#Snowboardingissomuchfun VIP Winter Launch Party at Pacific Boarder Pacific Boarder’s annual #snowboardingissomuchfun winter launch party is back this September 20th from 6pm-9pm! The #snowboardingissomuchfun event is an exclusive affair for VIP customers. At the event, VIP’s have access to the best deals of the year and an opportunity to chat snowboarding with industry reps and our
Snowboard Sizing – Length and Width This buying guide is intended to help you understand the important factors that go into proper snowboard sizing. We’ll go over how to determine what length and width snowboard you may want with help from a couple trusty snowboard sizing charts. Length The appropriate snowboard length depends on a
Legendary Skateboarding Collab Thrasher and Vans are undeniably two of the most influential and recognizable brand names in Skateboarding. The Thrasher logo has become iconic not only in skate circles, but in the vast world of street style. Vans, meanwhile, commands unmatched notoriety in street style. Their shoes are a staple in contemporary popular culture.
July 7-8th, 2017 – Hastings Park, Vancouver The Vans Park Series is known as the premier league tour of park terrain skateboarding. Building on the success of it’s inaugural season in 2016, the tour was founded to grow participation and promote the culture of skateboarding while defining the foundation for park terrain competition worldwide. Park
MEC Vancouver Paddlefest 2017 The MEC Vancouver Paddlefest takes place Sunday June 17th, 2017 at Jericho Beach from 10am – 3pm. The event will feature a variety of paddling clinics, demo opportunities, exhibitions and a gear swap. The clinics are facilitated by Vancouver’s best paddle Instructors. The clinics will be accommodate beginner to advanced skill levels
The Official Pacific Boarder Wetsuit Buying Guide Sizing Buying a wetsuit with the correct fit is difficult but essential. Your wetsuit should fit tight without restricting your movement. A tight fit will act as a seal and prevent cold water from entering the suit. This is referred to as “flushing”. Flexibility, especially through the shoulders and
Tofino Hosts it’s Second Annual Vans Duct Tape Surf Festival On June 10th Cox Bay, Tofino will hold the Vans Duct Tape Surf Festival. The festival is inspired by the Vans Joel Tudor Duct Tape Invitational Longboarding Series held in Huntington Beach, CA. The Tofino, BC version of the event is an all-inclusive one day beach festival
Buying sunglasses can be tricky. Matching your particular personal preference with an appropriate balance of shape, style and performance is a difficult task. Sunglasses are a pivotal fashion accessory that can make or break a look, but they’re much more than that. They provide necessary protection to our most vital sense. We’ve created this guide to help with
Rip Curl Pro Tofino – Canadian Surfing Championship 2017 On the weekend of May 12-14th Cox Bay, Tofino played host to the Rip Curl Pro Tofino Canadian Surfing Championship. It was the 11th edition of the annual event which featured over 150 surfers across 12 divisions. The highly competitive Pro Men’s division title has been
Springtime Pow – Whitecap Alpine Adventures While Spring has quickly been approaching at lower elevations of the Sea to Sky corridor, the alpine of the coast mountains has been getting hammered with fresh, dry springtime pow. The extended winter conditions provided for a sneaky late season trip to Whitecap Alpine Adventures for a crew of lucky riders.