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Getting Technical with DB Longboards

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By: Jeff Hannig

Based out of Washington State, DB Longboards is Daddies’ neighbor to the north! The DB crew has been crafting boards since 2003 and over the years has built a reputation for their quality construction and progressive deck design capabilities. In recent years DB has seriously stepped up their game...

Never Summer 2017 Snowboards

Never Summer 2017 Snowboards
By: Daddies Board Shop

Who’s ready for El Nino? Just Last year El Nino brought us an amazing season here in the Pacific Northwest and let me tell you, none of us were ready. Yet Never Summer has the Snowboard industry on lock when it comes to all different riding styles on the...

Rockin’ Socks On Lock

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By: Jeff Hannig

Stock up on socks. It’s summer, so that means it’s time for shorts. And with shorts, you have two choices: go sockless or rock some killer socks. Here are some of our fav’s for this summer. Nintendo x Vans, Donkey Kong Vans and Nintendo are a match made in...

Leather Envy

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By: Jeff Hannig

Odds are you don’t have leathers. But everyone you idolize does. So what the hell should you do? Stop skating? Stop pushing yourself? Absolutely not. Instead, read about what your favorite riders wore before they could afford leathers. We’ve asked our team riders, friends, and favorite riders what they...

longboarding’s Awkward Stage

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By: Jeff Hannig

Remember when you were in elementary school and you were friends with everyone you met? And then you got a little bit older and started to reign in your group of friends? That’s what longboarding is doing: it’s consolidating. Those who got into the sport 10 years ago have...

A Conversation with Greg Noble of Team NoBull

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By: Jeff Hannig

Greg Noble is the heart of the longboard crew Team NoBull which originated out of Texas. He’s the living, breathing, personification of the crew, and he’s pretty much what you’d expect – a ball of energy. He and some of his crew came out to Portland for the G-Ride...

Loaded Icarus Board (Exclusive)

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By: Eric Hoang

Flight of the Icarus! The Loaded Icarus is here to set you free. Freshly pressed from the Loaded Factory, this board is unlike anything we’ve seen before. This board is 38.5 inches long, 8.75 inches wide, with a 28 inch wheelbase. Right off the bat, we set this thAAng...

Save A Tree, Ride A Comet.

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By: Jeff Hannig

Jason Salfi is the owner of Comet Skateboards and his start in skateboarding sounds pretty familiar. He started off on a “tupperware board” tic-tacing in his driveway and slamming on the neighborhood hill. It wasn’t until five years later when he and a group of friends built a vert...

P-Town Throwdown Champ

Cummings (center) sporting a well deserved smirk after defending his 2015 P-Town Throwdown Title.
By: Jeff Hannig

Colby Cummings (center) proves his 2015 P-Town Throwdown win was no fluke after winning again for back to back wins in 2016. Cummings has aspirations to beat the course record next year, so in the spirit of long distance push racing, it would seem the lead he has on...

The First Year vs. The First 48 Hours

The Destination for my first 48? The Mecca, Maryhill.
By: Jeff Hannig

It took me about a year or so to learn how to grind a curb, kickflip, and confidently ride down a hill on a skateboard. When I was a kid, skateboarding was an adventure; something to do with my friends; a non-stop challenge. But as I got older, the...