Find out more about some of the greatest skateboarders of the world, including Anthony Frank Hawk, Rodney Mullen, Bam Margera, Rob Dyrdek and Ryan Sheckler.

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A skateboarder is a person who practices the action sport of skateboarding. In the recent years, skateboarding has emerged as a popular recreational activity and the sport will be represented at the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo, Japan. There are various renowned skaters who have helped to popularize the sports. Among these, the name of Anthony Frank Hawk stands out. Highly talented and flexible, Hawk is considered by many to be one of the most successful and influential pioneers of modern vertical skateboarding. He is also well known for completing the first documented 900. Another famous skater is Nyjah Imani Huston, who is the highest paid skateboarder in the world. When talking of famous skaters, how can we miss the name of Rodney Mullen? Not only is he an exceptionally talented skater, but also the inventor of the backside flip, 360 flip, and one-footed Ollie among others. Skating is a sport equally popular among both men and women. Some female skaters who have made a name for themselves in the field are Janette Ahrens, Tenley Albright, Lisa-Marie Allen, and Katherine Healy. Check out this section to know more about some of the greatest skateboarders of the world!
Shaun White Shaun White
American
Ben Azelart Ben Azelart
American

Sky Brown Sky Brown
Japanese
Ryan ShecklerRyan Sheckler
American
Katarina WittKatarina Witt
German
Sonja HenieSonja Henie
Norwegian

Sasha CohenSasha Cohen
American
Brian BoitanoBrian Boitano
American
Gracie GoldGracie Gold
American

Evan LysacekEvan Lysacek
American
Ilia KulikIlia Kulik
Russian
Mao AsadaMao Asada
Japanese
Peggy FlemingPeggy Fleming
American

Irina SlutskayaIrina Slutskaya
Russian
Arto SaariArto Saari
Finnish
Nobunari OdaNobunari Oda
Japanese

Miki AndoMiki Ando
Japanese
Daisuke TakahashiDaisuke Takahashi
Japanese
Johann Olav KossJohann Olav Koss
Norwegian
Shani DavisShani Davis
American

Denise BiellmannDenise Biellmann
Swiss
Yuko KavagutiYuko Kavaguti
Japanese, Russian
Craig KellyCraig Kelly
American