The Sector 9 Shred Thane line has made room for one more solid addition... meet the Slick Shoes. This 71mm side-set wheel starts at a 31mm contact patch and will keep its rounded lip to the core. Along with its unique high-performance urethane formula the Slick Shoes will have you smiling and sliding all summer long!
We haven't seen a Tattoosday for a few months and almost started requiring our team to get inked up. Thanks to Johnny 13 for saving us with this Downhill Division tribute. If you have some S9 ink we don't know about it, send it over and we will feature it on Tattoosday!
Jackson Shapiera does not come from the Gold Coast although he is Australian, and he did not coast to a gold. He did however plummet down the Vernon DH course with such raw finesse that he claimed victory and earned one of the few coveted Coast Longboarding Gold Medals.
Ground control to Sector 9, the Carbon Flight has landed. 5-plies of maple sandwiched between carbon fiber and fiberglass has never looked so good. This board comes complete with everything you need to glide across any paved surface... and some unpaved. Watch as the Downhill Division puts it through its paces.
On the heels of the Catalina Island Classic, our old friend, and Grind TV’s colorful character Chris Cote reached out to us about the current state of downhill. He wanted to get caught up with the scene, so we sat him down with Louis Pilloni. Chris asked, Louis answered; get a load of these two.