Top 15: The best skateboard deck brands of the year
Have you ever wondered which skateboard deck brand is the best? If so, you are certainly not alone. Of course, we don't have a definite answer for that either. However, based on 2023 data, we can tell you which skateboard decks or brands are the most popular.
To do this, we checked sold decks, brand shop visits, search queries and other factors and created a list of the most popular deck brands. Check out the top 15 skateboard deck brands and find out if the small, independent or even long-established brands are among the best according to our ranking.
Our own brand, skatedeluxe, was not considered for the ranking. Still, we say thank you and appreciate the trust you put in our skatedeluxe decks!
By the way, below you can find out which deck brands were the most popular in previous years.
The best Skateboard deck brands of the year 2023
15. Santa Cruz
Founded in 1973 and still going strong - Santa Cruz Skateboards! The heritage brand from California makes it into the top 15 in 2023 thanks to its unusual shapes and graphics!» to the Santa Cruz Decks
Still in the game - Flip Skateboards. Flip makes it into our top 15 list again in 2023. For well over 20 years, Flip has been supplying you with first-class decks from pros like Tom Penny & Lance Mountain.» to the Flip Decks
A new Jack O'Grady part, a collab with Evisen Skateboards with accompanying video and much more - Pass~Port from Australia deservedly lands at number 13 in 2023!» to the Passport Decks
Chocolate Skateboards is consistent and a safe bet when it comes to solid and progressive street skating. The decks from the Californian brand prove exactly that, which is why Chocolate is ranked 12th in 2023!» to the Chocolate Decks
A top-class skate team of young rippers from all over the world lovingly created videos and first-class decks - Element Skateboards made it to number 11 in our Top 15 in 2023.» to the Element Decks
Bomb Hills, not countries - and the GX1000 2023 crew certainly did that! The crew from San Francisco was productive again this year and not only delivered great videos but also first-class decks with unmistakable graphics.» to the GX1000 Decks
Back in the top 10 and this time at number 9 - Palace Skateboards from London. In addition to interesting collaborations, 2023 also saw the very worthwhile full-length video "Beta Blockers" by Palace.» to the Palace Decks
Krooked was productive in 2023 and delivered a UK tour video, a part by Una Farrar and Eddie Cernicky and probably the most unusual shapes currently available. 8th place for Gonz and his team!» to the krooked Decks
7. Toy Machine
Toy Machine celebrated its 30th anniversary this year! You have remained loyal to Ed Templeton's brand and have helped the Bloodsucking Skateboard Company reach number 7 in our Top 15!» to the Toy Machine Decks
Hockey is probably the brand with the darkest deck graphics at the moment. You seem to like it because Dill & van Engelen's brand makes it to 6th place in 2023!» to the Hockey Decks
5. Anti Hero
Once again at the forefront - Anti Hero. How could it be any different? The brand around Julien Stranger, Frank Gerwer & Co. delivers entertaining deck graphics, innovative shapes and lots of raw and fast skating!» to the Anti Hero Decks
Girl Skateboards can now be seen as a truly traditional brand and it is therefore more than pleasing that it made it to number 4 in 2023. Maybe the Euro Tour video "Deseh Mode" had something to do with it?» to the Girl Decks
Real Skateboards has one of the most powerful skate teams ever, so it's no surprise that the brand from the DLXSF Rooster is in the top 3. More than deserved!» to the Real Decks
Reynolds, Spanky, Figgy, T-Funk and the rest of the Baker team made it to #2 on our top decks list in 2023. Baker has a unique style and continues to enjoy great popularity among skaters.» to the Baker Decks
1. Polar Skate Co.
In 2023, Pontus Alv & Co. again made it to number 1 in our Top 15. Unique shapes, unmistakable deck graphics and the right sense for that certain something continue to make Polar Skate Co. one of the most popular brands around.» to the Polar Decks
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