There is not much to say when it comes to this beautiful board – Santa Cruz is the name that speaks for itself. Santa Cruz is manufacturing some of the greatest boards on the longboard market and this, Steve Olson Cruzer longboard, is definitely a piece of art.
If you are looking forward for a great cruising experience this board may be the best option for you. Everyone from beginners to highly experienced riders will feel comfortable riding different roads and even doing some simple tricks.
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- The board is 40.0’’ long and 8.6’’ wide with a wheelbase of 22.75’’.
- Equipped with 130mm Bullet White Trucks and 68mm Road Rider Wheels.
- 8 Ply, North American Maple deck.
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A top quality cruiser
Top to bottom, this board is built to give you a great cruising experience, providing smooth riding and even giving you the chance to perform tricks. It is in its basics a classic board with the tail that allows you to control the board when cruising slowly or going fast thru the streets of the city. The tail is also what allows you to perform simple tricks even if you are just a beginner.
The classic construction of the board will give a stylish look on the streets and that is of course important. And you may want to take a look at some of these skate shoes that will make you look even better.
If you already have some experience in riding, this board would be perfect for a nice Sunday ride and you will be amazed how de 68mm, 78a Road Rider wheels will get you going on any surface. It will give a relaxed riding experience for beginners as well. But to be honest – that is all you can really do on this board while maintaining perfect control over it.
A cruiser and nothing more
It you are a beginner who is only looking for the right way in longboarding you should take a better look at some freeride longboard. The construction of those boards will make you feel more confident.
This longboard is of course a piece of art as I said. The riding is smooth and the grip tape really helps to keep your feet in just the place where you need them. Jet, there are boards that provide better stability and will give you better overall riding experience.
But if you are looking for the board that will provide great experience when cruising – this is it. In this category it is a class-A board, no doubts about that. And the simplicity of the construction guarantees that the board will stay in a great shape for a long time.
Is this board really the one you want?
Well you do have to answer this question yourself. But there is some advice we can give you that should help you make the best decision when choosing your next longboard.
The special thing about the Steve Olson Cruzer is the elegant simplicity of the way this board is assembled. As cruiser it is a state of art board that will provide you with a really good riding experience. And the classic look of the board gives you a nice style when you are on the streets of any city. Furthermore, it gives you the chance to perform some of those simple tricks that you love.
At the same time, it won’t give you any other options if you are looking forward for something more than cruising full of style. That means you will have to look for another board when something more than cruising is in your head.