A harsh contest environment with bowl competitors fighting for a win? Hell no. Everyone had a blast, pushed themselves, and cheered each other on. What a great comp. Thanks everyone!
Great weather, beautiful women, amazing Canadian hospitality, insane skating, and one of the gnarliest slams of all-time. This one had it all, with Alex Sorgente taking home the prize. Chalk up another epic contest to Vans.
This year had its biggest turnout yet for the Chili Bowl and Ronnie Sandoval handled it like a veteran.
It's so rad seeing how different teams approach Double Rock, and Blood Wizard does not disappoint. Here's Jerry Gurney, Nich Kunz, Drew Dezort, Jack Given, Chris Gregson, and others.
Here is Senn's signature high-speed skating and his great use of hills and spots. This Toy Machine part still holds up and, arguably, has gotten better with age. Jerry Gurney introduces a 1998 classic.
They came to eat, drink, and skate. Potrero Del Sol is the spot, and when all's said and done, the eagle flies over San Francisco once again. Wear shoes or go home—sick shit!
Toad and Salmon's fifth annual Chili Bowl contest came back to Potrero Park in SF. McClain took home first.
Toad and Salmon took the show on the road up to Seattle and the Ballard Bowl for the 2009 Chowder Bowl.
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