Instrumental Skateboards

Posted 07 Jul 2010

Family Business Premiere

The first premiere of the Family Business skateboard video was held in Tofino on Canada Day. Three years in the making this video is highly anticipated by the local skate community. A lot of hard work was put in by Jason Picton and Matt Gravel. The video is collaboration between Concyse Clothing, Instrumental Skateboards featuring Scorpion Skateboards as a representation… Continue »
PA ramp
Posted 26 Mar 2010

Video of the Week #8

Video of the week #8. PA Ramp n’ Camp 2009. Thanks to Jamie \Collins and Instrumental Skateboards. If you haven’t done so already Continue »
Posted 26 Oct 2009


New Instrumental Skateboards website is now online. Continue »
Posted 28 Sep 2009

Go Skate Day 2009 video part 1

Go Skate Day 2009 video part 1 Continue »
GSD 2009
Posted 06 Jul 2009

Go Skate Day 2009

GSD 2009 at the Vic City Plaza was a sour key filled hot dog eating, Coke shotguning good time. Some killer skating and Continue »
Posted 31 Jan 2009


  Brando loud & proud in-front of Higher Ground on Douglas Street.[Photo: Jason Picton] Brandon Wells, is one of those people you don’t come across very often.  He’s the classic story of starting out in a small town, and then making his dreams come true in the big city.  This 28 year old was born and raised in Port Alberni,… Continue »
Posted 29 Nov 2008


Kris Hemmingsen at the P.A. Summer Kick-off Ramp Demo 2007. [photo: Jason Picton]Kris Hemmingsen, a Port Alberni local, who rides for Instrumental Skateboards.  Put together his first video (Why Not P.A. ?) with a borrowed, low budget video camera, his gang of unruly friends, and the passion that comes with skateboarding.  It’s a video that makes you want to go… Continue »