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David Helmer – WOK session 2014

It’s throwback Thursday and we dug deep into the archives for this vintage edit of David Helmer in the Flatspot Wok back in 2014!!! Video produced by our first editor and BBQ rib master Shane Tyson MacInnes Stm.
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Flatspot Team Riders Featured In Landyachtz Local Mini Ramp Video

Flatspot team riders Dave Helmer, Troy Yardwaste Grenier and Kyle Wein all happen to also ride Landyachtz. Landyachtz has a sweet mini ramp for their team and took advantage of some of their sessions to put together a banger mini ramp edit. // read more

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Tech Slide Tuesday Blues // Flatspot Longboards

Summer has been great, but sometimes we get locked inside Flatspot Shop like a prison and don’t see much of the sun. Fortunately, Tech Slide Tuesday has been poppin off all every week thanks to Capt Cullen Arbuckle!

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The Homies Skateboard Bowen Island

Skating, and Camping on an Island with your Homies? Thats What Summer is for!

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Highway Jam XIV Bus Departs September 3rd

If you haven’t heard by now that the Flatspot Longboard Shop Highway Jams are back on then you’re either living under a rock or trying to pack and move during the¬†great Stoop eviction of 2017 – arguably more tragic than a Hurricane! // read more

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Flatspot TechSlide Tuesday Inspiring The World

Well, well, well! It looks like our local Techslide Tuesday Session has started to make like a tree and grow!

Calvin Skinner was here in Vancouver earlier this summer and has returned to Australia and it seems he has been inspired by the session and kicked one off in his community! // read more

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Maryhill Ratz Fall Free-For-All Freeride 2017 – Sept 23 & 24

When old man Winter is just around the corner, it is time for the last freeride of 2017, the Fall Free-4-All at the Historic Maryhill Loops Road. This is just gathering of friends and world class athletes for a weekend of fun and skateboarding the legendary Maryhill Loops Road, not far away in Goldendale, Washington by the Oregon border.

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Yardwaste Memorial Freeride 2017 – August 26

Yardwaste downhill’s third annual legal event and tribute to fallen riders. FREE ENTRY FEE! We’re gonna make downhill great again, everybody is welcome! This is a FREERIDE event, no pressure to race and everybody skates as much as they want.

Full schedule to be posted tho the facebook page here.

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2017 Flatspot Highway Jam Bus Pass Series

It’s time for some HIGHWAY JAMS!!!

We’ve been too busy this summer to chase down sponsors for the Highway Jams and really don’t like to beg. So, we have something special for ya’ll to kick off a four, yes FOUR, event Highway Jam Series for end of Summer and early Fall. We will be hitting four different destinations, Highway 1 East, Highway 99 South, Sea to Sky, and the Island Highway. You will be able to buy either a Four Bus Pass, Three Bus Pass or a Single Bus Pass to reserve your seat.¬† // read more

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Sidewalk Skate Session: Chinatown DIY Kicker

Typically we only skate the closest and most obvious spots to our skateshop under the cover of darkness. Less pedestrians, cooler outside, and more time to generally lurk and skateboard versus hit it and quit it. Every now and then we get a little frisky on a Sunday night out front of the store. ChinatownYVR gets quiet after the daily hustle and Sunday nights shops tend to close a bit earlier. With some warm setting sunlight through the Downtown Vancouver high-rises, some of the Flatspot Longboard Shop team pulled out one of the DIY kickers onto the sidewalk and started a little impromptu skate session. // read more