Primitive Skateboarding were founded by Paul Rodriguez and Heath Brinkley in the spring of 2014, shortly after Rodriguez left Plan B. It all started with P-Rod producing 500 gold-colored boards that were sold out in two minutes and after a meeting with Heath Primitive Skateboarding were born. From the beginning the team consisted of, besides Rodriguez, Nick Tucker and Carlos Ribeiro. Today Bastien Salabanzi, Devine Calloway, Brian Peacock, Trent McClung, Franky Villani, JB Gillet, Wade DesArmo, Spender Hamilton and Marek Zaprazny are also members of the family. Swedish David Jakinda is skating for the European team and Junkyard’s team riders Simon Karlsson och Alexander Carelle for the Swedish team.