Why another shop of street wear? Simply and clear, because they are the absolute leaders and pioneers of the city scene. No doubt about it. Free sports a real clear defined target: Surf, Skate and Snow.
Products: street wear and hard stuff (Skateboards, surf boards, slippers and complements, ...).
Philosophy: innovate and educate the city scene introducing always new proposals and new brands.
With this clear aims, the Free Sports house counts already with three locals in town, enjoying with the privilege of know its leader status in quality and innovation subjects. Their philosophy of non get trapped selling massive brands makes them an slave of travel all around the world the preview what is going to be next, the next tendency to follow before than anybody else.
The time tells the truth and proves that the risks taken in its moment have been a score.
They started betting for Buton or Santa Cruz when you had to write its names in a piece of paper to let the dependent of your usual shop understand. Nowadays and full of proud ness they defend Stussy and Aveal. What else? Zero, Vans, Ezekiel, Nixon, Powell, És, ...
Their recent opened shop in the neighborhood of Raval, where actually you can see roaming the best skaters of the European scene, its made of an exquisite design.
Talking about the local and the selection of offered products. Main part of the entrance corridor and shop window is actually fulfilled with an fantastic exposition of more than twenty pieces of different skateboard models, going from its beginnings to the last innovations. Non of them are in sale. You know what I mean? It's not about how much do they sell. Here they care about what are they selling and whom are their costumers. Here are the cool hunters of town. Let's give them thanks for their fright, so they are opening new doors to what is going to come and what it deserves to be seen.
4 Locations: Viladomat, 319 / Ramellers, 5 / Passeig Bonanova, 63 / Esparteria, 17
Free sportsViladomat, 319, 08029 Barcelona, Spain
Area: Eixample left
Website: Free Sports
Opening hours: Monday to Saturday: 10am to 8.30pm
Phone: 93 321 72 90
Metro/Bus: Bus: 15, 27, 32, 41, 59
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