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Posted In Sector 9 - Surf Team by admin Tuesday, April 29, 2014

The Long Game

Our own soft spoken, hard charging, California nomad Rusty Long talks with the X-Games, albeit quietly. Watch here for big waves and small egos.

Posted In Video by admin Thursday, April 24, 2014

Glow Wheel Fundamentals

Sector 9 has teamed up with Sunset and their Flare LED Wheels to light up the night with Glow Wheel Fundamentals. These Flare LED Wheels offer the brightest LEDs in the industry and have the capacity to glow for a staggering 100,000 hours! The LED wheels self-power from the spinning motion of the wheel, therefore no batteries are ever required. Get your glow on today!

Posted In Sector 9 - Downhill Division by admin Wednesday, April 23, 2014

Skate[Slate] - Slick Shoes Review

With the expansion of the ShredThane line comes the 71mm Slick Shoes. For smooth predictable slides without the need for high speeds, the Slick Shoes fit the bill. Skate[Slate] grabbed a few sets over the weekend and put them through the motions, see what they had to say about the wheels here: http://www.skateslate.com/blog/2014/04/21/review-sector-9-slick-shoes/

       

Posted In Sector 9 - Downhill Division by admin Monday, April 21, 2014

Raw Run: Easter Bunny

Did the Easter Bunny forget to hide the eggs this year? Well that's because he was out smashing the hills!

Posted In Events by admin Monday, April 14, 2014

Downhill Disco Raw Runs

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.

Posted In New Music Tuesday by admin Tuesday, April 08, 2014

New Music Tuesday #64 - Warpaint

In some kind of perfect world LA’s all girl psych dreamers, Warpaint, met up with director/former pro skater, Laben Pheidias, to make a double video. The result is our latest band crush dancing in the street and night skating with Justin Eldridge and our old friend Kris Markovich. This weekend you can find us swaying to Warpaint’s woozy set at Coachella.

Posted In Sector 9 - Surf Team by admin Tuesday, April 08, 2014

Product Guide: Striker

Somewhere between the surf and the streets is where the Striker makes its home. Easy cruising and aggressive carving is where this board shines. While pumping down the boardwalk you may find yourself dreaming of right-handers and tropical getaways.

Posted In Sector 9 - Skate Team by admin Monday, April 07, 2014

Billy Fortier: Cholos Session

Billy Fortier is a pool shark. Not the kind you find smoldering at your local bar, but the kind that builds renegade bowls in the jungle, will jump any fence for a few runs, plus has access to private backyards like the Cholos Bowl.

Billy Fortier cholos shred sesh from Chris Miyashiro on Vimeo.