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
Jay AdamsJay Adams
American

Nyjah HustonNyjah Huston
American
Rodney MullenRodney Mullen
American

Ryan ShecklerRyan Sheckler
American

Katarina WittKatarina Witt
German
Stacy PeraltaStacy Peralta
American

Sonja HenieSonja Henie
Norwegian
Dylan RiederDylan Rieder
American

Sasha CohenSasha Cohen
American

Ilia KulikIlia Kulik
Russian

Mao AsadaMao Asada
Japanese

Brian BoitanoBrian Boitano
American
Gracie GoldGracie Gold
American

Evan LysacekEvan Lysacek
American

Irina SlutskayaIrina Slutskaya
Russian

Peggy FlemingPeggy Fleming
American
Miki AndoMiki Ando
Japanese

Arto SaariArto Saari
Finnish
Nobunari OdaNobunari Oda
Japanese

Daisuke TakahashiDaisuke Takahashi
Japanese

Johann Olav KossJohann Olav Koss
Norwegian
Shani DavisShani Davis
American

Yuko KavagutiYuko Kavaguti
Japanese, Russian
Denise BiellmannDenise Biellmann
Swiss

Craig KellyCraig Kelly
American