Gold Coast Longboards

A Brief Introduction To Gold Coast Longboards

The company offers a wide range of longboards and longboarding equipment each suited different mode of riding. It is therefore popular among riders of all skill level. Their price ranges from $77 to $ 250 but all ensure good quality attracting customers from all backgrounds. Their deck ranges from 34 inches to 44 inches. They are typically made from a few plies of hard maple wood or bamboo. They are very fast and provide good balance. They encompass great strength, stability, longevity and ensure smooth rides. The boards have great graphic design. They can travel smoothly on any kind or terrain be it a pool, rail, bumpy roads, etc. Cruising, carving, and commuting become easy with these boards around.

Latest Gold Coast Longboards

Standard Red Pintail Longboard

Standard Red Pintail LongboardFeatures:

  • 44″ Long x 10″ Wide
  • 30″ Wheelbase
  • 7 Ply Canadian Maple
  • Die Cut Grip Tape
  • Shred Boot Wheels, 70mm, 85A
  • Century C80 Reverse Pivot Trucks
  • 85A Barreled Bushings
  • GoldCoast VHS Bearings

Orbit Pintail Longboard

Orbit Pintail LongboardFeatures:

  • 40″ Long x 9″ Wide
  • 57″ Wheelbase
  • 5 Ply Bamboo/ Maple Hybrid
  • Clear Grip Tape
  • Shred Boots Wheels, 70mm, 85A
  • Century C80 Regular Pivot Trucks
  • 86 a Barreled Bushings
  • GoldCoast VHS Bearings

Infinitas Drop Through Longboard

Infinitas Drop Through LongboardFeatures:

  • 5″ Long x 10.5″ Wide
  • 75″ Wheelbase
  • 8 Ply Canadian Maple
  • Die Cut Grip Tape
  • Shred Broot Wheels, 70mm, 85A
  • Century C80 Reverse Pivot Trucks
  • 86A Barreled Bushings
  • GoldCoastRolliroid Bearings

Classic Zebra Drop Through Longboard

Classic Zebra Drop Through LongboardFeatures:

  • 38″ Long x 10.5″ Wide
  • 5″ Wheelbase
  • 8 Ply Maple with micro veneer of exotic wood
  • Shred Boot Wheels, 70mm, 85A
  • Century C80 Reverse Pivot Trucks
  • 90A Bushings
  • GoldCoast VHS Bearings

Classic Zebra Drop Through Longboard

Watershed Drop Through LongboardFeatures:

  • 38″ Long x 10 Wide
  • 8″ Wheelbase
  • 7 Ply Canadian Maple
  • Clear Grip Tape
  • Shred Boot Wheels, 70mm, 85A
  • Century C80 Reverse Pivot Trucks
  • 86A Barreled Bushings
  • GoldCoastRolliroid Bearings

A Little Background Check

Gold Coast Longboards are built in Salt Lake City by people who love to skateboard. They are considered to be the design leaders of skateboarding and their aim is to produce the best longboards and skateboards, and cruiser boards in the world. They provide custom designed components. All the boards and equipment are designed by the team and engineered according to demanding specifications. They have an online shop as well that is updated with the latest products making the available at your fingertips.

How To Choose The Gold Coast Longboard That Is Right For You?

Gold Coast Longboards offer a wide range of longboards along with trucks, wheels, and decks. They are all suited to a particular style of riding. Here is a little information about them to help you choose the right one and make your purchase better

Decks

A pintail longboard– This shape reduces the chance of wheelbite whilst providing enough foot space. This type of decks have top mounted trucks that keep the board high and make changing direction relatively easy. They are ideal for cruising and carving. Their dimensions vary from 38 inches to 46 inches by 9 inches to 10 inches. Many tricks can be done with these boards. It is one of the most popular choice of decks for longboards.

Drop Through – This type of decks effectively lower the deck height by the thickness of the board as the trucks are mounted through the board. This feature increases board stability and reduces weariness while pushing or brakingas the rider has to drop the foot less to contact the ground. These longboards are suitable for freeriding, long-distance riding, and downhill riding styles.

Freeride – This type of decks allow riding hills with a fair amount of speed whilst styling it up with slides and curb hops. It allows sliding to control the rider’s speed on bigger descents. This deck is suitable for skilled riders with great board control and comfort at high speeds.

Trucks

Century C30 Trucks – It has been manufactured and redesigned to the highest standards. It sets the bar for performance and design. It has been made from virgin aerospace aluminum and the truck encompasses integrated axles, dual durometer bushings, and a low kingpin seat for great cruising and no hangups.

Century C60 Trucks – It has been manufactured and redesigned to the highest standards. It sets the bar for performance and design. It has been made from virgin aerospace aluminum and the truck encompasses integrated axles, dual durometer bushings, and a low kingpin seat for great cruising and no hangups.

Century C80 Trucks–It has been manufactured and redesigned to the highest standards. It sets the bar for performance and design.It has been made from virgin aerospace aluminum and the truck encompasses integrated axles counter-board hardware holes, and a symmetrical 50 degree hanger that can be flipped with ease. It has double barrel, ultra-high rebound urethane bushings that make turns more predictable and responsive every time. It sets the standard by which all other cast trucks can be measured.

Wheels

Big Slicks Wheels 75Mm/78A – It has a 75 millimeter pure grip. The wheels are big with deep conical square edges, and ultra-soft urethane of 78 A durometer. They are ideal for slaloming and downhill riding and enables maintaining contact with the ground at all times. This creates lightning speed and a 63.5 millimeter contact patch on the wheels keeps the ride smooth.

Burnouts Wheels 57Mm/90A – The Burnout wheels are ideal for cruising and perfect for commuting even on bumpy roads. They have a diameter of 57 millimeter with 90 A durometer that make them the smallest and the hardest wheels. They are very similar to conventional skateboard wheels. They are great for skating and urban cruising.

Cherry Bombs Wheels 60Mm/78A – They are as fast as jet planes. They are retro-styles cruisers heels and are great for sharp carves and bombing hills. They are 60 millimeter in size with a durometer of 78 A. They are soft and conical that provide excellent grip.

Lot Lizards Wheels 65Mm/83A – They are 65 millimeter in size, and are softer than the Shred Boots. They make any terrain feel smooth and paved and make riding easy. They have a durometer of 83 A and have rounded edges that minimize friction and the ABEC 7 bearings maximize spin and speed at the same time.

Shred Boots Wheels 70Mm/85A – They are the most popular wheels all around the world. They are built for shredding some thane. They are 70 millimeter in diameter with a 47.25 millimeter contact patch. They have a rounded edge that creates more grip with less friction on the road. They have a durometer of 85 A so are soft that absorb and keep the rider grounded for everything from power sliding to gentle cruising.