• Decks(Page)

    What is a skateboard deck? The deck is the main thing people think of when they hear skateboard. It is the wooden “board” that the skater stands on. Decks have features that will make th ...

  • Longboard Decks(Page)

      Pintail The pintail is a classic surfboard-inspired longboard shape. They usually have a wider center and slope into a point at the nose and tail. This style is ideal for someone who is lo ...

  • Grip Tape(Page)

    What is grip tape?  Grip tape is the traction tape that goes on the topside of the deck to provide support. If you want to stay on your board, you are going to need grip tape. The topside featu ...

  • Hardware(Page)

    Hardware refers to the nuts and bolts that hold the trucks to the deck. They come in multiple lengths, but hardware is universally the same size. That is so they work with all mounting holes. The dif ...

  • Buyer's Guide(Page)

    Buyer’s Guide A skateboard consists of 7 parts: Deck, Grip tape, Wheels, Trucks, Bearings, Hardware, and Risers. Part Overview: Deck: The wooden “board” that the skater stands on ...

  • Trucks(Page)

    What is a skateboard truck? Skateboard trucks are the pivoting metal components that attach to the bottom of the deck and controls the turning. Trucks are what connect the wheels to the deck and g ...

  • Wheels(Page)

    As the name states, these are the wheels on the skateboard. Wheels are what causes the deck to glide across the surface you skate on. Most wheels are made of polyurethane with a hollow hub for bearin ...

  • Longboard Buyers Guide(Page)

    Intro to Longboards Like the name alludes, Longboards are longer than skateboards. The styles of longboarding differ so much from traditional skateboarding, that longboarding and skateboarding are c ...

  • Longboard Trucks(Page)

    Features: Size Longboard trucks function very similar to shortboard trucks, but have some details that separate them from shortboard trucks. The first would be size. The most common sizes for longb ...

  • FREE Stickers(Page)

    FREE Stickers?! Yes, Please! This is no joke! Just send us a self-addressed envelope with postage paid & we will send you a free sticker mix! What Will I Get? We will send you a sweet mix of ...

  • Returns and Exchanges(Page)

    Return Policy: TGM Skateboards accepts returns up to 30 days from your date of purchase.  Please contact TGM Skateboards prior to returning your item.  You must obtain a return autho ...

  • Longboard Wheels(Page)

    As the name states, these are the wheels on the longboard. Wheels are what causes the board to glide across the surface you skate on. Most wheels are made of polyurethane with a hollow hub for bearin ...