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Sector 9 Woodshed 2016

By: Daddies Board Shop

Whoa. Whoa. Whoa. Be careful where you put that thing. Make sure you’re not keeping this in the woodshed because it’s way too rad to burn. Don’t get us wrong, this board is straight fire, but make sure to use the fire for blasting through the city, down hills and slashing skateparks to the groundRead More

Longboarding 101. Class In Session.

Robin's class celebrating the end of another class.  He his about to begin his 7th year in a row teaching classes that run from April through September in Portland, OR.  You can also take private lessons from him throughout the year.  Photo by Eastside Longboards
By: Robin McGuirk

I started my seventh year of teaching classes at Mt.Tabor through Portland Community College this Spring. That means I’ve helped hundreds of students of all ages, genders, and skill levels on how to become a better longboarder. How to manage your speed is the name of game, and doing it safely is the way IRead More

The Sector 9 Shindig Will Replace Your Old Cruiser

By: Eric Hoang

So you say The Sector 9 Shindig is just like your old school cruiser? That you don’t need a new 2016 cruiser? That you’ll just ride your downhill board around town? So if we’re to understand you correctly, you’re saying that one skateboard is just as good as another? Well, you’re wrong! And, yes, whileRead More

Finding Your Best Cruiser In 2016: The Getaway

By: Eric Hoang

The Sector 9 Getaway is a premier cruiser setup, but before I get into why this setup performs so well, I just want to stop and point out how good this board looks! From the cut of the pintail to the overall size of this cruiser, it’s a thing of beauty! Little Bits Of ExcellenceRead More