Congratulations to the following 5 winners in the Â GLOBE X G SHOCK Cruiserboard Contest!
Betty- Fort Worth, TX
Ben- Hoffman Estates, IL
Alika- Wailuku, HI
Evan- San Diego, CA
Brian- SanÂ Jose, CA
GLOBE LAUNCHES A NEW COLLABORATIVE G-SHOCK TIMEPIECE, BOOT, & CRUISERBOARD COLLECTION
El Segundo, CaliforniaÂ - November 1, 2011 â€“ GLOBE, designers and distributors of footwear, clothing and cruiser skateboards, has released the second installment of the GLOBE x G Shock product collaboration including a timepiece, boot and cruiserboard. The products will be in-stores worldwide early November.
â€śHaving been an admirer of G-Shock for as long as I can remember, and having had such a good time working on our first shoe and watch collaboration with them, I was stoked when G-Shock asked us about a follow-up project,â€ť said GLOBE’s Global Product President Matt Wong.
Inspired by military night operatives, this collection includes, aÂ uniform matte black GRX5600GE-1 timepiece, the Comanche Boot, and a custom cruiserboard. With cohesiveÂ attention to detail,Â industry leading technologies,Â a color pallet featuring matte black with contrasting redÂ accents, alongÂ with a subtle integration of the GLOBE x G-Shock branding, makes this limited product offering essentialÂ for the action sports lifestyle.
Staying true to G-Shockâ€™s toughness and technology, the GRX5600GE-1 features, Shock Resistance, 200M Water Resistance, Tough Solar power and tide/moon graphs making it the perfect accessory for any action sport enthusiast. In addition, the timepiece is loaded with all the other features one would expect from G-Shock.
GLOBE’s all new Comanche Boot is made from irregular leather, canvas and shaved suede for a vintage military look, has a rear zip entry, waxed rope laces and a metal speed lace collar to tie things up. It’s completely skate-able and comes with a custom vintage dog tag.
The Cruiserboard is 8.5â€ť x 32â€ť and is constructed of 7-ply hardrock maple with custom Globe EVA traction foam grip thatâ€™s easy on the feet. Premium 58mm/78A urethane wheels and Slant trucks with GLOBE first bushings to provide a smooth and nimble ride.
â€śOur partnership with GLOBE has been very successful,â€ť said Shigenori Itoh, CEO of Casio America. â€śWe share the same interest and lifestyle and we want to continue this type of ongoing relationship with like-minded brands such as GLOBE.â€ť
The limited edition GLOBE x G-Shock timepiece, boot, and cruiserboard collection is now available at select fashion and action sports retailers. For more information visit www.globe.tv