Wednesday 23rd July 2014,
Protest Skateboards
Hippie Mike’s Super Tour – Cloverdale

Hippie Mike’s Super Tour – Cloverdale

The start of a new era began exactly how the last one ended, it was a great day in Cloverdale and the New Cloverdale Skate Park was jumpin’ with a crew of awesome dudes of all ages. Hippie Mike on [...]

July 21, 2014 Hippie Mike
The Van Doren Invitational – What a Blast!

The Van Doren Invitational – What a Blast!

It’s crazy how someone cracking their head open and knocking themself out over the biggest gap in the bowl gets the crowd more stoked…. That’s the Vancouver Skate Scene for ya. Nice try Raney Beres! This was the first big [...]

July 14, 2014 Hippie Mike
Vans Invitational at Hastings Bowl

Vans Invitational at Hastings Bowl

There is a first time for everything and this is one of those times you wouldn’t want to miss. Hastings Bowl has been the home to some amazing competitions in the past with The Battle at Hastings annual events, and [...]

July 6, 2014 Hippie Mike
Bowl Series #20 Begins

Bowl Series #20 Begins

It felt just like it did 10 years ago, the same faces, the same styles, and probably a lot of the same music, Bowl Series #20 is here. Led by Mike Strato and Jimbo Jak the microphones were filled with [...]

July 3, 2014 Hippie Mike
Cloverdale Skate Park Official Grand Opening

Cloverdale Skate Park Official Grand Opening

Well, it’s official – The new Cloverdale Skate Park is officially open for shredding. The park was completed about a month ago and people have been ripping it up since the May long weekend but the opening ceremonies hadn’t taken [...]

June 21, 2014 Hippie Mike
Ryan Brynelson Joins the Fabric Skate-shop Team in Tokyo Japan

Ryan Brynelson Joins the Fabric Skate-shop Team in Tokyo Japan

Last week I went out filming with Kojima, who runs Fabric Skate-shop in Yokohama Japan with his wife Saori. I first met these two in November when I was just practising at Shin-Yokohama Skatepark. Anyone who does freestyle skateboarding will [...]

June 10, 2014 Ryan Brynelson
JK ALL DAY!!

JK ALL DAY!!

Another awesome day to be a skateboarder, the vibe at this event was amazing. Celebrating the life of a young kid who lost his life in a completely unfair situation is never easy but the fact that this event happens [...]

June 8, 2014 Hippie Mike
Authentic Cloverdale Best Tricks

Authentic Cloverdale Best Tricks

WIN A PRO COMPLETE SKATEBOARD OF YOUR CHOICE FROM AUTHENTIC BOARD SUPPLY!! The new Cloverdale Skate Park has been jumping since day 1 and we know it won’t slow down until Fall so Protest Skateboards has partnered with Authentic Board [...]

June 5, 2014 Hippie Mike
King of the Railside

King of the Railside

This sunday June 8th, Michael James and the City of Port Coquitlam are bringing King of the Road to Railside Skatepark. The first ever “King of the Railside” will features teams of youth skating and completeling various challenges throughout the [...]

June 4, 2014 Hippie Mike
The World Round Up 2014 – An Awesome Reunion

The World Round Up 2014 – An Awesome Reunion

Being the 3rd year for this event there was a little more competitive spirit in the air but it still came down to everyone just being happy and excited to be present. The first year of The World Round Up [...]

May 30, 2014 Hippie Mike