The International Association of Skateboard Companies (IASC) is the member-owned not-for-profit trade association of skateboarding.
The mission of the IASC is to represent the global skateboarding community with a united voice by listening, understanding and acting on the needs of skateboarders and the skateboard industry. IASC's goals are to promote skateboarding, increase participation, educate and save our members money.
IASC serves its members and the skateboarding community by focusing on areas that affect not only the business but the overall sustainability and health of skateboarding as a whole.
Formed in 1995, IASC is a diverse group of skateboard manufacturers, distributors, contest organizers, private skateparks, and individuals. A collaboration of people passionate about skateboarding- with the single aim of protecting the integrity of skateboarding and pushing skateboarding forward on a global level.
IASC is committed to helping skateboard communities help themselves. The most successful skatepark projects have been lead by skateboarders or local skateboard shops.
The Public Skatepark Development Guide is now available FREE to help advocates and city officials find the proper resources and information to help realize the need for a quality skatepark. This step by step guide has everything from statistics to building tips.
Just one way IASC helps put you in touch with the right people and information necessary to make it happen!