chenman
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2
Tattoo-Inspired Skateboards
Tattoo-Inspired Skateboards
‘Element X Series' by Kat Von D and Bam Margera
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1
Evolved Skateboards
Evolved Skateboards
Tarantula Trucks Make Regular Longboards Look Like Wussies
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