Archive for July 2013

Vans Van Doren Invitational

Out on the sand of Huntington Beach, the first annual Van Doren Invitational brought together many of the world’s gnarliest bowlriders, including Type-S Team riders Pedro Barros, Charlie Blair and Christian Hosoi.

Pedro Barros – FS Smith Grind / Photo by Nick Maddog

Charlie Blair – FS Stalefish / Photo by Nick Maddog

Christian Hosoi FS Ollie / Photo by Vans

Bastien Salabanzi – Switch Ollie at his home town Bordeaux, France


B.Salabanzi Switch Ollie  / Photo by David Manaud

Mr. Lasek Switch kickflip deck transfer


Switch Kickflip deck transfer into bank – Rockstar Ramp – screen grab using GoPro Hero3

Tom Schaar – Full Rotation by Red Bull

Red Bull has created a series of three videos about Tom Schaar – called “Full Rotation”.
“Best known for being the first skateboarder in history ever to land a 1080, 13-year-old Tom is out to prove that his talents go way beyond the mega ramp.” by Red Bull

X Games Munich – Germany

Vert Results:
1 Bucky Lasek Type-S
2 Pierre-Luc Gagnon
3 Mitchie Brusco Type-S
4 Sandro Dias Type-S
5 Bob Burnquist
6 Tom Schaar Type-S

Park Results:
1 Curren Caples
2 Pedro Barros Type-S
3 Ben Hatchell
5 Rune Glifberg
6 Kevin Kowalski

Big Air Results:
1 Bob Burnquist
2 Elliot Sloan
3 Tom Schaar Type-S
4 Jagger Eaton
5 Rony Gomes Type-S
6 Edgard Pereira Type-S
7 Alex Sorgente Type-S