A proper backpack is a must for every skateboarder. It should have room for all kinds of things, like a spare t-shirt, tool, drinks, camera equipment, and, ideally, it should have a board catcher for your deck. There are numerous brands which offer special backpacks for boardsports, such as DaKine or Eastpak. Forvert created an extremely popular backpack, with their Louis model. Some backpacks come with a laptop slot. These ones are perfect for school, college, or work.