Deathwish skateboard decks, clothing, wheels and accessories are among the coolest in the market. You’ll find some of the most interesting graphics on their decks and tees that you won’t find elsewhere. Deathwish is definitely a brand by skaters for skaters, and they’ve been around since 2008. Grab the latest decks, t-shirts, wheels, and skating accessories by Deathwish right here at Yakwax! All with FREE UK delivery.
Deathwish Skateboards is a brand inspired by 70’s and 80’s cult movies and brash magazine artwork. The brand name was inspired by Charles Bronson’s film series “Death Wish”.
Founded by pro skateboarders Jim Greco and Erik Ellington in 2008, Deathwish was their way of continuing living the dream and supporting their skater friends. Currently, the brand is based and distributed by BakerBoys Distribution together with sister company Baker Skateboards, and other brands such as Shake Junt and Heroin Skateboards.
Since its inception, the brand continues to drive skateboarding in the right direction with the help of some of the world’s best skaters. Together, they produce consistent videos filmed in various locations around the globe donning the latest apparel and riding Deathwish skateboards, while showing off their skills and favourite tricks. A continuous line-up of decks, clothing and accessories each year keep the company and their crew busy.
Currently, the Deathwish team riders include the founders, Brian "Slash" Hansen, Mike "Lizard King" Plumb, Jon Dickson, Neen Williams a.k.a. “King of Heelflips”, Taylor Kirby, Jake Hayes, Erick Valdez and Jamie Foy.
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