Build Your Own Skateboard

Build Your Own Skateboard

Whether you are a novice or a seasoned skater the thrill of riding your own custom built board is unbeatable.

Here at The FAR Academy you can design everything just the way you want it from moulding the veneer to the exact width, shape and your choice of kick; to the artwork and grip design.

The Quick Fix – £95

Complete your own deck in a day. Design your own artwork, Grip and wheels; apply to a ready-made blank deck using stencils, spray paint or a combination of your own artwork. Give it a try out on our mini ramp and finish the day with your own custom deck to take home.

Build a pre-cut in two days – £215

Design your own artwork, grip and wheels. Press your own pre-cut kit of seven veneers over a mould. Sand and finish the edges drill truck holes. Apply your own artwork using stencils, spray paint or a combination.

Your deck is ready to hang or ride. Wheels and trucks can be purchased from the FAR Skate shop on site.

Bespoke from scratch – £350

This project is for anyone who wants to make a totally one off personalised street deck or long board. The process can be completed in three full days or six half sessions. The design process will begin with the creation of your mould through to pressing uncut veneers and then cutting and shaping your final design before you apply the artwork of your choice. Wheels and trucks can be purchased from the FAR Skate shop
on site.

We are the official UK supplier of Roarockit Canadian maple veneer and only use the finest quality products for our decks.

If you are interested in building your own skateboard we can run these courses most weekends please contact us with dates you would like and we can get you booked in.