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Posted In Sector 9 - Downhill Division by admin Monday, June 09, 2014

Jacko's Coast Gold

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.

Posted In Sector 9 - Downhill Division by admin Monday, June 02, 2014

Product Guide: Carbon Flight

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.

Posted In Sector 9 - Downhill Division by admin Monday, May 19, 2014

Grind TV Goes Downhill

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.

Posted In Sector 9 - Downhill Division by admin Thursday, May 15, 2014

Depass Is Fast

Harrison Depass is fast, speedy, agile, swift and whatever other rapid synonyms you can think of. Try to keep up in this quick clip of Harrison ripping down a beach-bound bomber.

Posted In Events by admin Friday, May 09, 2014

Catalina Classic 2014 - Sector 9 Edition



Returning back to the island getaway for a lucky 3rd year meant that the Downhill Division had one thing on their mind... win everything! The competition was fierce, the party was legendary, and when the dust settled local bomber AJ Haiby had claimed the crown! Congrats to all of the riders who made the journey and raced their wheels off!

Posted In Sector 9 - Downhill Division by admin Wednesday, May 07, 2014

Catalina Classic - Raw Run

The Downhill Division invaded The Catalina Island Classic winning the race over 128 of the world's best downhill skateboarders. Follow the Sector 9 team down the race course on this tight technical track as Chance Gaul and Ethan Lau lead the pack. Congratulations to A.J. Haiby on the win! Full video coming soon...

Posted In Events by admin Monday, May 05, 2014

AJ Haiby Wins Catalina!

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.

Posted In Sector 9 - Downhill Division by admin Thursday, May 01, 2014

Chad Gibson: End of Summer

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.