When they decided to do construction on the Banzai Skatepark back in November all of the locals were thrilled. That was up until they filled the bowl with dirt and let the park sit closed and dormant for months. Billy Fortier and Jon Steele could no longer sit by and watch, so they barged it... check the photos: http://www.confuzine.com/2014/01/14/park-barge-banzai-skate-park-oahu-hawaii/
Posted In Sector 9 - Downhill Division by admin Thursday, January 16, 2014
Fall for most people means the end of the skateboard season. Tyler Gillingham, Sector 9 Wheel Team rider, gets his lines before the Vancouver winter settles in.
Jackson Shapiera is an Aussie, a gentleman, adrenaline junkie, mustache grower, and to the dismay of skateboard wheels everywhere, a "Thane Destroyer"! Watch him murder some urethane on a local Oz favorite.
Posted In New Music Tuesday by admin Tuesday, January 14, 2014
Who would have thought 25 years of great underground rock n’ roll shows would land you a civic holiday? Mayor Todd Gloria of San Diego has announced today, January 14th, as 'Casbah Day'. To celebrate, Sector 9 is a proud sponsor of “25 Years of the Casbah”. You should join us, it’s your civic duty.
Sector 9 Oregon riders Ross Druckrey and Harrison DePass take advantage of a cold, dry winter and do their thing on some Eugene, OR favorites.
The PDX Sk8 Bus wasted no time packing Ross Druckrey, Troy "Turbo" Grenier, and the rest of boys in and heading south for some warmer weather. What better destination for some sunny parks and hills than Southern California?
Posted In Sector 9 - Downhill Division by admin Tuesday, January 07, 2014
The Sector 9 Race Formula wheels just took a giant step in the monstrous direction... Introducing the Steam Rollers, the biggest hunk of urethane in the Sector 9 lineup. These beasts will man-handle any cracks you can throw in their path, maintain speed downhill and in the flats, and steam clean the asphalt with their predictable slides.
With negative degree weather and positive attitudes, Sam Hammer and our own Balaram Stack crack New England ice.
Full article: http://www.surfingmagazine.com/photos/monday-photos-new-england/
Posted In Sector 9 - Downhill Division by admin Friday, January 03, 2014
The annual Skatesgiving roadtrip added a new stop to the tour this year, the legendary Ohio skateboard mecca, Skatopia. Louis Pilloni and Matt Kienzle are still giving thanks for the opportunity to skate with friends at this iconic place.