Amateur Athlete Skateshop

Supporting & Growing the Skateboarding Community Since 1982

Amateur Athlete Skate Shop is a family/skater-owned and operated business that has been serving the skating community for nearly 40 years and threw two generations. We offer a wide selection of functional and stylish apparel and footwear in addition to top brand name skateboarding products for everyone from beginners to professional level skaters. Our knowledgeable staff is always available and eager to help you find the perfect pair of skates or the right piece of equipment.

If you’re on the hunt for a specific board, we’ll be happy to show you the skateboard decks we keep on hand, including the latest and greatest from Santa Cruz ,Real, Krooked,Anti Hero, Creature,Zero,Birdhouse,Baker, Heroin,Alien Workshop,Madness and much more. We also offer a range of vintage skateboards and reissue skateboards so that any style you’re looking for is within reach. And, if you’re not sure which is the right fit for you, reach out to us, either at our home base skate shop location or online, and we’ll be happy to help you find the right skateboard for you!

As a company created by skaters for skaters, we are proud to support both local and national skateboarding communities and are dedicated to providing our customers with the best possible service. So, whether you’re hearing about us for the first time or returning as an original long-term customer from the 80s, we hope you’ll stop in and visit us soon. We love hearing stories, talking shop, and discussing all things skateboarding.

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This brand is a tried and true classic for skaters of all ages. Whether you’re just starting out or have been skating your whole life, Vans skateboard shoes will provide you with the perfect combination of style and comfort. Our collection includes all the favorites: Walkers,Half Cab,Old Skool,and Sk8 Hi Vans. You’re guaranteed to find something you love in this collection of shoes, t-shirts, and hoodies.

Es Footwear

Es Footwear is a staple in the skate shoe culture. Created in 1995 Es is responsible for some of the most iconic shoes. Koston 1,2,3, Penny,Creagor,the list goes on. Es is currently revisiting some of the Shoes that helped make their name. And you wont be disappointed.

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Obey Clothing

If you’re looking for timeless and stylish clothing that will last for years to come, then the Obey clothing line is the right choice for you. From eye-catching t-shirts and hoodies to shorts and hats, there’s a little bit of something for everyone - including Mystery Boxes for those who live life a little more adventurously.

Globe Footwear

Globe skateboard footwear was created in 1994. Has been a steady go to in the skate shoe industry. Recently adding Austyn Gillette has brought back a clean style that has just as much function.

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If you’re feeling a little adventurous, then Roark is the brand for you. They offer an incredible line of stylish options in clothing, duffles, wet/dry backpacks, and more so that you’re ready for whatever life throws your way.

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Dark Seas

Want to stand out in a crowd? The Dark Seas Division is the perfect place to start. Their uniquely designed clothing line will be a conversation starter no matter where you go. Add longevity, durability, and comfort on top of that, and you get one of the most requested clothing lines around.

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Loser Machine

There is no better way to support the skateboarding community than to show off some Loser Machine clothing designs. As a brand created by skaters for skaters, each purchase you make leaves you with so much more than your new favorite t-shirt or hoodie; it leaves you with the satisfaction of knowing you’re giving back to supporting the community you love!

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Jetty Clothing

Jettys ecofreiendly infusion and long lasting durability has helped it become a popular option for skaters throughout the nation due to its extreme comfort. From board shorts and t-shirts to hoodies and sweaters, their entire line is filled with both quality and comfort.

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AA Signature

We’ve designed our house brand specifically for skaters so that you can expect comfort, durability, and extreme style with every purchase. We offer a variety of styles and options so you can find the right look for your next skateboarding adventure, including shorts, sweatpants, t-shirts, hoodies,
decks, and duffles

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Vans Zion pro model Zahba

Vans dropped Zion’s first signature shoe. Check out the new shoe influenced from his hometown Jupiter Florida.

In-Person or Online - there’s no wrong way to visit Amateur Athlete Skateshop

Take your skating to the next level with Amateur Athlete Skateshop. You'll find all the latest gear and apparel to help you perform at your best. Plus, our knowledgeable staff is always on hand to answer any questions you may have.

Not only do we offer a wide variety of products for both beginner and experienced skaters, but we also carry all the major brands, so you're sure to find what you're looking for. And if you're unsure where to start, our helpful staff can guide you in the right direction.

Browse our collections today so you can conveniently shop all your favorite brands either online or in-person at our original location Bethlehem, PA location. Soon to be changing Stop back soon…