Tony Hawk. Rob Dyrdek. These are just two of the biggest names in the world of professional skateboarding. It is an action sport that involves riding and performing tricks using a skateboard. Viewers are filled with excitement and nerves because it can also be dangerous. The best skateboarders have the skills, techniques and control on the board, which they got through hard work and perseverance. This unusual sport has a smaller following, but it has become increasingly popular as a recreational activity, a form of art or a simple means of transportation. Almost every street in the United States has numerous skateboarders taking their daily strides. There are several big skateboarding events happening every year where athletes execute electrifying tricks, such as kick flips, 360 degrees flips and ollies. Thanks to a number of big sponsorships and endorsement deals during global events, players receive bigger amount that is based on their performance. The richest skateboarders have made a lot of money in the world of professional skateboarding. In fact, they earn millions from a combination of pro riding during events, through sponsorships and endorsement contacts, and business partnerships. Others have amassed their fortune with their vast clothing and entertainment empires, thanks not only to their skill on a board, but also with their marketing prowess. Some of them are young while others are already legends. Do you want to be like them? Be ready with your board and take it to the next level. Here is the list of the world's wealthiest skateboards to inspire you.