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BlackStrap Brand Highlight Week Part 4: Randal Seaton

Interview by: Justin Sampson, BlackStrap Team Manager Name: Randal Seaton             Home Mountain: Mt. Bachelor How long have you been riding for Tactics/ BlackStrap? I first started riding for Blackstrap at the beginning of last season (2013-2014). I have been riding for Tactics a little over a year now. What...
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BlackStrap Brand Highlight Week Part 3: What’s New for 2016

Words by: Jim Sanco, BlackStrap Brand Manager New for the 2015/16: – The BlackStrap Kids Line of Facegear: The Kids line falls under each of our pillars and is manufactured with the exact same attention to Quality, Technology and Functional Comfort as our adult line. We utilize the exact...
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Nike SB Free Nano

UPDATE: Due to weather forecasts, Wednesday, April 1’s wear test has been postponed until Wednesday, April 22. Theotis Beasley leaked the Nike SB Free Nano today and it gave us the perfect chance to let you in on something we’re planning…a #SkateFreeNanoEUG wear test next Wednesday, April 1. Nope, not...
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BlackStrap Brand Highlight Week Part 1: Setting the Standard

The Functionality & Comfort of a facemask is the #1 thing that has fallen to the wayside in the accessories category and the focus shifted more to “selling facegear to sell facegear and put a logo on a pros face”. For BlackStrap, function & comfort are #1 on the...
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2016 Dinosaurs Will Die Genovese Rider Review With Tyler Knutson

The 2016 DWD (Dinosaurs Will Die) Genovese features a flat camber profile creating a playful but solid board. After taking a break, from responding to emails, to head out to WWSRA, CS Rep Tyler Knutson came back stoked on the the 2016 Genovese from DWD. Check out his video...
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