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Vans Park Series Returns to Malmö’s Kroksbäck Skatepark

VPS Malmo 2018With only one stop left before the highly anticipated 2018 Vans Park Series World Championships in China this fall, all eyes and the world’s top bowlriders are pointed towards the final qualifying rounds of competition at Kroksbäck Skatepark in Malmö, Sweden on September 7th and 8th. The 2018 VPS Pro Tour, Sweden finals will be broadcasted live for free on ETN and vansparkseries.com.

As the most pivotal stop on the VPS tour this season, the results in Malmö will decide the final top-ranking 2018 Tour Challengers to earn an invite to compete at the VPS World Championships in China on October 27th, while continuing to expand the open path for prospective women’s challengers to prove their ranks and advance into the pro tour circuit.

In addition, the 2018 VPS Europa Continental Championships will host its second year in Sweden, showcasing aspiring regional men and women talent in pursuit of glory in their backyard and a chance to compete in the VPS World Championships this fall. The yet to be crowned Europa Continental Champions from the men and women’s divisions will be seeded directly into the World Championships to join Select Pros and advancing Tour Challengers.

Vans Park Series Sweden Schedule
Thursday, September 6th
10am GMT – VPS Europa Continental Championships Men and Women

Friday, September 7th
11am GMT – VPS Women’s Pro Tour, Prelims and Semi-Finals
3pm GMT – VPS Men’s Pro Tour, Prelims

Saturday, September 8th
Live broad cast on ETN and Vansparkseries.com
12pm GMT – VPS Women’s Pro Tour, Finals
1pm GMT – VPS Men’s Pro Tour, Semi-Finals + Finals

Powell Peralta Skateboard Stories – Scott Decenzo

YouTube Preview ImageStacy Peralta and the Powell-Peralta crew have released and great mini doc titled, “Powell Peralta Skateboard Stories” featuring Scott Decenzo. Have a look!

Chris Cope: Blow’n Up The Spot – Backyard Playland

YouTube Preview ImageResting in the heart of Brooklyn this backyard castle of concrete caters to Chris Cope’s abilities. This clip will put you in the right State of Mind… Shred all Quarters!

Independent Truck Co: 40 Years of Ads Book Compilation

YouTube Preview ImageIn honor of Independent Truck Company’s 40th anniversary they present a book, Since 1978 – 40 Years of Ads from the Archives of Independent Truck Company, a compilation of its landmark ads appearing in Skateboarder, Action Now, and Thrasher Magazines from 1978 to 2018 with foreword by Lance Mountain. Get your copy now!

etnies: Chris Joslin Pro Available Now!

YouTube Preview Image The amount of footage that he has produced in four years is unprecedented. The level of skateboarding that he operates at is insurmountable. And his newly released pro shoe is part of his legacy; etnies has proudly introduced Chris Joslin’s first pro model shoe, the Joslin Pro!

Sit back and watch this footage and words from his peers on the rise of Chris Joslin. The Joslin Pro is now available in skate shops and retailers ready to shred!

Santa Cruz’s “Til The End” Video

The already stacked Santa Cruz team welcomes in the new blood with this insane new full length video. Hit play and watch the carnage ensue.