Vans Pool Party 2014 Photos
Words & photos by Rhino
The Combi got heated up this weekend at the Vans 10th Annual pool party, Congratulations to 1st Place winners Chris Miller Legends, Bruno Passos Masters and Tristan Rennie Pro.
Grosso and Jeff Hedges ready to get it going
Mic-e and Jake Phelps
Steve took some time out from the bbq to hang out with his Grandson and daughter Christy Van Doren
Contest signs are back
Duane wasn’t there but his biggest fan was
Weiss, Remy, KL, and Backwards Bernie O'Dowd
Just ask the Doctor, Rick Blackhart
Herbie Fletcher and Greyson
Legendary Jeff Ho was on the scene
The Legends, Eric Nash backside boneless
Nicky Guerrero sad plant
Steve Caballero goes finger flip in the square
Jeff Grosso was on fire, judo air to 2nd place
Chris Miller, 1st place Masters Division
The Masters event was next, Anthony Hancock taking it to fakie
Darren Navarrette blating a backside air and taking 3rd place
Bruno Passos took home 1st Place in the Legends Division
The pros were next. Josh Borden warming up with a Madonna
One of the few padless skaters, Brad McClain boneless
Jimmy Wilkins has one of the best FSO’s, alley oop one here
Pedro Barros goes big
Josh Borden going big on a 540
Alex Sorgente rocket air
Coming from Hawaii, Heimana Reynolds eggplant
Sam Beckett spinning one up a Indy 540 in the square
Cory Juneau tail grab over the hip
Josh Rodriguez eggplant on the finger, took 2nd place in the pro division
When it was all said and done, Badlander Tristan Rennie was unstoppable 1st place pro division
Tristan and his homies celebrating his 1st place win
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