Fresh Techniques and Designs
the outdoor sports community started taking notice of skimboarding. With access
to an extremely talented group of young riders, Victoria found their boards
featured in the pages of “Sports Illustrated” not long after the company was
founded. Sadly, the magazine made a mistake and declared that Victoria Skimboards’
pro rider Tom Trager was surfing in the image they ran, instead of skimboarding.
by the awkward publicity, Victoria continued to build the boards they enjoyed.
As their designs progressed, so did the sport. They became the first in the
industry to use the “rocker” shaping techniques found on nearly all professional
quality boards today. They also offered the first foam-core board designs in
the 1980s, delivering increased buoyancy and low weight — and they even
pioneered the vacuum bag construction process that is now used across the
entire skimboarding industry.
days, of course, we know that skimboarding is here to stay. While there have
been some excellent manufacturers to follow Victoria’s lead, there can only be
Outdoor Board Sports is
your connection to buying Victoria skimboards online, with a large variety of
shapes and sizes available.
Find New Victoria Skimboards That Fit
Victoria Woody, the
industry’s pioneers are rewriting the rulebook for wooden skimboards. What
sounds like a simple board at first is, in fact, a modern take on the classic
wooden board design — it features a fiberglass bottom and hand-painted
graphics. The hybrid construction allows the board to remain light without
sacrificing strength, and its versatile, single-tip shape makes it a great
choice for beginner riders that will last for years to come.
advanced riders will want to check out the Victoria Grommet, an exceptionally
lightweight, high-performance board built to make swift turns. Made of
mid-density PVC, the Grommet is easy to spot thanks to the wide variety of
eye-catching designs available.
of your style or skill level, Victoria makes skimboards for individuals of all
backgrounds. Contact Outdoor Board Sports today to learn more about choosing
the right board, or browse our selection of Victoria skimboards today.