5Boro Skateboards officially kicked off it's brand in 1996 by founder, Steve Rodriguez. Rodriguez took regular trips to NYC with his skateboard as a kid, which allowed him to skate now legendary skate parks like that of the Brooklyn Banks. It was these skateboarding trips that paved the groundwork of what is now 5Boro Skateboards.
5Boro Skateboards has now been in business for many many years providing skaters with high quality skate products, sponsoring international teams of professional and amateur skateboards and much more.
Steve Rodriguez and 5Boro continue to be a leader in the skateboarding industry, partnering with NYC officials to make skateboarding more accessible to NYC skaters, and being heavily involved in Back To The Banks and Go Skateboarding Day