Matt Kienzle, Gabe Gwynne, and Chad Gibson headed south of the Equator for some lush landscapes and winding mountain runs. New Zealand is the perfect place for some high speed pack riding with your friends.
Lightly regarded as the only downhill race in the world that is held on a golf course, the St. Francis Links Speed Run & Slide Jam offers a narrow cart path, fluffy sage brush, and plenty of green fairways to soften your landing.
With the Danger Bay week coming to a close there’s no slowing down, the Brittania Classic is back for is 6th annual running. With rain in the forecast and high speed as the goal it should be an exciting weekend of racing. Here's the video from 2011 to get you pumped!
Underground rock royalty, Steve Jones of the Sex Pistols, Kim Gordon of Sonic Youth, Carrie Brownstein of Sleater Kinney, and J. Mascis of Dinosaur Jr., joined Fred Armisen on Saturday Night Live to announce his departure. Fred is well known for his hilarious characters during his long tenure at SNL, but he is also an accomplished musician having played in multiple bands and having a strong connection to underground music. In a very cool move this past weekend Fred said goodbye as his character Ian Rubbish, accompanied by his favorite influential artists.
Meet 9-Ball Bill. He is arguably one of the biggest Sector 9 fans on the planet and is indefinitely part of the family! He spends his days helping troubled youths, while his downtime is spent on a skateboard or riding his bike across the AZ desert. What will you be doing in your 70's?
18 year old Norwegian, Caspar Grette, made his Downhill Division debut at the King of The Hill race in Oslo over the weekend. In true Sector 9 fashion he raced hard, smiled all day, and ended up on top.
From Japan to Australia to California, catch him if you can. Matt Kienzle is constantly on the move, on and off the skateboard. Watch him feel the wasabi burn on this endless, uncharted mountain speedway.