Bamboo Skateboards X To Appear On Today Show

Bamboo Skateboards is partnering with to showcase their eco-friendly skateboards on NBC’s Today Show this Friday, November 23rd, between 10 and 11 a.m.  The Bamboo crew will be showing off their merchandise and filling audiences in on their holiday pricing specials.

“As social entrepreneurs ourselves, we are thrilled to join forces with and showcase our amazing skateboards to a wider national audience. We are happy to help offer exceptional savings so kids can have a happier holiday season during this tougher economical climate that many of their parents are still facing. Every purchase will impact society positively and we are 110% committed to activating change one deck at a time,” said Bamboo Skateboards President and owner Geoff Koboldt.

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A variety of complete high-­‐quality bamboo skateboards will be offered exclusively at, starting on November 23rd through November 30th. For $65, including shipping, one can get a complete skateboard, which includes the deck, trucks, wheels, bearings, hardware and grip tape. The MSRP is $120.

Bamboo skateboards are manufactured from managed bamboo forests and help educe the environmental impact against traditional maple manufactured skateboards, which often lead to maple deforestation. The boards are known for their strength, lightness and amazing POP, which is the #1 feature. The company has built into its corporate DNA a “100 decks for 1” program, in which, every 100 decks sold earns 1 free skateboard to an at-­‐risk youth. This is coupled with the fact that most decks are directly tied to benefit charities and non profits such as World Wildlife Fund, Red Cross, Grind For Life, Standup for Skateparks, Musicares, Surfrider Foundation, etc. An array of ethical, humanitarian and eco-­‐friendly products will also be displayed during the news segment.

From trendy new wallets, to charity driven watches, eyewear, belts and classic wood paneled headphones, the Today Show will have something that the whole family will be stoked on. These awesome brands include Mighty Wallets, Flex Watches, United by Blue, Blenders Eyewear, Better Buddies, and Project Repat.