We recently brought five Arbor Downhill team riders to Southern California to showcase the 2015 Arbor Downhill Collection. The new collection offers a variety of shapes for the different styles and disciplines of Downhill featured in the film.
Kyler Martz is a Seattle based illustrator, muralist, and tattoo artist, who mixes nautical, old-world, and organic themes to create unique icons from our storied past.
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.
Norman Plante carries one of the most recognizable styles with him everywhere he goes, whether it’s the East Coast or the West Coast, and we filmed this with Norm before he headed back home to hibernate for the rest of winter.
We sent the boys, Liam Morgan and Brandon Tissen, to South Africa for the Hot Heels Race. When they weren’t on the racetrack or going hard in the club, they met with the locals to clock some laps and get deep in the set to deliver this compilation of raw clips.
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.