We’re pumped to announce our local Vancouver retailer and Canadian online retailer, Flatspot Longboards, as our 2016 presenting partner and host of our Britannia Classic Friday Night BBQ and Party at Brennan Park for volunteers [...]
All volunteers and the first 50 participants to register with a Britannia Classic Full Package will receive a Leatherman Grind Skateboard Pocket Tool. Register today to make sure you get yours! When you’re on the road and need to [...]
www.sscs.ca Sea to Sky Community Services Society is one of the largest charities in the Sea to Sky Corridor. We reach 4,000 people a year, in a community of about 30,000. Our breadth of programs is unmatched: 40 programs for children, [...]
We are happy to announce Skate[Slate] as our media partner for Britannia Classic 2016! Skate[Slate] is here to cover the good stuff. From the fastest downhill racing to the burliest freeriding, they are right there in the thick of [...]
We’re stoked to be back for the 9th Annual Freeride and Race May 27-29! We’ve got food trucks, free camping, a low Canadian Dollar, more freeriding and the No Hands Race is back during the 1 Day Saturday Freeride. [...]
Medical response for the 2016 Britannia Classic is proudly provided by Doug House and his expert team at MedTech Emergency Medical Services. MedTech has been providing medical support at local longboarding events for years and we are [...]
Masters Results 1. Matt Kroestch 2. Jeff Woodfine 3. Graham Buksa 4. Lee Cation 5. Jamie Hickey 6. Marcel Robert 7. Vito Menedez 8. Rider 8
Womens Results 1. Marisa Nunez 2. Victoria Waddington 3. Kaylene Beatty 4. Mariela Santiago 5. Bahktilata James 6. Aimee Sheppard
Junior Results 1.Alex Charleson-$500 2. Jared Sherman 3. Dane Hanna 4. Curt Watts 5. Leo Sartor 6. Sho Ouellete 7. Matthias Eyford 8. Harrison DePass
Open Results 1. Kevin Reimer – $1500 2. Alex Charleson-$1000 3. Dillon Stephens- $500 4. Will Smallwood – $250 5. Riley Harris- $150 6. Alex Tongue 7. Charlie Darragh 8. Troy Yardwaste
Subsonic Skateboards was born out of a garage in Portland back in 1999 with the dream to create the best handcrafted custom skateboards in the world. Sixteen years later, Subsonichas become a legendary brand in the skate community with [...]
We are happy to announce that Loaded Boards and Orangatang Wheels will be a junior supporter of the Britannia Classic 2015. Loaded Boards have experienced the soulful beauty of riding and want to pass on the stoke. To that end [...]
Sector 9 returns again as one of the sponsors for the 2015 Britannia Classic. Can you guys believe they’ve around for 20 years now? We are stoked on their support every year and can’t wait to see the team up in Canada [...]
We’re excited to welcome Restless Longboards as a junior partner at this year’s Britannia Classic 2015! It all began on a legendary night in the spring of 2000. The idea started with a jigsaw, an old snowboard, a beat up [...]
We’re excited to announce Skate House Media as our media partner for Britannia Classic 2015! Skate House Media is a house full of skaters living at the foothills of some of the best downhill terrain, period. With good [...]
Welcome to Goodlife Fitness who will be joining us at the Britannia Classic in 2015! With over 330 locations across Canada, and many gyms open 24hrs, you can enjoy the convenience of exercising wherever and whenever you want. At [...]
We’re excited to partner with Britannia Beach’s local coffee shop, Galileo Coffee Company, for the 8th Annual Britannia Classic! They serve a variety of drinks, baked goods, and sandwiches as well as vegan and vegetarian [...]
New to the Britannia Classic this year is Guayakí Yerba Mate. We’re so excited to have the interest of this sustainable and socially responsible company and distribute their some of their new canned drinks. Guayakí has [...]
Thanks to Innate Gear each of our riders and volunteers will be supplied with a Vite Plus 730ml Bottle! Innate is well known for their high quality gear and responsible production means. Innate creates clean designs to enhance [...]
Thank you to Miller Capilano for provide our street sweep and more. These guys really care. Check them out. http://www.millergroup.ca/
We’re happy to welcome back the Victoria-based Universal Cover Corp (UCC) back to the Britannia Classic for their second year in a row! We would like to thank Mike Ursel and UCC for their continued support. UCC is your [...]
Conveniently, right off the Sea to Sky Highway and situated approximately halfway between Vancouver and Whistler. Squamish is known as the “Outdoor Recreation Capital” of Canada. From hiking and rock climbing to bald eagle [...]
Uhaul has been supporting DH races in BC for years. We are excited to be partnering up again with www.uhaul.com for the 2015 edition. Great people, even better service.
2015 Results Open Results: 1. Kevin Reimer 2. Alex Charleson 3. Dillon Stephens 4. Will Smallwood 5. Riley Harris 6. Alex Tongue 7. Charlie Darragh 8. Troy Yardwaste Juniors (17U) Results: 1.Alex Charleson 2. Jared Sherman 3. Dane [...]
We are stoked to announce TSG as one of our sponsors for the 2016 Britannia Classic! TSG has been putting lids on skaters for decades and we couldn’t be more stoked to have them on board. Whether you’re a skateboarder, mountain [...]
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We also got mentioned in a couple of blogs/newspapers: SkateShop Blog Squamish Chief Udmag
Check out these 2 videos by Rad Train, including Adam Persson’s winning run!
Click here to view the amazing high and low res photos from the event!
Check out the official video presented by Hawgs Wheels! Filmed by Dave Leslie, edited by Charlie Darragh with extra aerial shots by Tada Film.
It was a wet and wild weekend at the 2014 Britannia Classic but that didn’t slow anybody down! A big thank you to all the volunteers, racers and sponsors that took part at the 2014 Britannia Classic. This event wouldn’t be [...]
We are excited to announce the new partnership with TADA Films, who specialize in Remote Controlled Helicopter Cameras! TADA RC Helicopter Demo from TadaFilms on Vimeo. They hold a fleet of Remote controlled helicams from Quadcopters [...]
The Britannia Mine Museum have donated four tour passes for this year’s Britannia Classic! 2014 represents our seventh year organising the Britannia Classic but it’s been 110 years since Britannia Beach was first developed [...]
Unkle Events is excited to support South African Gabi Murray-Roberts as she travels to Canada to Race and Freeride in the 7th Annual Britannia Classic! We can’t wait to watch her rip down Britannia!
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The 2014 Britannia Classic is presented by Hawgs Wheels. Hawgs sports a dope catalog of wheels, known for their quality and range. With these puppies under your feet you’ll be rollin’ like a true boss hawg – in [...]
Switchback Longboards has been there since day one, supporting grassroots UNKLE Events. Whether its the infamous Switchback Bus or their hilarious personal letters in your care package,
We are happy to have Wheelbase Magazine as our skate media partner for the 2014 Britannia Classic. Wheelbase is a skateboarding publication dedicated to the genre of longboarding. It is owned and operated by lifelong skateboarders, [...]
Hawgs Wheels put together a killer video of the 2013 Britannia Classic. Check it out and relive the classic in all its goodness. Also, check out our official photo set. We got some killer pictures this time around.
Below are the results for this year’s race events: Open, Juniors, Ladies, Masters, and Super Groms. First though, we want to say thanks to everyone who came out and made this year’s Britannia Classic the most successful [...]
Here we have it folks, the 2013 Britannia Classic Poster. Feel free to download the poster by clicking here.
Up in beautiful BC the first days of the skate season are afoot. The 2013 Britannia Classic is just around the corner, and we’re itching to get on that hill and bomb! Here’s a look at the Britannia track has in store for [...]
We were pumped to have Push Culture News covering the 2012 Britannia Classic! Check out their footage for some gnarography at its best.
We were stoked to have Sea to Sky Cable Cam at the 2012 Britannia Classic! check out the footage. http://www.seatoskycam.com/
Kirstin Ridout from Mountain FM in Squamish interview Unkle Lee Cation about Longboarding and the Britannia Classic. Check it out! Mountain FM Inteview
Longboarding: Britannia Classic 2012 from UNKLE.CA on Vimeo. The 5th Annual Britannia Classic presented by Hawgs Wheels was a great success. The event was held May 25-27th in British Columbia, Canada and had a $5000 cash podium. 160 [...]
Open Division 1. Kevin Reimer 2. Patrick Switzer 3. Byron Essert 4. Dillon Stephens 5. Nick Breton 6. Riley Richters 7. Kyle Martin 8. Zak Maytum Women’s Division 1. Charlie Daigneault 2. Elena Corrigall 3. Nadine Fontaine 14-17 1. [...]
Vancouver, BC – The 2013 Whistler Longboard Festival will be held at the Whistler Sliding Centre on the base of Blackcomb Mountain on July 4-7th 2013 The UNKLE Event team was ecstatic to host the inaugural event last year and [...]
We are excited to once again partner with Mountian FM your Sea to Sky Adventure Station. Check them out at http://www.mountainfm.com/
We are grateful to have the Chief partner with the 2014 Britannia Classic. The Chief is a weekly community newspaper with an online edition of this week’s top stories. Check them out! http://www.squamishchief.com/
UNKLE.ca is an original E-Zine hosting a catalogue of downhill archives from the north West and beyond.
Freeride and Race over 1000ft of vertical in 2 km, 3 massive hairpins totalling 5 corners, 1 chicane and gravity fed speeds of 56 mph/90 kph. Race categories include Open, Women, Junior 17 and under (on race day), Masters 30+ and Luge classes. Check out our schedule page to see how things will unfold.
Skaters will have the options to obtain:
**All Racers will need to have Leather and Full Face.
***Leather optional for Freeriding
Your spot is not guaranteed until payment has been made. Please ensure you complete option at time of registration to secure your spot. To complete the payment, please log on to your Online Banking and Interac/PayPal the correct amount due to firstname.lastname@example.org. Registration is complete once payment has been received.
Full Payment will be required to participate in this 3 day event. There will be no onsite sign up or payment.
To register, please make full payment of registration fee via the following methods:
B. Email Interac Transfer (Canadian Banks ONLY) – payments will be emailed to email@example.com
If you want to volunteer, you are a MINOR or miss sign in, please print off your waiver and have it signed by you or your parent or guardian. Get that waiver here
Volunteers get hooked up! Food, camping and event tee, plus beer provided by our partners! email firstname.lastname@example.org
Fill out the Volunteer Form below, or click where it says “Volunteer” at the top of the page.
All Racer and Volunteers with have FREE CAMPING at Brennan Park Overflow Camping. Drop a couple bucks and have access to the showers, pool and hot tub. There’s also a dirt track. Visit the Brennan Park Rec. website for more info on their facilities and programs. Check our INTERACTIVE MAP FOR LOCATION
Sandman Hotel & Suites Squamish (quote #64162 for discount)
Hotel accommodation is also available at the Sandman Hotel & Suites Squamish at special group rates below:
$119 for standard rooms (1) king or (2) Queen.
$129 (2) Queen and a sofa bed.
*includes continental breakfast.
Reservations can be made directly with the hotel via phone (604 848 6000) or email (email@example.com) by quoting #64162.
The Sandman Hotel & Suites Squamish
39400 Discovery Way
Squamish BC V8B0R5
Tel: 603 848 6000
For further information please contact us.