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Ben Skinner, European Longboard Champion says the world games are the equivalent of the surfing olympics.
British team manager Minnow Green says they have to fund the sport themselves.
A team from Britain will be taking part in the first world longboard games later this month.
European champion Ben Skinner and number two Adam Griffiths, both from Cornwall, will be heading the team.
They're trying to raise five thousand pounds for the event in Peru.
Around three thousand pounds has all ready been pledged but they have to raise the full amount to get the funding.
Ben Skinner, seen in the above video is a European Longboard Champion.