Our Compadre Noelle has been going on a bunch of adventures in between her stints as a badass stunt woman. She just dropped this edit of her and her bestie taking a day trip to Salvation Mountain, the art installation about 3 hours outside of LA. She, of course, brings along her Classic Turquoise Cruiser and […]
We teamed up with the good folks at DANG Shades to make a woodgrain print edition of their Classic frame for a special skateboard inspired pair of sunnies. These sunglasses have UV400 protection in the lenses, which also have a blue reflective coating to make sure your eyes are as safe as they are stylish. […]
It’s summertime and we here at GoldCoast just launched a new line of Longboards, Cruisers, and T-shirts! Whether you’re looking for a new Freeride board, like the mind-meltingly cool Remex Freeride or a crispy new cruiser like the Rosette, we think we’ve come up with some great new skateboards for you to get wicked with. We’ve […]
When it comes to drop through longboards, it’s hard to deny that the Serpentagram Black is pretty badass. We took the timeless skateboard graphic trope of snakes, and turned it to a twin tip tangram of an ouroboros (a snake eating its own tail) and applied that to a symmetrical seven-ply, Canadian maple drop through […]
Being from Utah, we get the benefit of great outdoors, close mountains as well as deserts, a great skate scene and, of course, being home to the unbridled fiasco that is the Sundance Film Festival. Every January the small mountain town of Park City is transformed into a glorious mess of scenesters, celebrities, and about […]
Having skated almost all of my life, I can tell you that there is absolutely nothing better than an epic skate session with your friends. It really doesn’t matter in the at all where it goes down or when, just as long as it goes down. In the back yard on a mini ramp, […]
Our compadres Seth Huot, Jeremy Jones and Alex Andrews spent the weekend with our Product Director, Brock on the road to Jackson hole for the Bolts Action Birthday Party #4. It was a great weekend filled with cliff jumping, motorcycling, skateboarding, camping, and so many shenanigans. Brock and the boys tested out the new Watershed […]
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.
We stumbled on this fun little video yesterday about transcending detention, and had to share it with all of you. TEAM DREAM TEAM – CTD 2014 from Dillon Buss on Vimeo. This video is just awesome. Where can I get that cape?! “Team Dream Team” won Most Creative in Connect the Dots, the international skateboarding, […]
We want to help you find your perfect Black Friday deal. Want a longboard? Not sure which type is for you? 40-inch pintails like the GOAL! Series Brazil longboard are great for beginner or longtime skaters. A concave in the deck makes this pintail super easy to maneuver. Big cushy wheels absorb bumps in the […]
On Saturday the Ride On PDX event that we’ve been working on for the last couple of months went down in Portland. We supplied the boards used by the artists to create the artwork, as well as made the commemorative deck they sold at the event. The list of artists who participated was really impressive. […]
Sometimes when skateboarding, you just need a little help from your friends. Good thing that’s what blood brothers are for.
During lunch today we grabbed a few skateboards, longboards and cruisers, and headed to a park here in Salt Lake City. There’s nothing like getting out of the office to shred it up like the good old days.
Revolutionary. Pioneer. Legend. Rest in peace Jay Adams. (via)
The World Cup may be over, but you can still represent your favorite country with a GOAL! Series 40″ pintail longboard.
Our Sales and Marketing Director Chris just showed up with some beer for the launch party this Friday for our collaboration with Zuriick to create the Carnales cruiser skateboard. Hope you see you there! This is only half the beer. It’ll be a night to remember (or hopefully one you can’t remember no matter how […]
Now that’s a face of a true visionary. Our Compadre Beeteeth aka Dan Christofferson created the artwork for our Carnales cruiser skateboard. Here’s some of his other artwork:
[vimeo 91085172 w=2000 h=500] What if everyone disappeared off the streets, freeways and sidewalks so you could skate or longboard wherever you wanted? No cars. No people. No cops to ticket you or take your skateboard. No bicyclists riding on the damn sidewalk where you’re trying to longboard. The Berrics and Red Digital Cinema, an American […]
This is our Product Developer Brock’s work/play/tinker space. This is where he bangs out the specs of all our longboards, cruisers, and hardware. Throughout the day he can be heard drilling, pounding, and clanking around back here. Oh, the artist’s mind. How can it function in such chaos?
— 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 […]
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, […]
— 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 […]
— 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 […]
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 […]
— 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 […]
— 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 […]
— 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. […]
COLLECTION 0002 from The Sum on Vimeo. — We have a lot of good friends in Portland, Oregon, and pretty much all of them are crazy talented. One of them just blew our minds away with this video and his new Jewelry Collection 0002. It’s bonkers. I know this has nothing to do with skateboarding […]
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-T7zyezBkuY — Well, this video is a little off topic but gets us excited. Normally we wouldn’t promote anything from the fast food industry but this got us thinking about global unity and how pumped we are for the World Series and how proud we are of our new Goal! Series. Everyones on the same […]
— The GOAL! Series of longboards was inspired by the 2014 World Cup in Brazil. The World Cup is touted as bringing the world together every 4 years, however, skateboards and skateboarding brings people together every single day. With that unifying power in mind, we created the GOAL! Series to represent the countries in which GoldCoast can […]
— The rest of the gear showed up (thanks American Airlines for nothing) and it was now time to rock and roll. Lighting was good, the crew was perfect, Albuquerque was insane. More amazing ditches throughout the city. Go there to experience it yourself. No joke, you’ll love it. Miles and miles of ditches. The […]
— Weather cleared up… kinda. Still psycho windy and about 45°, but that was bearable. Decided to go warm up and some skateparks then headed to the first ditch. Albuquerque is unreal. Everywhere you look there are amazing hills, ditches and skatespots. Untouched and no one to really bother you. I can’t describe how much […]
— We woke at the boarder of Arizona and New Mexico early Saturday morning. Then headed to North New Mexico to meet up with the rest of the crew from Utah. The goal was to shoot in the Desert for a couple days but that idea got squashed due to weather. Ended up hanging out there trying […]
— Day 1 of the Carnales Road Trip. We left Encinitas around 6am and headed out east, the end goal for the first day was Flagstaff, AZ. First stop was the Brawley Skatepark in California. Then from there we stopped at the dunes to test out some sample decks. We were gonna skate the Yuma […]
This year all eyes will be on Brazil as the world unites under a banner of camaraderie and celebration of a certain foot-centric “sport” to find a world champion. With 15 countries featured in the Goal Collection, we show that skateboarding goes beyond individual countries and unites the world. “All of us at GoldCoast feel […]
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Step One: Buy extremely large Christmas Stocking. Step Two: Fill with skateboard. The Classic Orange makes a great holiday gift for anyone you care about at all. As you can see, they’ve been quite a hit.
[spotify id=”spotify:user:chowderrr:playlist:5kvg7bg9Q8calfvKwfuTpZ” width=”300″ height=”380″ /] Every friday, we’ll be sending you into the weekend with some good vibes. A little Spotify playlist of songs we couldn’t get out of our heads that week. Follow the link below and get yourselves all hyped for a few days off.
The Slap Stick is no laughing matter, as a good cruiser board is a must have for any quiver, and this board takes it’s job very seriously. Cut from the same concave as many of the top pro model decks, The Slap Stick has pop for days, and an all new, progressive, cruiser shape that […]
— Ditch Work on the Banks. The Slap Stick Walnut has arrived. The Slap Stick is no laughing matter, as a good cruiser board is a must have for any quiver, and this board takes it’s job very seriously. Cut from the same concave as many of the top pro model decks, The Slap Stick […]
We had a great little morning session with JP Walker. Our Product Director Brock Harris put his own work to the test with a boneless on The Conflict Camo.
There’s a snake in your boots! At 40″ long, this drop through shape is sure to slither you down hills leaving a venomous trail. With it’s Century 177mm Reverse Pivot Trucks, 70mm Shred Boot Wheels, and symmetrical engineering, there’s no chance of this snake eating its own tail. Pick one up today HERE.
NEW BOARDS Available Now! Whether you are looking for a drop thru or something for bomb drops, our 2014 collection is guaranteed to drop jaws. We’ve pushed the limits of our line yet again, with new shapes, new concaves, and precision construction paired with our award winning […]
Back in 2007, Madrid artist SpY gave this mini-ramp a bit of a facelift. Part of his “Athletic Interventions” series. We’d say any tricks done in the goal zone are worth double. Corner kick-turns are mandatory, and in the case of a tie opposing teams do blunt to fakies until someone hangs up. Check out […]
Things are really going downhill fast. [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4O0qM9BVAro&w=420&h=315] Kudos to Mercedes Benz of South Africa for promoting the A 45 AMG, consequently posting one of the best downhill videos we’ve seen in a bit.
#DEVELOPYOUREYE BOOKS Take a Point Break. The printed #Developyoureye books are in, and shipping all over the world now! Our global art show, curated on Instagram, which asks participants to take photos of their surroundings in One Point Perspective lets you see that no […]
Our compadres The Mattson 2 are some of the most creative dudes we know. Vans caught up with them on tour and found out what inspires them to do what they do. Aptly named, a motto we aim to live by: Get Out and Do Something!
Please join us on Aug 1st at 7pm for the Grand Opening of our new Global HQ. We will be showing a Collection of Photographs by Weston Colton as well as free food and drink. 150 W. Commonwealth Ave, Salt Lake City, Utah 84115.
Mark Gonzales + Adidas = 15 years of inspirational, innovative, creative skateboarding. Take the time to watch the tribute to the Gonz.
This month may be hot, but we want you suffering from Sweet Exhaustion, instead. Our Sick Days Contest is now accepting entries again! Tell us why you deserve a day off work to go skate, and if you convince us, you’ll win $100 and a GoldCoast complete! ENTER HERE.
Happy Go Skateboarding Day! We can’t wait to see how you spent it. In fact, we’re giving out limited edition I Skated buttons to those who show us by hashtagging #iskated on their photos. Go outside and skate!
It’s official! Our new warehouse is complete! We’ve shipped product in from all over, and it’s finally all under one roof. Time to go celebrate with a beer or three.
[vimeo http://www.vimeo.com/67407471 w=700&h=394] — I can’t wait for this new film by Thomas Campbell. Surreality and skateboarding adventures? Um Yeah. Keep the trailers coming.
— Some really really really incredible landscape photos here, taken by Brendan Austin. I got lost in his website for a while and i’m really motivated to go travel right this second. Take a couple minutes and get lost in places you will probably never get to see with your own eye. #developyoureye. LINK […]
[vimeo http://www.vimeo.com/64954922 w=700&h=394] Common Places part 1: Chris Taylor & Brandon Getty from Jarod Taber on Vimeo. — [vimeo http://www.vimeo.com/65923393 w=700&h=394] Common Place part 2: Shawn Whisenant & Ben Gore from Jarod Taber on Vimeo. — [vimeo http://www.vimeo.com/66506615 w=700&h=394] Common Place part 3: Jai Tanju & Nich Kunz from Jarod Taber on Vimeo. — This […]
[vimeo http://www.vimeo.com/65115723 w=700&h=394] — We just got our copy of the new Steady zine and its amazing. So pumped on this thing, amazing photos and some rad illustrations from Kimou Meyer aka Grotesk. Steady is a rad little bimonthly magazine built on the desire to keep photography printed. Created by Brian Kelley, Dan Zvereff and […]
— GoldCoast Skateboards and Cinco Design are proud to announce their collaboration this Cinco de Mayo. In commemoration of Cinco’s 15-year anniversary, Cinco Design and GoldCoast Skateboards unveil five new t-shirt designs. Through GoldCoast’s Facebook account, fans will have a chance to vote on the shirt design options created by the Cinco Design Agency.GoldCoast’s Sales Director, Chris Brunstetter says, “Working […]
— A sweet little interview with our marketing and sales guru Chris Brunstetter. Check it out HERE.
— This little video that the rad folks over at Sitka made is amazing on so many different levels. I want to go skate that ramp so bad. Thanks 2fiftyfive for sending it over. LINK
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 […]
— So many things to be excited about this week. First off we are unveiling our new Brand Identity this month, a collaborative project with Portland based design firm, Cinco Design. The project was started a year ago, as Design Director, Dustin Ortiz wanted to bring the identity more in line with the brand as […]
[vimeo http://www.vimeo.com/63535469 w=700&h=394] — Are you down with O.P.P (One Point Perspective)? That symmetrical framing of a photograph that leads the viewer’s eye to a single point in the frame? We’re down, and we want you to share your perspective with us. Tag your photos of the people, places, and things you love, shot in […]
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– Brooklyn based artist Clement Valla finds some algorithmic ruptures in Google Earth. Amazing.
[vimeo http://www.vimeo.com/58950569 w=700&h=394] — This gets me really hyped and jealous on so many levels. If your not familiar with Maya Hayuk you should look into her because her work is fabulous. Really amazing stuff. Our Compadre Morgan Blair use to share a studio with her, maybe she still does, I don’t know. But Maya’s […]
— I have a bunch of excuses on why we don’t have more pictures from this trip but I wont bore you with them. Chris luckily took some photos so here are a couple of shots from the road. Amsterdam to ISPO in Munich.
[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MbLytE9e4Mk&w=640&h=360] — Jay Nelson builds amazing structures, fun tree houses and mobile homes. Their fun and ridiculous and I’m excited that he’s making them.
[vimeo http://www.vimeo.com/53861589 w=700&h=394] — This goes without saying but Twist aka Barry Mcgee is amazing. He was a huge influence for me when I was younger and am still pumped on everything he does. If you don’t know anything about him, you should look him up, and buy all of his books.
[vimeo http://www.vimeo.com/57320065 w=700&h=394] — YES! So stoked that this is available online. Jolby and Friends, aka Josh & Colby who worked on The Origin. I met these two cats back in college and have been friends with them every since. These guys are incredibly talented and I’m stoked to see their work grow and grow, […]
[vimeo http://www.vimeo.com/56605338 w=700&h=394] — I really want to go to Myanmar now. Seriously, I was speechless after watching this. Another amazing video by Patrik Wallner. If you haven’t seen the Meet the Stans Video yet your missing out.
[vimeo http://www.vimeo.com/57074015 w=700&h=393] — I’m so stoked to finally share this video with everyone. It’s a fun project that we worked on with the talented crew at Hidden Notice. We started this project to give a little insight into the brand. We were really proud about half of the company is based in Utah and […]
— Beacons surf spot of San Diego inspired the design and function of GoldCoast’s new cruiser board, The Beacon. The graphic was inspired and created in search of the perfect spot. Whether it’s your perfect skate or surf spot, The Beacon will guide you there with its functional design and soft cruiser wheels “The board was created with […]
[vimeo http://www.vimeo.com/55094977 w=700&h=394] — Super Fancy. Thats all I have to say.
— Nylon Mag set up a Pop-Up Shop in New York and they featured a couple GoldCoast boards; The Pier and The Valve. More photos HERE.
[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qDf8VtkSdb4] — Richie Jackson showing off the art of keeping style an individual art form. Classic moves with classic steez. — [vimeo http://www.vimeo.com/54625237 w=700&h=394] — Meanwhile in Hawaii things are getting loose with Alex Knost and Ellis Ericson. They had a sweet little art show in Encinitas at UNIV showing off some of their […]
Some images from Daniel Zvereff during the blackout in downtown Manhattan during Hurricane Sandy. The Flat Iron building in a lighting that probably won’t be seen for another decade. Probably the most popular way to showcase the blackout was an image of a glowing empire amidst the darkness. More images on Zvereff.com HERE.
[vimeo http://www.vimeo.com/53955922 w=700&h=394] — A touching little video about the effects of Sandy and the scene back in Rockaway. It really is a tragedy what happened back east and everyone out there is still in our thoughts. I spent a lot of time on those boardwalks when I lived in New York and its so […]
[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Jt6vj2ngA_A&w=640&h=360] — Tis the season and we are very okay with winter being here. Our compadre Seth Huot just sent us this little video from last season.
[vimeo http://www.vimeo.com/52826271 w=700&h=394] — If this doesn’t make you want to go out and skate I don’t know what will. Beautiful work.
[vimeo http://www.vimeo.com/52453773 w=700&h=394] — This is an amazing video, plain and simple. We were able to meet up with Daniel Zvereff in Berlin right after the trip and got to hear a lot of the stories. More than could fit into a 30min video. But forsure you should watch it. Then head over to Zvereff’s […]
[vimeo http://www.vimeo.com/52010073 w=700&h=394] — Good friend and talented musician Joel West just sent me this little mini-documentary charting the recording sessions of The Tree Ring’s second album “Brushbloom”. The record is a collaboration with Camarada, a San Diego chamber ensemble, and was tracked as a mostly-live recording featuring nine different musicians. Album available at music.treeringmusic.com If […]
— GoldCoast, A Ply Design. We look at plywood a lot. It’s a primary ingredient of our products, as well as a brilliantly designed material. Two directions of veneers are pressed together to create something that is stronger than if they were all going one way. That idea permeates our whole mentality. The things we make combine the clean […]
[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fgKqO-F_6QI] — This is an amazing series about Subcultures, a must watch for sure. This one focus’s on the “Teddy Boys” to the “Punks”. All Ideas come from somewhere.
[vimeo http://www.vimeo.com/49420983 w=700&h=394] — An amazing little animation by Artist Philipp Artus. A great little visual exercise to blow your mind “I grew up in Bremen, Northern Germany, which is quite close to the sea, yet surfing is rather difficult as we don’t get good swell there. So as a kid, I did a lot […]
[vimeo http://www.vimeo.com/50406912 w=700&h=393] When Outrageous Was Possible from Petrolicious on Vimeo. — Who didn’t dream of this car when they were a little kid. So good. Such good style. This short little video got me really hyped to start sketching.
[vimeo http://www.vimeo.com/48999788 w=700&h=394] Volcom Snow | #IP2 | Seth Huot & Cody Beiersdorf from Snowboarder Magazine on Vimeo. — So our long time Compadre Seth Huot rips at snowboarding. And we aren’t just saying that just because he is a good friend and has been apart of the GoldCoast family since day one. We are […]
[vimeo http://www.vimeo.com/49545320 w=700&h=394] — An amazing little animation comparing two of the best cities in the world, Paris & New York.