Why are skateboard tricks like those seen in this video (starting at 13:30) not seen much anymore, at least not with modern boards?

The kinds of tricks I'm referring to are handstands, hand flips with the board, other fliptricks that aren't based on ollies, style heavy on spins pivots and slides, etc.


Are modern boards not suitable for these kind of old school tricks and style or have skaters and skating simply changed? If the boards are not suitable, what specifically stops people from getting into this kind of thing? Weight, material, shape and of deck, wheels, trucks, risers, or what?

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