Canada News

Since leaving the role of President at Vancouver-based Centre Distribution in April this year, Peter Sullivan sold his shares at Centre and acquired all Supra Distribution shares, making him “the sole owner and president of Supra Distribution,” Sullivan recently told SKATE Biz. “As of April 30, 2003,” adds Sullivan, “Supra Distribution is the new exclusive Canadian distributor for Girl, Chocolate, Fourstar, Ruby, Royal trucks, Fillmore wheels. This is in addition to all the Podium lines: DVS, Lakai, Matix, Clae, and also Diamond hardware and bearings in Canada. We were affiliated before, but now we’re two separate companies with different ownership.” Capix safety gear now offers signature helmets for Canadian pros Pierre Luc Gagnon and Gailea Momolu.S&J Distribution has recently picked up Project Hardware. S&J salesman Chad Albert has released his new skate-video magazine, Switch Skateboarding. Switch Skateboarding features a host of talent from across Canada and will be distributed by EMI Music. For more information, check out www.goskateboarding.ca.-SH