Monday 25th May 2015,
Protest Skateboards
AMPERSAND – THOSE ROBOTS WANT MY SKATEBOARD

AMPERSAND – THOSE ROBOTS WANT MY SKATEBOARD

Well, I’m back in Japan and off to a good start. The main reason being, the video that myself, Marc Whitelaw as well as the other people at BYC Collective, is finally finished and online. This video took us a [...]

May 23, 2015 Hippie Mike
2 Champions – 32 Years Apart

2 Champions – 32 Years Apart

2 Champions indeed, 1 who has won a lot of contests in his shirt life but never in Freestyle, and the other who has won 11 World Titles and this one was in his 100th professional championships. The glory story starts in the Amateur [...]

May 18, 2015 Hippie Mike
My Mind has been Semi-Blown

My Mind has been Semi-Blown

After Day 2 of the World Round Up contest there is a whole new light we can see inside the tunnel. The Amateur Division standings stayed pretty much the same from yesterday but every competitor stepped up their game big [...]

May 17, 2015 Hippie Mike
World Round Up Pre-Lims 2015

World Round Up Pre-Lims 2015

After Day 1 of the 4th annual World Round Up Freestyle Contest the questions are real, Who will be the ones to make those Finals on Sunday, Who will be the Champions, and Who is better – the guys with [...]

May 16, 2015 Hippie Mike
Rounding Up the World

Rounding Up the World

Year number 4 of this amazing and unique skateboard event starts Friday May 15th at the Cloverdale Rodeo, it’s The World Round Up featuring the best of the best of Freestyle Skateboarders from around the world showcasing their skills and [...]

May 15, 2015 Hippie Mike
Langford Slamma #2 @ Heritage Boardshop Langford

Langford Slamma #2 @ Heritage Boardshop Langford

Youth Week on the Island is happening this year inside the Langford Heritage Skate Shop with the 2nd Annual Langford Slamma Contest hosted by Hippie Mike. The ramps are all built and ready for serious action. Come out Saturday night [...]

May 1, 2015 Hippie Mike
Surrey RIDES Presents Youth Week @ Chuck Bailey Skate park

Surrey RIDES Presents Youth Week @ Chuck Bailey Skate park

It’s Youth Week again and you know we are stoked to get the kids skating. Kick it off with Hippie Mike and Andy Anderson as they MC the annual Surrey Youth Week Jam at Chuck Bailey Skate Park this Friday [...]

May 1, 2015 Hippie Mike
Conspiring in Sooke and Victoria

Conspiring in Sooke and Victoria

We headed over to Vancouver Island at the beginning of March to compete in a Skate Comp at the Sooke Skate Park and then help out with the final premiere of the Conspiracy Video at One Six Boards and Bikes. [...]

April 9, 2015 Hippie Mike
Andy Anderson and Hippie Mike hit L.A.

Andy Anderson and Hippie Mike hit L.A.

It was a quick decision when Rob from The Boardr sent Andy Anderson an invite to compete in the first ever Boardr Am contest series that qualifies 1 person automatically into an upcoming X-Games Am comp. The question wasn’t whether [...]

February 1, 2015 Hippie Mike
If Everyone Were Like Them, The World Would Be a Better Place

If Everyone Were Like Them, The World Would Be a Better Place

As most of you know I have been featured in the newspaper many times for many different reasons, all positive of course. This past summer I chose to make a change and take what was known as The Best Skateboard [...]

January 9, 2015 Hippie Mike