November 25, 2014 – 2:57 PM | No Comment

Omen Longboards started with the Carbon Matrix, which was the collaboration between a bunch of local Seattle skaters including Nate Blackburn and Trevor Preston. Omen didn’t have a physical location at the time, so the Matrix was outsourced to a local company. Due to the relatively low price tag (compared to other carbon boards) Omen gained some notoriety pretty quickly. After a little under a year, Omen procured space in a north Seattle garage and started producing the first Pike prototypes.

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SKATEBOARDING FOR PEACE IN THE MIDDLE EAST
August 15, 2012 – 3:55 AM | No Comment
SKATEBOARDING FOR PEACE IN THE MIDDLE EAST

SKATEBOARDING FOR PEACE IN THE MIDDLE EAST How a Team of Skaters, Surfers and a Peace Organization Made History The idea seems rather preposterous at first glance. What would happen if you took 30 skateboards and 30 helmets and brought them to kids in Israel and the Palestinian Territories?

Custom Vans Shoes Artwork by Shed Designs – Customize Yourself!
June 26, 2012 – 4:19 PM | No Comment
Custom Vans Shoes Artwork by Shed Designs – Customize Yourself!

Now Cameron, along with his close friends Mac Gardiner and Tia Addison, have created the company Shed Designs as a platform to sell their custom designed shoes, hats, skateboards and longboards.

Xylan Longboards Light The Way
April 20, 2012 – 7:32 PM | No Comment
Xylan Longboards Light The Way

There is no doubt that the longboard market is creating some truly revolutionary products. From specialized carbon fiber decks to grippy yet fast wheels and sophisticated truck designs, retailers and consumers are constantly hit with new ideas. Some products are instant sensations while others fizzle and vanish into obscurity.

New Xylan Weirdo Graphic!
April 6, 2012 – 4:11 PM | No Comment
New Xylan Weirdo Graphic!

We just set up Pat with the newest Xylan graphic, The Weirdo! Its got a super 80′s look with all the splats and crazy neon colors in Xylite! We have a new printing process that allows the Xylite to be even brighter than it was before!

The Magic of Xylan: Reflective Helmets and Decks
February 18, 2012 – 11:02 PM | No Comment
The Magic of Xylan: Reflective Helmets and Decks

Xylite – Welcome to the future of skate graphics!! No longer are flat lifeless images necessary, enter Xylan and our crazy new material “Xylite”.

The AXS Longboard Retailer Launch Party Was Awesome!
January 9, 2012 – 11:52 PM | No Comment
The AXS Longboard Retailer Launch Party Was Awesome!

SoCal rules!! So we went down to Long Beach California Jan 5 for the launch of AXS Longboard Retailer Magazine (oh yea and to go to Agenda 2012) and had a blast, 28 degrees celsius and sunny in January! We hung out with Michael Brooke and Rick Tetz for the weekend, drank some tequila (Thanks to Pablo and Don from Loaded) and chilled at the Hilton Long beach! Famous Dave’s BBQ did a great job hosting our launch party, great ribs, wings and nice cold beer!