Hosoi skateboards was started by Christian Hosoi. The brand features board base on original Hosoi board to modern takes on the old school shapes. Also now riding for Hosoi Skateboards is Eddie Elguera, check out his new pro model. These are even new graphics from artists like John Lucero. For the mini rippers there are boards that range from 7ï¾ wide to 8.5ï¾ wide to fit a grom of any age. Hosoi boards are made in the USA. Get your Hosoi boards today! Skateboard does not include griptape.