Out on Catalina island the Downhill Division leathers could be seen scattered over the race course all weekend. In nearly every heat there was at least one 9-ball going fast for the black and yellow. When it was all said and done, San Diego native AJ Haiby, stood on top of the podium $4000 richer. This is his 2nd win a month, look out for a lot more from AJ as race season continues.
With the Australian summer coming to a close Chad Gibson and the crew from Animal House Reference have been exploring, filming, and skating as much as they can. Gibbo nails a flowy raw run then cools off with some cliff jumping.
The Brazilian skateboard magazine, CRVIS3R, just released a comprehensive interview with our favorite team manager, photographer, videographer, team rider, and all-around awesome dude; Jeff Budro. Read the full article and magazine here, or if you don't speak Portuguese just ooh and ahh at his killer photo feature: http://issuu.com/crvis3rskateboarding/docs/crvis3r10
The MuirSkate Downhill Disco is getting bigger each year and the tricks are following suit! Chance Gaul stomps a clean run with big tricks while Michelle Steilen mixes it up for the Niners by bringing her 8 wheel style to the course.
Another episode from the Skatesgiving crew highlights antics between friends, high speed downhill skating, and a van load of good clean fun! Louis Pilloni and Matt Kienzle lead the charge for the 9-balls.