Skater O&O - check Made in the USofA - check
Phonecalls from the west coast where Tom & Walter from Far Out Dist can talk OG skating - check
Local Maine Skater on the Team - check
Underground Wheel Co. was a no brainer for us at LBS, and you guys supported it from day one. They've been a supporter of Mike G of StepDad Mag, and we're a supporter of most anything skater owned & operated. We sold right through our first round of wheels from them and are all stocked up for the fall & indoor winter season.
We made sure to get a few sets of the Brick Bashers in - specifically designed to allow riding rough surfaces. They're 82A with a harder inner core that allow them to perform like harder wheel with a softer riding surface. Soft and smooth but are still responsive like harder wheels. The Comic Pop wheels are flat spot resistant. The Endangered Species wheel is the way to go if you want to help out the environment while getting a fresh set of wheels. Part of the proceeds from this wolf wheel will go to the NRDC. Then the Bombers, we set up a ton of cruisers for folks - some are getting back into skating after a hiatus, some are using their cruiser to get around town, whatever the reason these are great wheels for a smooth, efficient ride at 80A & 64mm.
Part of the Underground Team traveled around California - camping, skating, steaming it up in hot springs. They'll be releasing short videos on their Instagram over the next few weeks. Team rider Nick Gibson was about to head home and on his last day in California he made it over to the Berrics and landed this on his first try...