The Retreat – Lopez Island knows how to party!

An estimated 3,000 people showed up on August 17th for the dedication of the new Lopez Island skatepark and for the first annual Retreat! A week long vacation for legendary skateboard and BMX pros built up to a full day event featuring a ribbon cutting and dedication of the new park donated by Skatelite, a jam session […]

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The Retreat 2013 – Orcas Island Skate & Bike Park

The Retreat Day 2 – Many of us took advantage of the local amenities today and spent the afternoon sightseeing, stand up paddle boarding, kayaking, hammocking, and boating… there were a few that were much more ambitious. Simon, Dennis, Mat, Zack, Chad and the film crew headed over to the Orcas Island skatepark for the […]

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The Retreat 2013 – Journey to the San Juan Islands

Top skateboard and bmx pros dropped in on the Pacific Northwest today and made their way towards the San Juan Islands to begin their week long “retreat” that culminates on Saturday with a demo on the Xgames vert ramp and the dedication of brand new Lopez Island skatepark.  Check out their journey so far and […]

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The Retreat Shop Tour

We took a trip up through the Pacific Northwest to spread the word about The Retreat, which may we add, is just 10 days away. Making our way up from Seattle to Bellingham to Vancouver to Victoria, BC, we saw so many cool shops and met so many awesome people along the way. We’re so happy […]

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Blue Scholars to Headline The Retreat

We are pleased to announce that Seattle’s own Blue Scholars will be headlining performers at The Retreat! DJ Sabzi and MC Geologic, who make up Blue Scholars sparked an authentic interest in hip hop in an area and time dominated by rock and grunge. They will be bringing that same authentic hip hop and overall good vibes out to Lopez Island on […]

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Save The Date for “The Retreat” on Lopez Island – August 17th

The Retreat presented by Skatelite! Is a once in a lifetime experience that boasts Fifteen of the most recognized XGames Athletes, the XGames SuperVert and live music from great Northwest bands on August 17th and it’s all going down in the most peaceful locations imaginable, Lopez Island, in the beautiful San Juan Islands of Washington State.

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