ABOUT WEST 49 CANADA
If you own a skateboard, you've likely heard of West 49. This busy Canadian retailer is the largest seller of skateboarding equipment, apparel and accessories in the country. Selling everything from socks to safety gear, West 49 is a hot spot for skateboarders as well as those looking for clothing designed for an active lifestyle.
West 49 has been around since 1995 when it first opened its 3 initial stores in Ontario. The company grew quickly and by 2005 included 65 stores in 7 provinces, employing over 1,000 people. As the current leader in skateboarding equipment and apparel, the store is in stiff competition with Think Empire, which offers products in the same category. West 49 carries the hottest brands in the business including: Vans, Roxy, Billabong, Volcom, Nixon, Element, Blind, and others.
West49.com gets shoppers the same great selection and deals they'd find at one of the company's locations, but in the comfort of their own home. The site is user-friendly, if only a little crowded. Notable deals and sales are advertised on the main page, as well as new arrivals and other promotions. For those looking for something specific, the site is divided into 7 main categories: Guys, Girls, Youth, Skate, Accessories, Footwear and Brands. Each category has its own subsection, where you will easily find what you need!
Like many recreational sports, skateboarding can get expensive if you're buying the latest in gear and accessories. West 49 offers frequent deals and promos that will get you money off your purchase. Seasonal clearance events see discounts of up to 50%, which can be great when buying expensive items like jackets and snow pants.
Note that some of the deals published on West49.com are only available at West 49 locations. Watch for the "in store only" tags when looking through the deals.
Lastly, be sure to check out Dealguild.com for the latest in West 49 coupons. The company releases frequent coupon codes which can score you a sweet deal on your online purchase. Past deals have included:
- Save 20% on any order
- Get 10% discount and free shipping
- Take $10 off all regular price board shorts
- Free shipping on any sale shoes
Found a great deal you'd like to use toward your West 49 purchase? Applying coupons and promotions is easy. If your deal is a sale or promo on West 49, simply click on the deal and head over to the West 49 site. The prices will already be reduced to reflect the discounts. If your deal is a coupon, click on the deal and follow these steps:
- 1.Copy the revealed coupon code from the Dealguild.com page. With your coupon code in tow, start making your picks on West49.com.
- 2.Every time you place an item in your bag, your bag will open showing you a summary of your items. Paste your coupon into the "Add a Coupon Code" field located in the box with your total (right-hand side of the page).
- 3.Click "Add". Your page will update to reflect the value of the voucher. It's as easy as that.
- West 49 on Facebook: If you're into skate boarding, you've probably already come across this great community of fellow boarders. Join West 49 on Facebook for relevant posts relating to their merchandise as well as photos and videos of the hottest trends and tricks in skateboarding.
- West 49 on Twitter: Follow West 49 on Twitter and be the first to see new arrivals, deals and promotions on West49.com. Along with videos and photos of the best in skateboarding, this is a great spot to check out.
- West 49 on Instagram: Even glancing at this Instagram account might increase your cool factor. Follow this Instagram for shots of the West 49 team pulling their best boarding moves in their off time. Also scroll through pages of great West 49 products for some shopping inspiration.
- West 49 on Pinterest: Follow West 49 on Pinterest and get the first peeks at new collections, the season's trends and West 49 merchandise in action.
- West 49 on YouTube: Want some ideas on what you can do in your West 49 getup? This channel has videos of impressive skateboarding tricks, featuring skate shoes and boards available at West 49.
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