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The long and short of Longboards

If you have decided to buy a longboard, nothing can stop you!

Longboarding is a passion.

If you are passionate then nothing can stop you. Not money, not distance, not terrain.

There are a lot of different brands around, but your aim should be to buy a longboard that will let you do what are setting out to do.

A pintail longboard will let you cruise and carve. In fact they are great for free styles, and ideal for skateboarding under around 25 miles an hour.

A drop through longboard is ideal for faster speeds and also for downhill skateboarding and carving.

If you want to go to office or school, pick a pintail, they are easier to maneuvre between pedestrians and quickly pick up and get inside a building.

It all comes down to how much you want to skateboard. If the passion inside you is deep, then you will find a way and you will get the one that you like.

The list here is of the most popular longboards around. a great place to find some popular modes, but not a great place to find the specialized pro models.

For the really awesome ones, you should go check out the best professional longboards, which will also be significantly higher i price.

this list is an affordable yet solid collections of longboards.

Happy searching, carving and cruising.

1.

Retrospec Rift Drop-Through Longboard Skateboard Complete Canadian Maple Wood Cruiser w/Drop-Through Trucks for Commuting, Cruising,...
2,455 Reviews
Retrospec Rift Drop-Through Longboard Skateboard Complete Canadian Maple Wood Cruiser w/Drop-Through Trucks for Commuting, Cruising,...
  • RIFT DROP THROUGH LONGBOARD: Classic retro-surf-style longboard for commuting, cruising, carving, and downhill riding. Rift provides the agility and control needed to bomb hills and pivot quickly and responsively.
  • GET A GRIP: Stay grounded with an extra grippy 80AB fully covered deck and durable 70x51mm 78 PU wheels. Dimensions: 41" x 9.5" featuring drop-through trucks.
  • SMOOTH SAILING: Take control of your ride with reactive and smooth gliding slant reverse 180mm kingping trucks with precision ABEC-7 stainless steel bearings.
  • HIGH-SPEED & ACCURATE: Precision ball bearings in the ABEC-7 tolerance grade is ideal for high speed and extreme running accuracy, capable of handling all of your adventures.
  • DURABLE & STABLE: Constructed from durable Canadian Maple and ready to roll. You can ride with confidence knowing your board can handle anything almost anything you throw at it.

2.

Retrospec Zed Longboard Skateboard Complete Cruiser | Bamboo & Canadian Maple Wood Cruiser w/Reverse Kingpin Trucks for Commuting,...
9,804 Reviews
Retrospec Zed Longboard Skateboard Complete Cruiser | Bamboo & Canadian Maple Wood Cruiser w/Reverse Kingpin Trucks for Commuting,...
  • ZED LONGBOARD: Our freshest longboard nods to the 1950’s makeshift backyard longboards with its classic surfboard shape and feel. ZED not only carries us here and there, but transports us back to a time of sun, surf, salty air, breezy days, dewy nights, and reverb-doused hits of yesteryear.
  • ANTI-BITE TECHNOLOGY: Avoid wheel bite at all costs. In fact, put it in the back of your mind. We put ease-of-ride #1 by including wheel wells to eliminate grab. Durable 70x51mm 85A PU wheels with rock finish.
  • HIGH-SPEED & ACCURATE: Precision ball bearings in the ABEC-7 tolerance grade is ideal for high speed and extreme running accuracy, capable of handling all of your adventures.
  • SLICK & GRIP: Enhance your ride with smooth and shock absorbent 70 mm Polyurethane wheels, plus a rock finish for superior grip.
  • STABLE BUILD: 44-Inch artisan longboard made from 8-ply Canadian maple and sustainably sourced bamboo forms an infallible hybrid of strength and pliability in ZED's deck construction. It comes fully assembled and ready to ride, all you have to do is get going.

3.

Magneto 44 inch Kicktail Cruiser Longboard Skateboard | Bamboo and Hard Maple Deck | Made for Adults, Teens, and Kids (Blue)
5,231 Reviews
Magneto 44 inch Kicktail Cruiser Longboard Skateboard | Bamboo and Hard Maple Deck | Made for Adults, Teens, and Kids (Blue)
  • MADE BY SKATERS - All of our boards are designed by skaters and inspired by our location in Southern California, the birthplace of longboarding. Our design cues come from the local surf culture and natural materials, we let the simple aesthetics shine on their own. We also prioritize our customer service and want you to be completely stoked with your new board. All messages are replied to within 24 hours and we’ll do our very best to ensure satisfaction and maximum cruising on our boards.
  • VERSATILE BOARD - 44-inch Longboard Skateboard designed for cruising and skating around town. Kicktails make this board super functional for all sorts of riding styles.
  • WHEELS FOR CRUISING - A 78A soft high quality urethane is used for the 70mm wheels. The wheels are nice and soft for extra grip while turning and a super smooth ride over rougher roads. With a cool translucent look, the wheels are sized perfectly for the cruising this board excels at.
  • QUALITY MATERIALS - The deck is made with bamboo veneer on top and bottom with a maple core to add strength and stiffness. This makes the deck super durable and beautiful. The sand grit finish provides grip without the hassle of replacing grip tape and shows off the beautiful bamboo design. The trucks are made from gravity cast aluminum which makes them strong and durable. The bushings are SHR (medium stiffness) which adds to the cruising experience.
  • ENDLESS SKATING OPTIONS - This board is the perfect accessory or alternative for many outdoor activities or methods of transportation. Take it to the park, the beach, traveling, camping, the bike path, pump track, you name it. Or maybe you’re tired of your bicycle or roller skates. It’s also great for land SUP paddling or paddleboarding. Be creative, happy skating!
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4.

New Olym Longboard Skateboard, 41 Inch 8 Layer Canadian Maple Drop Through Longboards for Youths Beginners (Dinosaur)
520 Reviews
New Olym Longboard Skateboard, 41 Inch 8 Layer Canadian Maple Drop Through Longboards for Youths Beginners (Dinosaur)
  • 【FIT FOR ALL LEVEL SKATERS】 41 x 9 inch full size design, this Skateboard is fit for beginner and professional to perform some basic stunts and other skills.
  • 【DURABLE & STABLE】 Super strong 8 layer grade of Canadian maple wood skateboard with emery non-slip surface provides stable and strong grip during skating; Maximum support weight 660 lbs, fit for adults and kids.
  • 【SMOOTH & SPEEDY RIDE】 Super smooth anti-shock PU wheels with super smooth degree Abec-9 Chrome steel and SHR95A supper soft bushings deliver a very smooth ride. Equipped with the All-in-One Skate T-Tool, have everything you need to tighten up or repair your skateboard.
  • 【STURDY & STRONG】 Our skateboard made of High Quality Thick Aluminium Trucks Heavy-Duty Aluminum Alloy Trucks and steel axle, making them reliable and sturdy ;Drop deck keeps your center of gravity low for pushing and off-roading.
  • 【FULLY ASSEMBLED】 No assembly required, this skateboard is a ideal gift for friends.

5.

TLHB Longboard Skateboard, 41 Inch Drop Through Longboard Complete 9-Ply Nature Maple Premium Cruiser Long Board for Adults, Teens and...
138 Reviews
TLHB Longboard Skateboard, 41 Inch Drop Through Longboard Complete 9-Ply Nature Maple Premium Cruiser Long Board for Adults, Teens and...
  • [TOUGH MAPLE DECK] 41 inch long x 9.5 inch wide deck made of cold press 9-ply natural maple. This is a great long board for teenagers girls, adults, teens and kids. The 9-layer of high-quality maple wood give the board a significant amount of strength without compromising flex. No assembly required.
  • [DURABLE SMOOTH WHEELS] Durable 70mm X 51mm 78A soft-medium PU wheels for quick acceleration and a controlled and smooth cruise. ABEC-11 high speed carbon steel bearings make your ride precise and stable, enjoy an unsurpassed smooth ride.
  • STUDRY ALUMINUM TRUCKS: Highly responsive 7-inch aluminum alloy trucks and ultra-high elastic PU support pad provide control and stability.
  • [VERSATILE BOARD] Designed by passionate longboarders and designers. No assembly required, each long skateboard comes assembled and ready to ride. Longboard skateboard equipped with an all-in-one t-tool, adjust truck stiffness to your riding style in seconds.
  • [FLEXIBLE MANEUVERABILITY] long bored skate bored built for downhill, speed and freestyle riding and dancing, suitable for all age sports enthusiast groups. Developing your strength, balance and reaction while enjoying fun.
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6.

VOLADOR Freeride Longboard Cruiser | Maple Wood Deck| Drop Through Longboard Complete (Banana)
7,039 Reviews
VOLADOR Freeride Longboard Cruiser | Maple Wood Deck| Drop Through Longboard Complete (Banana)
  • LONGBOARD ENGINEERING - VOLADOR gives engineering specifically any extra attention. Drop-through mounting translates into greater stability and improved push efficiency. Aluminum 7” reverse kingpin trucks are adjustable to either 50°for carving/freeriding or 45° for cruising/commuting. Softer 70x51mm 78A PU wheels fitted with ABEC-9 precision bearings bring shock-absorption, kick efficiency, and maximum traction, making this board ideal for commuting situations.
  • MATERIALS & MANUFACTURING - 8-Ply hardrock maple deck is durable and offers a generous platform at 42” x 9”. The A356 aluminum alloy used in trucks deserves more credit, which is a high-grade alloy used in the aerospace industry for high-strength applications like rocket engines and missiles.
  • ARTWORKS - VOLADOR always commission custom art from Europe, Russia, and Asia to provide an eclectic blend of beautiful styles to choose from.
  • BEGINNERS’ GOOD BUY - VOLADOR is a good option for beginners uncertain about their commitment to longboarding. While affordable, the overall quality, comfort, and durability meet the standards of more experienced longboarders.
  • CUSTOMER SERVICE - VOLADOR has been consistently ranked in the Top 5 longboard, and no simple feat against top-shelf brands with a presence in the marketplace. We are committed to provide the best customer service and will take care of any quality issue.
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7.

42 Inch Longboard Skateboard Complete Cruiser,The Original Artisan Maple Skateboard Cruiser for Cruising, Carving, Free-Style and...
3,266 Reviews
42 Inch Longboard Skateboard Complete Cruiser,The Original Artisan Maple Skateboard Cruiser for Cruising, Carving, Free-Style and...
  • Perfect Design--42-inch Longboard Skateboard designed for cruising, made 9 layers of high-quality Canadian maple. Suitable weight and lighter weight makes freestyle slalom easier and dancing more stable. The seething longboard is your everyday choice for getting from A to B in style and improving those freestyle skills. Feel free to play around with this one.
  • Sturdy and Stable--Super durable deck is made of high-quality Canadian maple,durable to withstand riders up to 330lbs,offers perfect balance between toughness and weight.Equipped with genuine alluminium 7 Inch alloy trucks add more comfort to your skateboarding experience.
  • Smooth and Speedy Ride--Reactive and smooth gliding reverse kingpin trucks with precision abec-11 bearing, PU casted bushing-95A.Built for an unsurpassed smooth ride in the neighborhood,skate parks,ramps,pools and other smooth surfaces or even rough ground.
  • Pick The Right Board--Whether you are an experienced longboarder or just starting out, you’ll find an Apollo longboard that’s perfect for you. Our symmetrical Twin Tip Drop Through longboard FLORES is perfect for beginners just joining the exciting world of longboarding as well as for experienced riders who want to level up their freeride and downhill riding game with guaranteed stability! The low center of gravity makes it your ideal companion for longer distances and commuting.
  • No Assembly Required--Your new longboard is built by a team of passionate longboarders and designers. We love crafting long lasting longboards as much as we love riding them. Your lean longboard men comes completely assembled and ready to ride, with deck, trucks, wheels and bearings. Plus a free T-tool to adjust truck stiffness to your riding style in mere seconds - Ride it your way!
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8.

Junli 41 Inch Freeride Skateboard Longboard - Complete Skateboard Cruiser for Cruising, Carving, Free-Style and Downhill Grey Zone
  • TRUCKS: Highly responsive 7-inch aluminum alloy trucks and ultra high elastic PU support pad,providing control and stability.
  • DECK: 41 IN long x 9.5 IN wide deck made of cold press 8-ply natural maple with max load weight 330Ibs; brushed black surface for antislip. No assembly required.
  • WHEELS:Durable 70mm X 51mm 80A PU wheels with rock finish, ABEC-11 high speed bearings.
  • MANEUVERABILITY: Built for downhill, speed and freestyle riding, wide turning radius,suitable for all age sports enthusiast groups.Developing your strength,balance and reaction while enjoying fun.
  • PERFECT GIFT: Lightweight with shock absorb ring guarantee the smooth cruising.Each skateboard is equipped with an all-in-one t-tool to facilitate your disassembly.If there are any quality issues, we will refund the full amount for 30 days.

9.

Hana Longboard Collection | 42' x 9.5' | Longboard Skateboards | Bamboo with Hard Maple Core | Cruising, Carving, Dancing | Free Skate...
2,931 Reviews
Hana Longboard Collection | 42" x 9.5" | Longboard Skateboards | Bamboo with Hard Maple Core | Cruising, Carving, Dancing | Free Skate...
  • MADE BY SKATERS All of our boards are designed by skaters and inspired by our location in Southern California, the birthplace of longboarding. Many of our design cues come from the local surf culture and natural materials, we let the simple aesthetics shine on their own. We also prioritize our customer service and want you to be completely stoked with your new board. All messages are replied to within 24 hours and we’ll do our very best to ensure satisfaction and maximum cruising on our boards.
  • MADE FOR CRUISING AND MORE The 42" Hana Twin longboard is for cruising first but can also be used for some light free style and dancing. The cutout deck design removes any possibility for wheel bite while in the deepest of turns. The 42 inch long and 9.5 inch wide deck, a little narrower than others in the collection, makes the board super flexible. It also has a very subtle W-concave that locks your feet into the board but isn’t too deep to be uncomfortable while cruising. Skate tool included.
  • BEAUTIFUL DECK An 8 layer laminate with a hard maple core and a beautifully stained striped bamboo top and bottom sealed with a sand grit finish to show off the beauty of the bamboo. With laser etched graphics this board was inspired by the beach and designed for Cruising and Freestyle.
  • QUALITY WHEELS 70mm Shore 78A wheels means your board is designed from the ground up for an ideal dancing experience. These soft wheels allow for a smooth ride on a variety of different surfaces.
  • ENDLESS SKATING OPTIONS This board is the perfect accessory or alternative for many outdoor activities or methods of transportation. Take it to the park, the beach, traveling, camping, the bike path, pump track, you name it. Or maybe you’re tired of your bicycle or skates. It’s also great for land SUP paddling. Be creative, happy skating!

10.

MINORITY Downhill Maple Longboard Skateboard | 40-inch Drop Trough Deck | Made for Cruising Ride (Alps)
2,115 Reviews
MINORITY Downhill Maple Longboard Skateboard | 40-inch Drop Trough Deck | Made for Cruising Ride (Alps)
  • The 40-Inch longboard is constructed with the classic downhill drop model. It's low gravity construction is ideal for any speed ride.
  • Super strong 8-ply cold pressed hardrock maple, 37-Inch wheelbase, spacious 10-Inch width deck, all these contributed to a stable downhill platform.
  • Genuine alluminium 7-Inch reverse kingpin trucks are adjustable as 50 or 45 degree, and take to you great maneuverability.
  • Durable 70x51mm 78A PU wheels work with ABEC-9 presion bearings, letting you enjoy an unsurpassed smooth ride.
  • Designed by talents across the Atlantic. Graphics range from strikingly vintage to avant-garde looks.

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Product Spotlight – Volador Freeride Longboard

The Volador longboard is a great option as it is stable and smooth. It has ABEC-9 bearings, and well made aluminum black trucks. It is very stable and it handles corners very well. It has a very cool design on the bottom and is a well loved skateboard by experts and beginners.

It has 40 degrees angle baseplate trucks, its Volador wheels are 70 mm in diameter and 51 mm wide and has high speed lubricant on its ABEC-9 bearings.

The Volador longboard is a great choice and you can buy it without worrying about how it will perform. It is a well trusted and stable board.

Check out Volador Longboard here.

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