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Polar & Traffic Fall Arrivals

Just in time for some of the best skate weather the year beholds, our fall Polar and Traffic boards have made way through the door. As Philadelphia finalizes it's efforts to demolish the legendary Love Park Traffic came through with a limited press of Love Park inspired decks and lapels. The Traffic Parks & Rec Deck is one that'll go down in history for sure. Alongside the Traffic goods, Polar has graced us with the presence of a bunch of new decks. Polar ran another couple colors in the Polar Alv No Complies Deck, several boards with a more illustrative inspired decks such as the Polar Alv Garden deck and the Polar Hjalte Halberg Night Watch deck, alongside the Polar Rodriguez Kev...

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Polar Skate co. 2016 Spring Line Has Landed

Alongside Polar's new video release we've as well had the arrival of their Spring 2016 line up of decks; with sizes spanning from 8.0 to 8.5 in popsicle shapes and the signature P8 shape there's something for everyone here. All Polar Skate co. decks are made in the USA at Generator Woodshop to ensure quality that's built to last meanwhile putting a buck or two back into the good 'ol homeland.  Here's Aaron Herrington's part from Static IV to get you thinking about if and why you should support a skateboard company that's easily influencing the proper direction of pushing these wooden toys in our era.

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Polar Skate Co Video Premiere

People is proud to premiere Polar Skate Co's new video, "I like it here inside my mind, Don't wake me up this time" by Pontus Alv, April 21st @ 7PM. We'll be breaking out the projector to watch it on the big screen and offering some special deals. The DVD will be available so break open those piggybanks and support hard copies! We know this is short notice, but make it if you can and bring your friends! Let's get together, drink some beer and watch some skateboarding!

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Polar X Converse Cons CTAS Pro sneakers are in stock! and check out short film, Manhattan Days

We are pleased to introduce the Converse CONS X Polar Skate Co. Collection, marking the brand’s first collaboration with the inspirational Swedish skateboarding company founded by Converse CONS ambassador, Pontus Alv, in 2010. The collection is stylishly embellished with the Polar Skate Co. logo and reflects the creative attitude of both brands. Polar Skate Co. constantly pushes the boundaries of skateboarding culture from its base in Malmö, Sweden – all the while bringing a unique sense of fun, style and creativity that is synonymous with a new wave of brands that are transforming the skate industry. This new collection was born of Pontus Alv’s desire to create a range of products that he and his crew would want to...

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"Trocadéro Days" by Pontus Alv

Here is a quick 4:30 second lesson on how to have fun riding a skateboard. wallrides, goofing around, slappies. This gets me stoked! If this doesn't make you want to Grab some Chuck Taylor skate hi's, a Polar No-Complies forever P3 deck, a Polar 3 way Pullover hoodie or a Polar Hangtime tee and shred with your friends, I don't know what will.

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