by Michelle Michalak May 25, 2017

On Tuesday March 28th 2017 exclusively on Kickstarter, Slyde Handboards Soft-Top Grom Board was revealed to the public.

The 30day crowdfunding campaign to raise a funding goal of 10k to help manufacturer and bring to life the Gromboard, reached it's fundraising goal with in 50hrs.  

It was then a 28days fundraising frenzy to unlock all 5 color options of the soft top, which was successfully reached just a day before the completion of the Kickstarter campaign. 

The Slyde Handboards Grom Board is a Kickstarter Success. Thanks to You!


On April 26th 2017 Slyde was truly humbled by the amazing support of 423 backers, who believe in what we are doing, and helped raise $30,905.  These epic supports put the fuel into continuing to create a Slyde Community of people who love the ocean and fun.

What does the future of the Gromboard look like?

"We are very much on target in being able to get your Gromboard to you by early to mid June.  We received the final production models a week ago, and I have to say, I am blown away by how amazing they look.  Give yourself a huge pat on the back for making this project come to life in a kaleidoscope of colors" Slyde Steve Watts

Who's stoked for an epic summer 2017?!

If you missed out pre-ordering the Gromboard on Kickstarter they are now available directly on our website for pre-order HERE
Michelle Michalak
Michelle Michalak

Michelle's diploma reads BA Psychology with a minor in English, and her license plate reads #CaliforniaDreaming4Life. She begin her career in the NYC fashion industry working with fashion and internet pioneer, However, due the constant "nagging" of her entrepreneurial spirit, her crush on surfing, and hardcore love for the ocean, she chosen to call San Diego home for the past 10 years. On the west coast she 's chased waves & enlightenment working alongside "Gurus" in the online marketing & personal development industries. It in May 2012 she found her true Zen & Stoke, and joined the Slyde Handboards Team.

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