The Very Beginning
Age of Downhill and Street Surfing
Fall of Popularity
More Improvement in the 1970s
Development in the 1980s
In the 1990s the Great Improvement
Other than the advancement in longboard design, the period of the 1990s is also crucial concerning the awareness regarding longboards. During this era, many online communities were used as the forum to spread relevant information about latest models of longboards. These online community forums were also used to exchange the practical ideas of improvements in longboards. This is how the era of the 1990s played a significant role in the expansion of skateboarding and longboarding.
Diversity of Use
Age of Mass Popularity
Current Age of Longboarding
Now, this sport is not only restricted to the sports magazine but is also covered by renowned sports channels. In short, this activity has become quite a thing!
The advancement of longboards is like a long journey with short pauses. This activity has taken many years to establish itself as a proper sport among youth and adults. Beginning its journey from the 1950s, longboards have been through a lot of advancements and modifications to reach the peak popularity in the current age successfully. From amusement to traveling, longboards have served riders in many ways.