Posts tagged “Galactic G

Small Biz: Ultra Slappy Wax

This is our Small/Local Business review segment! Where we take a look at up and coming start up brands and businesses.

First up, Ultra Slappy Wax out of Bradenton, FL. Ultra Slappy Wax is a local skate wax company ran by Shawn Koi. Shawn’s a skateboarder, dedicated dad, and driven entrepreneur.

Photo via IG @Ultraslappywax

It’s always killer to see someone break out the norm and start their own thing. Shawn’s been putting in a lot of work over the years. Officially launching Ultra Slappy Wax back in 2013, he’s been on the grind ever since.

Photo via IG @Ultraslappywax

If you went to the most recent Tampa Pro chances are you could of crossed paths with Shawn. He had his booth set up at SPoT and hung out for the weekend. Shawn’s been hustle and gaining clientele and support across Florida.

He’s doing something he’s passionate about, while being a good father in the process. Shawn’s son, famously dubbed “Slappy Wax Kid” is usually by his Dad’s side and stoked for the day. Shawn’s one of the hardest working dudes in the Florida skate scene hands down. Make sure to give them a follow on Instagram at @ultraslappywax and support small business in the process.

Photo via IG @Ultraslappywax

To name a few shops in Florida carrying Shawn’s goods… Westside Skate Shop , Skate Park of Tampa, and Galactic G in Orlando Fl. Make sure to click on the highlighted words above to visit and check out some of what Ultra Slappy Wax has to offer!

Thanks for reading and remember, support local!


‘Hot Staff’ – Ashton Dohany – Woodward 2013

Ashton Dohany literally shreds anything you put in front of him. That is why he spends time in the summers at Camp Woodward in Pennsylvania teaching future shredders.


Random Photo | 08.17.13

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Ashton Dohany, Smith Grind, Bradenton Riverwalk Skatepark, Bradenton, FL. Photo © No Comply Skateboard Mag

 


Random Photo | 07.05.2013

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Ashton Dohany, Melon to fakie over the hip, SPoT.

Ashton Dohany, Melon to fakie over the hip, SPoT.


Midtown Skatepark | “Clip of the Week #46” – Dexter Caruthers – Galactic G

The level of skateboarding in Florida just continues to amaze. Midtown Skatepark’s newest Clip of the Week features Galactic G team rider Dexter Caruthers.


Galactic G Welcomes Justin Lee

Galactic G Skateshop in Orlando proudly welcomes Justin Lee to their team. Guest appearance by Kenny Day.

Filmed and Edited by Tommy Bohn.


Quick Clip: Damon Hall

Short clip of Galactic G Skateshop team rider Damon Hall with a quick crooked grind at a sick spot in Orlando. Filmed by Blair Bauer. Check out Blair at Aztec Skateboards.