The ‘Big O’ in Montreal has to be one of the most infamous skate spots in all of Canada, no questions asked. It’s location in Montreal has recently been undergoing a facelift, and rather than destroying the obscure obstacle, the massive concrete structure has been lifted entirely from the ground and is going to be moved to a new home for skateboarders continued enjoyment. Click the image below to read more!
On Wednesday December 6, the 2nd annual Quiet Life Ping Pong tournament is going down at Fortune Sound Club in Vancouver, BC. DJ Rich-A will be there providing some tunes so it is bound to be an all around great night. Be sure to email email@example.com for registration!
Girl Skateboards are going to be hiding boards around the city of Vancouver on December 2nd – 4th and all you have to do is follow Crailtap on twitter (@therealcrailtap) to keep posted with clues. If you find a board, make sure you tweet a photo of your treasure back to Crailtap! Good Luck.
The results are in! Huge congrats to our Welcome to Winter 15 contestants! Garrett McNevin from Ninetimes in Saskatoon destroyed the event and took 1st place in the open category with some of the fastest and most creative style the contest has seen! Dvs, Fourstar, Chocolate, Tiki Room rider Corey Lakeman took second place in the open category and won the best trick in epic fashion! After blunting the hubbas almost every way possible, Corey landed a huge 360 flip to flat over the pyramid breaking his tail at the end of Da Rude’s Sandstorm (As is tradition) to close out the event! Huge thanks to Owen Woytowich for the photos at the event!
Here are the final results:
Open category (ages 17 and up):
1. Garrett McNevin (Saskatoon, SK)
2. Cory Lakeman (Regina, SK / Vancouver, BC)
3. Jason Gordon (Saskatoon, SK)
Best Trick Jam:
1. Cory Lakeman (Regina, SK / Vancouver, BC)
2. Justin Schwan (Saskatoon, SK)
3. Dan Pageau (Vancouver, BC)
Today is the day! Welcome to Winter 15 presented by Tiki Room Skateboards and Lakai Limited Footwear is taking place at the Regina indoor skateboard park! Come enjoy a day of ripping and get your hands on some cash prizes for the open catagory and best trick! Here is a little preview of the courses with local ripper Charlie Guenther for you to enjoy!
Welcome to Winter 15 is going down tomorrow! Stop by Tiki Room and check out the new Lakai Holiday 11 footwear, including the new Lakai x Creature collab shoe. Then get down to the Heritage Building in the Exhibition grounds and enjoy the shredding! Guaranteed to be a blast!!