Thrashin’ Thursday – Opening Night tomorrow

We’re excited to announce our new night starting up Thursday Jan 17 2013.  Thrashin’ Thursday is a night for the skaters of our fair city and beyond.  We’ve got support from the best brands in the industry and best of all…….A RAMP IN THE BAR EVERY THURSDAY

This is all happening at Whiskey Bar – 303 Columbia street in Gastown.  Don’t miss this!

Blvd does Boxing Day

It all starts at 10am on Wednesday. Everything in store is 50% off for the first hour! We’ll also have some serious door crashers too ($20 decks, $20 wheels, $10 tees etc)

Early bird gets the worm…

Skample Sale this weekend

Still haven’t got your Christmas shopping done? This weekend we’re hosting the first ever -

A sale on many of the best core brands out there with the budget conscious skater in mind.  We’ve got tons of great gear from Deluxe, Lakai, Fourstar, Krooked, Spitfire, Habitat and many other brands. We’ve also got stacks of cheap Alien Workshop and Habitat boards. Head down early to get the goods!

Thanksgiving Sample Sale

We would like to give thanks to all of you for such a killer summer in our new location by hosting the biggest sale we’ve ever had.

Headlining this gig is an in-store sample sale featuring shoes and apparel from Altamont , Emerica and Etnies.  There’s going to be tons of shoes / jeans / tees and more.

On top of that we’re offering you some sweet deals on much of our regular stock as well.

Jeans and Hoodies 20% off

Shoes from $35

Sales decks $45

Completes 20% off

Don’t miss out and spread the word!

Curb your enthusiasm

Its been a crazy summer around here with events and we’re not done yet…

Squeezing in on the last day of Summer 2012 – Blvd and Color Magazine present Slappy Days.  A just for fun event along the same lines as our infamous ‘skate or die’ 80′s jams in the past.

Slappy Days is a throwback to the early 90′s skate scene. Wheels were ridiculously small and pants were stupidly BIG.  In many ways it was the renaissance of modern street skating. When a new generation of kids with no prior knowledge of 80′s vert skating took to the streets and especially the curbs of every town in the country.

Join us Friday September 21st @ 5pm for some good old fashioned curb dancing on Expo Blvd at the aptly named ‘yellow mile’ curb located across from Rogers Arena.

There’s prizes from DC, Alien Workshop, Shorty’s and World Industries for tricks and outfits too!

Spread the word!


Battle clips galore

No shortage of media at this year’s Battle at Hastings III. Cameras were everywhere catching 4 hours of non stop shredding.

So much rad skating went down that everyone seemed to get their own take on what happened.

Here’s some vids from Dane @ Supra Dist, Mike Graveline and Sheldon Barr/Brian Caissie for






Battlefield Hastings

Safe to say the Battle at Hastings III did not disappoint this past Saturday.  The weather was perfect, the crowd was stoked and with $5k for first place up for grabs – the skaters came for a fight.

Its been said that the battlefield is a scene of constant chaos. The winner will be the one who controls that chaos, both his own and the enemies.  

Portlander – Mason Merlino

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