Gilbert Crockett Talks Old Dominion Part on AWC
Posted March 5, 2014
Since filming is in full swing for the Vans video we've taken the opportunity to sit some of the team down to look behind the skating. The rest of Season 6 will have your favorite ams, pros and legends dishing the dirt on their classic video parts. This week Alien Workshop pro, Gilbert Crockett, talks about his part from Venue Skateshop'sshop video, Old Dominion and his Richmond, Virginia crew.
PHX AM Contest Coming April 5 & 6
Posted March 4, 2014
Phoenix, AZ- Cowtown Skateboards is proud to announce the 2014 PHXAM Skateboard Contest presented by Vans Shoes. Top amateur skateboarders from around the world will unite in Phoenix Saturday April 5th for qualifying day. The top 40 riders will move on to Sunday’s semi-finals round where they will be competing for a piece of the $8,500 cash and prize purse. 1st place will take home $3,000. 2nd place $2,000 and 3rd $1,000. Following the finals ...
A.Skate Laceless Era Now Available
Posted March 3, 2014
Vans in collaboration with A.skate, the non-profit foundation created to introduce kids with autism to the engaging and therapeutic effects of skateboarding, are proud to present the Vans x A.skate collaboration for spring 2014. The Vans x A.skate partnership welcomes the first-ever Era Laceless Pro performance model to the Vans Pro Skate line, and marks Vans’ continued support of the A.skate vision. The Vans x A.skate Era Laceless Pro features Vans Pro Skate performance upgrades ...
Pedro Barros's Skate Generation April 5-7
Posted Feb. 24, 2014
Pedro Barros backyard bowl contest, Red Bull Skate Generation, is back for another action-packed year, this time around it'll be held the first weekend of April from the 5th to 7th. And we're sending a heavy hitting crew down to Brazil for the festivities. Vans Riders in Attendance: Steve Caballero Christian Hosoi Jeff Grosso Omar Hassan Peter Hewitt Josh Borden Alex Perelson Raney Beres We'll keep you posted on more details and webcast info as it gets ...
House of Vans Open Skate Every Wednesday All Winter
Posted Feb. 24, 2014
Let's not kid ourselves, East Coast winters suck. There are very few indoor parks anymore, the wind cuts like a knife, snow is always threatening and even if you shovel out a spot your board and bearings are goners. But what are you going to do? Hibernate? Hell no! Come skate the House of Vans in Brooklyn, USA! Every Wednesday night from now until it warms up again in Spring Vans is opening the doors to anyone and everyone ...
Barros Takes First, Caballero Second at 2014 Bondi BOWL-A-RAMA
Posted Feb. 22, 2014
The final horn at the 10th Annual Bondi BOWL-A-RAMA has sounded and if you watched the live webcast you know it was a real barn burner and the final results are no surprise to anyone. Here's the top 5 in each division. Check back for video highlights in the upcoming days. PRO FINAL RESULTS: 1. Pedro Barros 2. Alex Sorgente 3. Felipe Foguinho 4. Bucky Lasek 5. Sam Beckett MASTERS FINAL RESULTS: 1. Tony Hawk 2. Steve Caballero 3 ...