Vans doesn't mess around when it comes to throwing a contest and the 2013 Vans US Open will go down in history as not only one of the best, but the event where the new generation of bowl rippers really took control. From Greyson's psycho float to...
The Vans US Open in Huntington Beach is going off with a Marseilles-inspired concrete wonderland poured right on the sand. Here's some gems from practice and qualifiers, with Raney, Hatchell, Blair, Stevens, and Sandoval heating it up! Semis and...
Piece Of Cake. The finals went off and Shane O'Neill took the top honors. Best trick got a little wild with a stripper, Dustin, Axel, Reynolds, Koston, Gravette, and Gillette. Good times here—Cheers CPH!RESULTS
1. Shane O'Neill
Good ol' long days, a big ol' vert ramp, and a ring of fire all add up to fun day and night. Beckett, Perelson, Rune, and PLG hit the vert hard and the ring got lit up by Ishod, Silas, Reynolds, and Axel. Good times at CPH.
Axel, Colden, Maatman, Majerus, Midler, Youness, and Nassim all heated it up in the finals. In the end Nassim Guammaz took the top honors and the cold ones flowed shortly there after. A big thanks to Volcom and the Amsterdamn Am crew for another fun...
Hundreds of skateboarding fans and friends of Dave Tuck from all around the country showed up to show their support and to see who was the King of the Snake Run. After all was said and done, Josh Borden took the crown, Andy Macdonald took second...
The Combi Pool is one deep pit and here it gets annihilated by the pro ranks, including some wickedly insane padless runs. Here's Fletcher, Glifberg, Lasek, Caples, Barros, and many others.
1st: Bucky Lasek
2nd: Pedro Barros
3rd: Rune Glifberg
Are you still going to be skating into your 40s? Hopefully you'll still have the fire like these legends. Here's Hosoi, Cab, Grosso, Miller, McGill, and others.
1st: Chris Miller
2nd: Steve Caballero
3rd: Christian Hosoi
In This Issue Skater of the Year 2013, Ishod Wair, graces the April cover with a massive no comply blaster. The action only intensifies inside with a 20-page SOTY celebratory tour to Miami and the Cayman Islands. With previous trophy holders Koston and Grant Taylor in tow, getting rad was not an issue. Throw in a free Ishod SOTY poster for your bedroom wall and it's lights out. Goodnight. Add this one to your collection.