Globe was established in the 1990’s, born out of Hardcore Enterprises, an Australian-based company specializing in skateboards and street culture.
Founded by brothers Peter and Stephen Hill - professional skateboarders who were dissatisfied with the quality of skate and snow products available in Australia, so they went into business to import the best from the USA.
After 10 years of design, production and distribution with Hardcore it was time to create a global brand, first with shoes for skaters and surfers, and then with apparel and hard goods
Fast forward to today and the same crew of skaters, surfers and snowboarders that started the business back in the 80’s has grown to a global network of designers and riders that are united by board sports, street fashion, media, design and film. We’re yet to find a comfier and more wearable shoe for day to day activities…