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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 - Surf Team by admin Friday, May 02, 2014

Jensen Callaway, A New Path

Jensen Callaway has done it all in the world of surfing. He has toured the world, competed against the best, and ridden for the industries top companies. However he now follows a different path from his hometown of Jupiter; a rewarding path that allows him to support his local community.

See the full interview from The Atlantic Current here: http://theatlanticcurrent.com/2014/04/28/jensen-callaway/

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.

Posted In Sector 9 - Surf Team by admin Wednesday, April 30, 2014

Helles On Wheels

Ricky Whitlock and Karl Strauss Brewing Co. teamed up to create a collaboration libation that will be known as "Helles On Wheels". Starting in mid-May our joint effort will be available for a limited time at the Downtown San Diego Karl Strauss brew pub.



This week’s jam fell out of the sky in the form of Dylan Baldi’s, Cloud Nothings. The first single, “I’m Not Part of Me” is a murky, hook laden combination of noise pop and post punk that makes you hit repeat. Their third album, 'Here and Nowhere Else', floats in on the Carpark label. You can hear the single below on Soundcloud. Soundcloud Nothings?


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 Photographers by admin Monday, April 28, 2014

CRVIS3R Perfil: Jeff Budro

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

Posted In Sector 9 - Surf Team by admin Monday, April 28, 2014

Balaram's Panama Recon

Sector 9 East Coast agent Balaram Stack and comrade Michael Dunphy execute a mission to Panama. View the recon below.

Island View from Thomas Brothers Productions on Vimeo.

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/