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Black Century C80 Trucks

Black Century C80 Trucks

One of the most crucial component in a longboard complete is the trucks. Much like the suspension on your car, your trucks will make a big impact on how your board rides. Whether you are into cruising, downhill, freeride, or slalom, the choices you make about your longboard trucks should line up with your riding […]

How It’s Made: The Infinitas Drop Through Longboard

How It’s Made: The Infinitas Drop Through Longboard

See how GoldCoast Skateboards puts together the Infinitas Drop Through Longboard at the GoldCoast Headquarters in Salt Lake City Utah. If you have any questions about the Infinitas or any of the GoldCoast line, leave it in the comments! Watch it on YouTube Here and check out our Vimeo Page for more videos.  

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Thumbnails: Brooks Sterling

Thumbnails: Brooks Sterling

Thumbnails is a collection of short films that focus on unique individuals, who have established careers based on their creative interests. Each film focuses on a person that I look up to or admire because of the unwavering dedication that they have for their craft. Within an episode, Thumbnails presents a brief history of what […]

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Rolleroid Bearings

Rolleroid Bearings

RollerRoid GoldCoast’s Rolleroid Bearings are designed to develop fun instantly. Our special chemical development process lubricates these stainless steel beauties to achieve breathtaking results every time. Daylight, low light, even at night, Rolleroid Bearings always capture the momentum and deliver memories to last a lifetime. Shop Rolleroid Bearings

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VHS (Very High Speed)

VHS (Very High Speed)

“In a world without justice, one man must battle against all odds to defeat a tyrranical robot army, save his daughter from certain doom, all in time to defend his Arm Wrestling Championship belt!” GoldCoast’s VHS (Very High Speed) Bearings are custom designed, precision built, and will keep you rolling longer than the end credits. […]

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GoldCoast InstaCatalog

GoldCoast InstaCatalog

We’re excited to launch the GoldCoast InstaCatalog! It’s a really cool way to explore the components that make up Our boards. Do some exploring and check out what makes our completes the best designed boards in skateboarding. Learn more about the GoldCoast Skateboard Bearings : @goldcoastbearings,  @helshredica, @rolleroids, @vhsbearings Check out what are skateboards roll on: @shredboots And last […]

Helshredica Swiss Bearings

Helshredica Swiss Bearings

Get Your Bearings! After months of development, testing, re-testing, and designing we are proud to introduce GoldCoast Bearings. Three levels of fast that can upgrade any ride you use them on. Let’s get to know these rockin’ rollers shall we? Introducing the Helshredica Swiss Precision Bearings From Zurich to Zermatt, everyone knows that when you […]

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Analog // Julian Martin

Analog // Julian Martin

Our compadre Julian Martin was recently followed for a day for a rad series of short films called Analog. Watch the video below and see some of our favorite behind the scenes photos. Analog // Julian Martin from Matt Mangham on Vimeo. Analog is a series of stories that explores the current state of film […]

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Jetty Selects

Jetty Selects

Another week goes by and we want to brag about another set of images from our Pink House Trip in Joshua Tree. This time around were gonna show off the Jetty, the new 28″ Cruiser skateboard. This little shred stick is one of my new personal favorites, we took everything we loved about the Pier […]

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Twinchronicity Film

Twinchronicity Film

Our compadres the Mattson 2 have set out to make the first ever feature film to be shot entirely on a GoPro called Twinchronicity. If your not familiar with the Mattson 2 you should definitely check them out, they’ve been a huge inspiration for us over the years. Our Design Director Dustin Ortiz helped with […]

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URB Trade Show Brazil

URB Trade Show Brazil

We recently took a trip down to São Paulo, Brazil for the URB Trade show. It was the first time for most of us to be in Brazil, and South of the equator. It was amazing, the food was great, people were so kind, trade show was successful, and the Cachaça was a first for […]

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Go Outside this Summer

Go Outside this Summer

Your new summer mode of Transportation, The GoldCoast Jetty is an updated cruiser board for the young at heart. Super stoked to have those words written about one of our new favorites, the Jetty by the one and only Outside Magazine. Check it out here. We are beyond stoked with the new cruiser, the Jetty. Coming […]

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Jetty Cruiser

Jetty Cruiser

This week we are posting up a curated selection for the Jetty Cruiser. Coming in hot in two different color ways, you can look G’d up from the feet up. Above us the Jetty Blue and below us the Jetty Orange, both bright, bold and beautiful. Well at least we think so. Let us know […]

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Infinitas Pintail Selects

Infinitas Pintail Selects

This week, were showcasing our favorite images featuring the Infinitas Collection, which includes the drop through, the pintail, the cruiser and the long sleeve tee and short sleeve shirts. Every time I go through these photos from the trip, I get reminded on how epic it was. Everyone should experience a road trip out to […]

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Seven Photo Zine

Seven Photo Zine

Our compadres Julian Martin & Brooks Sterling recenetly had an art show in San Clemente California. Epic turn out with epic photos. They made a limited edition zine for the show and now its available in a digital format. Check it out below.   A collaborative black and white zine called Seven by Julian Martin, […]

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Infinitas Pintail

Infinitas Pintail

Next up, the curated selection for the Infinitas Pintail. Dark, Sexy, lovable this Pintail oozy’s mysteriousness. Pare it with the Infinitas L/S shirt and you got yourself a perfect combo. Some other objects we love: The Heart Pendant by The Sum The Chaper Knife by James Brand Acrylic Watch Hat by Carhartt EDC Brass Key […]

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Raw Century Trucks

Raw Century Trucks

We love our new Century Trucks so much we decided to spend a couple days taking some glamor shots of them. We locked ourselves in our photo studio with our compadre Stone Crandall and tried to make some magic. What do you think? Did we succeed.  

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Death to Summer

Death to Summer

Who wants some epic screen printed posters with large graphics from the Watershed Collection? We do for sure. The perfect graduation gift so I think were gonna get a small run printed just before summer. Coming Soon.

Watershed Selects

Watershed Selects

Instead of showing all the photos from our Pink House Trip out in Joshua Tree we figured we would break them up into different bundles. So here is a bunch of Watershed Selects from our Compadre Julian Martin, photographer, filmer, surfer, skateboarder and overall epic human. If you haven’t been out to Joshua Tree before […]

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Compadre Andrew Reyes

Compadre Andrew Reyes

Artist, skateboarder and our Compadre Andrew Reyes is an amazing human and incredible illustrator. He recently had a show at Said Space in Encinitas, Calfornia and it was a packed house. Andrew Reyes is an artist and designer from Chula Vista, California. While not working in Encinitas at Vapor Studio on the emerging room goods brand Swenyo, Andrew […]

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Watershed Cruiser

Watershed Cruiser

  Here’s a curated selection of goods that we feel merchandise nicely with our new Watershed Cruiser skateboard. This little cruiser board is the ultimate traveling machine, take it everywhere you go. Here are some other summer goodies we like: Vans Classic Authentic in crisp red Paradise Garage shirt by Bianca Chandon Richer Poorer Athletic […]

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The Pink House Trip in Joshua Tree

The Pink House Trip in Joshua Tree

Over spring break 2015, we traveled to the beautiful Yucca Valley desert, aka Joshua Tree. We packed up our friends old Dodge family wagon and heading out. We spent a week at the self described “La Casita Rosa” or ” The Pink House” skateboarding, exploring and taking photos. Take a look at our lookbook and […]

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ISPO 2015

ISPO 2015

— Before heading over to ISPO this year, we decided to have a little stop over in Paris for a couple days. A quick little inspiration trip in one my favorite cities in the world. Weather was a little wet and rainy but was able to rent a bike and cruise around the city to […]

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Tracked out with Julian Martin

Tracked out with Julian Martin

Our compadres Julian Martin and Evan Tipton had some fun with our new cruiser The Track. This thing is so much fun to rip around, check out the photos below from a local little ditch. — All photographs by Julian Martin.      

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EverydayCarry

EverydayCarry

Our design director shot this fun little image of the things he carry’s and uses on a daily basis. First and foremost his pen and paper, the Zebra F-701 is the pen of choice along with a Field Notes or a trusty napkin. A bottle opener and knife are also a must. Check out EVERYDAYCARRY […]

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Iceland Trip

Iceland Trip

Our compadre Nate Gunn and a crew of friends took an epic little trip to Iceland to do some exploring, camping, and of course some skateboarding. Check out some of the beautiful images from their journey to the visual wonderland of Iceland. —

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A CRUISER FOR THE UNIQUE

A CRUISER FOR THE UNIQUE

— Your skateboard should be a reflection of you, and you’re unique. You don’t want the board everyone else has — you want the board everyone WISHES they had! We put what we love about skating into our hodge podge Pier Camo Tail maple cruiser for the skater who wants a little bit of everything […]

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THE ESTATE

THE ESTATE

Some of our compadres down in Texas are having an epic art show at Two Bronze Doors. — Two Bronze Doors is pleased to announce the opening of The Artist Estate Sale on Saturday, July 19th from 6pm to 10pm. The Artist Estate Sale brings together some of Dallas’ most inspired young artists including Kyle Confehr, Emily Stoker, Brent Ozaeta, […]

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CONGRATULATIONS GERMANY!

CONGRATULATIONS GERMANY!

— Congratulations to Germany for their fourth World Cup championship! Congratulations to all of Germany’s fans worldwide. Ride this GOAL! Series Germany 40” pintail maple longboard on your way to celebrate like a German (read as: get belligerent drunk). Check out our other 14 GOAL! Series boards that represent the countries in which GoldCoast can be found around the […]

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KING OF DOWNHILL SLIDE

KING OF DOWNHILL SLIDE

— The first time I saw Sergio skate in real life was back in 2009 I think. At Slidefest in San Diego if I remember correctly. The guy skates so fast and with so much control and style it’s really amazing to see in real life. This is a rad little video about him. A […]

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GIVEAWAY CONTEST: Discover the Details (July 1-31)

GIVEAWAY CONTEST: Discover the Details (July 1-31)

During July we’re hosting a Facebook contest and will give away one Process drop through longboard complete. One of the pillars of our brand is “Aware” because by staying aware of our surroundings, we can find inspiration in details everywhere. To enter the contest: Go to our Facebook album titled “GIVEAWAY CONTEST: Discover the details […]

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YOSEMITE & THE PROCESS

YOSEMITE & THE PROCESS

— There are tons of incredible National Parks throughout the US, and I would highly recommend going to as many as possible. I’ve been trying to go to Yosemite once a year for a good portion of my life and every time I make the journey I’m never disappointed. This years trip was a little shorter […]

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KICK OFF

KICK OFF

— Brazil will kick off the 2014 World Cup tomorrow in Sao Paolo with a match against Croatia! Here’s a detail shot of the GOAL! Series Brazil 40” pintail longboard to honor the hosting nation. We’ll be cruising around on this 7-ply maple beauty to celebrate the beginning of the tournament and the other GOAL! boards throughout the month […]

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STAY RAD DAD

STAY RAD DAD

— Skateboarding with your kids is something relatively new to parents, but as the generations of skateboarders get older it’s becoming more common to see family packs of shredders at the skatepark or skating a flat bar in the cul de sac. This Father’s Day, let’s make “going skating” the new “playing catch” with Dad. […]

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NEW BRAND IDENTITY

NEW BRAND IDENTITY

We’re unveiling our new brand identity this month, a collaborative project with Portland-based design firm Cinco Design. This project started a year ago as Design Director Dustin Ortiz wanted to bring the identity more in line with the brand as its evolved. The new identiy is a more accurate reflection of GoldCoast’s brand pillars of […]

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COMPADRE DENIS CARRIER

COMPADRE DENIS CARRIER

We’ve recently collaborated with French artist, Denis Carrier, who is known for his humorous, handmade and vector techniques. His illustrations are funny and, like GoldCoast, simple. His collaboration with us falls nothing short of that humor and simplicity with the Freedom shirt. “Riding my board instills a great sense of freedom within me so bringing […]

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CALIFORNIA DESIGN, UTAH ENGINEERING

CALIFORNIA DESIGN, UTAH ENGINEERING

GoldCoast and Hidden Notice Premiere “California Design, Utah Engineering” — The video “California Design, Utah Engineering” documents the day-to-day lives of GoldCoast’s Product Developer Brock Harris and Design Director Dustin Ortiz to showcase how the two opposites find inspiration within their surroundings. Watch for a deeper look into the mash up of opposites that come […]

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LIGHT UP WITH THE NEW BEACON

LIGHT UP WITH THE NEW BEACON

Light it Up and Find Your Perfect Spot with The Beacon The Beacons Surf Spot of San Diego inspired the design and function of GoldCoast’s new cruiser board, The Beacon. Beacons Surf Spot is located in the city of Leucadia just north of Encinitas. The graphic was inspired and created in search of the perfect […]

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GOLDCOAST TELLS SALVO STORY

GOLDCOAST TELLS SALVO STORY

Story of The Salvo The deep, dark waters and rolling hills of Jalama Beach inspired GoldCoast’s Design Director to create the artwork featured on the base of the 27” Salvo cruiser. Located about an hour from the city of Santa Barbara, Jalama Beach is a unique place left untouched by civilization. — The GoldCoast way […]

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