Category: Contests



So as you may already know, we have a blog to update you on all things new at Groupseven. What you may not know is that there are a few other ways to keep up to date with what’s going on around the shop…






So go check it out and start clicking those follow buttons people.


It’s that time of year again, and you know what that means…Were doing it big this year with LOCALS ONLY 4. Groupseven‘s annual customer appreciation block party sale. *best line and best trick skate contest with prizes from Alien Workshop, Habitat Skateboards, Huf, The Hundreds, and G-Shock. Music provided by Ivan Rankic, Smalltown Romeo, and Dj Pump. 30% off store wide, so make it down early, cause if you’ve been here before you know it’s going to be a busy one. SUNDAY MAY 30. Mark it down!!! See you all there.

*Skate contest is by invitation only so message Coulson on facebook for questions here.


Please take 5 minutes out of your day and go vote for Groupseven in this years Best of Calgary by Fast Foward Weekly.  There are tons of prizes to be won and a bunch of interesting questions so go check it out here.  A minimum of 40 questions have to be answered to be submitted.  Thanks again to everyone for your support over the last 4 1/2 years.

“For the past 12 years, Fast Forward Weekly has been asking Calgarians what makes their city a great place to live. The annual Best of Calgary™ Awards highlight the people, places and businesses that make this city special. So, in keeping with Fast Forward Weekly’s independent spirit, we want you to help us acknowledge what it is that truly defines our city.

The provided answers have been compiled from your most popular votes from past years as well as our critic’s picks. Some questions have no provided answers, as the scope of the questions are simply too big. Please feel free to write your own response to any question whether there’s a short list or not.

Your results will be saved as you enter them, so you can come back and complete your ballot at any time. Get started by choosing a section below!

Balloting closes Tuesday, May 18, 2010. Eligible Ballots must have 40 responses. One ballot per person. 

The results will appear in the  June 10, 2010 issue of Fast Forward Weekly.”


So we have drawn the names of all the winners for the Wishlist Giveaway we had running this Christmas season.  Thanks again to everyone who entered the contest and for your continued support of the shop.  Sorry for not posting what the prizes were before the contest was over but this Christmas season turned out to be super hectic.  Don’t forget, our boxing week sale continues on till the 31st so if you weren’t in the mood to wait in the huge lines we had on boxing day (pictures to follow in the next couple of days), its not too late,  there is still lots of good shit.  Anyways, we will be calling or e-mailing all the winners of the contest tomorrow, feel free to pick up your prize from the shop anytime over the next couple of weeks. Here they are:


MJ Morrison

Prize: 18 Inch Mega Munny

2nd Prize Winner:

Lynne Robinson

Prize: G-Shock or G-Shock Mini

3rd Prize Winner:

Jorge Vasquez

Prize: Hoody of your choice

4th Prize Winner:

Stephanie Paull

Prize: Incase Messenger Bag

5th Prize Winner:

Duncan Foy

Prize: Groupseven Tee and hat

6th Prize Winner:

Paula Woolley

Prize: Kid Robot Ride Em’ Bob Vinyl Toy

7th Prize Winner:

David Christmas

Prize: Set of Krink Markers


Running until the 24th of December,  anybody who spends $50.00 or more in the shop will be entered into a draw for some special prizes.  We will draw 7 names on December 24th and get in touch with all the winners.   We will be posting what all 7 prizes are going to be over the next couple of days so keep in touch with the blog if you want to know what you can win, you won’t be dissapointed.  Only 10 days left till X-mas!!


Are you an amateur photographer? Do you take skate photos? Never been published? WELL SHIT FOOL! GET ON THIS!…



“Are you a skate photographer who’s never been published and can’t wait to break through? Now’s your chance:, in partnership with Vans, Color Magazine and, is searching for the best emerging skateboard photographers across Canada.

Photographers who’ve never been published in a skate magazine are invited to submit their best skate shots to The winner of the grand prize will be flown to Toronto for a private shoot with a Vans pro team skater, you’ll also win $500 in Vans gear, and have your shot exhibited in the First Photos Show among images selected from professional skate photographers. Plus, the winning shot will appear in an upcoming issue of Color Magazine.

All you have to do is register as a member of Push (or log in if you’re already a registered user), then click over to the Photo section on From there, click on upload and post your photo on Push.

In addition to the overall winner, there will be five secondary prizes for the best shots in the following categories: Subject Matter, Best Quality, Overall Impact, Light and Colour, and Timing/Catch of Trick. The best shots will also appear in the First Photos Show in Toronto (date and details coming soon), and the photographers who shot them will win a prize pack from Vans valued at $500. You can submit up to 10 photos (maximum 2 per week) until November 9th.

Photos will be judged by Brian Caissie (photo editor, Concrete Magazine), Dylan Doubt (photo editor, Color Magazine) and Bob Kronbauer (founder,

Use our Facebook link to promote your shot, and encourage people to rate your photo and leave comments. We’ll be promoting all of the entries in our First Photos blog on, and we’ll have plenty of great interviews, tips and articles from our judges and other photographers to keep you hyped.

If you want to enter for a chance to win, make sure you follow the Photo Submission Guidelines and Contest Rules.

If you have any questions, hit us up at: and we’ll get back to you as quickly as possible. Good luck and enter now to win! “