Hawaii has a long list of reasons it’s considered a paradise. Beyond the warm weather, tropical rain forests and perfect beaches, it’s chock full of some of the most insane skate spots imaginable.
You might think that growing up on an island smaller than most cities would limit you, especially being surrounded by the Pacific Ocean, but Kyle Smith has managed to transform the island of Oahu into his own skateboard haven.
Don’t let the good demeanor fool you – Tyler Howell will chase you down and leave you in the dust on any road or racecourse. He hones in his skill at speed on scary roads like this where he’s at home in Southern California.
Washington native Alicia Fillback clocks fly time and gnar points every single day. As one of the hardest working females in downhill skateboarding she’s refined a freeride style all her own that mixes technical sliding, power, and a level head when stakes are high.
Thanks to everyone that came out for the grand opening of The Arbor Boardhouse in Truckee, CA. The celebration was characterized by good times, free beer, new friends, and lasting memories.
GRADE is a downhill/freeride film chronicling a year of travel with our top team riders.
Today at 3PM PST GRADE goes live on skatehousemedia.com. The best three parties will win the choice of a free James or Liam Pro Model Complete!!
Just want to give a shout out to Daddies for kicking off the GRADE Premier! Our riders had a ton of fun hanging with everyone in Portland, and we were amped on all the local fans showing up.