Currently, there are about 11 million people who self-report that they enjoy skateboarding on a regular basis. Skateboarding wasn't always popular within mainstream American culture, but it sure has been over the last few decades. Now, with the advent of electric skateboarding, more and more people are hopping on motorized longboards and skateboards and joining this already popular community.
Whether you're planning on spending all your skating time on motorized longboards or traditional boards, it might be fun to check out some interesting skateboarding facts. Here are some of the coolest skating facts: