Looking for Penny Skateboards? We're an authorised Penny Skateboard dealer so you can buy completes, wheels, trucks, grip tape and more here. Penny is the original plastic skateboard. The founder of Penny Skateboards, Ben Mackay started out on a plastic skateboard back when he was just 5 years old. 30 years later he decided to revive the plastic skateboard and the Penny Skateboard brand is now huge. Penny Skateboards - the first and best plastic skateboards (we say!), been around since 1983!