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Vans Introduces the TNT Advanced Prototype

TNT AP TNT ShoesVans introduces new signature shoe for renowned skate icon Tony Trujillo, with the TNT Advanced Prototype, available worldwide on Saturday, July 14. Emphasized by Tony’s tenacious DIY attitude, the TNT Advanced Prototype is designed with Vans’ UltraCush Lite 3D footbeds, Duracap-reinforced uppers, and a brand new waffle tread pattern designed to extend durability and grip over time, and maximize boardfeel. Check it out.

Vans Park Series Stop #2 in Vancouver, BC

YouTube Preview Image The Vans Pro Skate Park Series returns next week to the acclaimed Hastings Skatepark in Vancouver, Canada for the 2nd stop of this year’s Men’s Pro Tour. Drop by the Vans Park Series site or The Boardr for updates and more info.

Dew Tour Long Beach Results

Yuto Horigome Dew Tour 2018The third edition of the Dew Tour Long Beach is a wrap and over the weekend those on the scene and those tuned into the live webcasts witnessed some great skate action by veteran pros and new challengers. Japan’s rising pro Yuto Horigome took the top spot on the Men’s Pro Street podium and Brazil’s Pamela Rosa earned her crown for the first-ever Women’s Pro Street competition. In the Women’s Pro Park event, Nicole Hause nailed her last run to snatch the highest points from Bryce Wettstein who remained in the lead from the first round of runs. Cory Juneau took a much deserved repeat victory in the Men’s Pro Park competition by linking up a frontside kick flip and more. Drop by the Dew Tour site for all recaps, additional results, photos, video clips and more.

Final Results
Mens Pro Street Finals
Yuto Horigome – JPN 91.00
Jagger Eaton – USA 88.69
Kelvin Hoefler – BRA 88.00
Ryan Decenzo – CAN 87.33
Chaz Ortiz – USA 84.66
Vincent Milou – FRA 84.33
Chase Webb – USA 76.66
Dashawn Jordan – USA 73.00

Zumiez Destroyer Award
Ryan Decenzo – CAN

Men Pro Park Finals
Cory Juneau – USA 93.33
Oskar Rozenberg – SWE 91.00
Tristan Rennie – USA 90.00
Clay Kreiner – USA 88.00
Heimana Reynolds – USA 84.33
Alex Sorgente – USA 83.66
Keegan Palmer – AUS 83.00
Luiz Francisco – BRA 73.66

Zumiez Destroyer Award
Oskar Rozenberg – SWE

Women Pro Street Finals
1. Pamela Rosa – BRA 82.00
2. Jenn Soto – USA 79.66
3. Alexis Sablone – USA 78.66
4. Candy Jacobs – NED 77.33
5. Mariah Duran – USA 76.33
6. Leticia Bufoni – BRA 75.33
7. Samarria Brevard – USA 61.00
8. Aori Nishimura – JPN 57.00

Women Pro Park Finals
1. Nicole Hause – USA 89.33
2. Bryce Wettstein – USA 86.33
3. Jordyn Barratt – USA 80.33
4. Poppy Starr Olsen – AUS 77.00
5. Lizzie Armanto – USA 75.33
6. Hanna Zanzi – USA 72.00
7. Sakura Yosozumi – JPN 68.33
8. Nora Vasconcellos – USA 67.00

Zumiez Destroyer Award
Jordyn Barratt – USA

Team Challenge
1. Blind | 318.33
Trey Wood – Park – USA 74.00
TJ Rogers – Tech – CAN 85.33
Micky Papa – Rails – CAN 89.00
Yuto Horigome – Gaps – JPN 70.00

2. Element | 317.66
Kevin Kowalski – Park – USA 76.33
Chris Colbourn – Tech – CAN 76.33
Dominik Walker – Rails – USA 83.00
Mason Silva – Gaps – USA 82.00

3. Plan B | 317.32
Alex Sorgente – Park – USA 86.33
Felipe Gustavo – Tech – BRA 80.33
Trevor McClung – Rails – USA 78.66
Chris Joslin – Gaps – USA 72.00

Individual Section Winners
Alex Sorgente – Park – Plan B 86.33
TJ Rogers – Tech – Blind 85.33
Micky Papa – Rails – Blind 89.00
Mason Silva – Gaps – Element 82.00

Lizzie Armanto Adds Floral Touch to Vans Sk8-Hi Pro

Lizzie Armanto QuickstrikeVans has teamed up with with their global pro skate team rider Lizzie Armanto on a special capsule of footwear and apparel, highlighting a custom rendition of the Sk8-Hi Pro. Armanto’s endorsed colorway of the Sk8-Hi Pro features colorful floral embroidery accents on canvas and suede textiles, engineered with Duracap reinforced uppers, Vans’ superior UltraCush footbed technology, and Vans’ original waffle outsole. The Sk8-Hi Pro is complemented by two apparel pieces, a matching long sleeve tee with floral graphics, and a traditional t-shirt adorned with a floral Vans logo. Lizzie Armanto’s capsule celebrates the new expanded size run of Vans Pro Classics, inspiring all women and men to achieve new levels of skate progression.

Lizzie Pro High Sk8
Part of the Vans global family since 2014, Lizzie Armanto was recently featured in the latest Vans global brand campaign chapter, “Girls Skate India”, documenting her experience on inspiring and empowering young women in India through skateboarding and D.I.Y. spot building, activities that are often considered unorthodox for girls. Learn more about her journey at

Lizzie Pro High Sk8 Tees

The Nine Club – Father’s Day With Steve And Alex Olson

YouTube Preview Image Happy Father’s Day to all of the rad dadas (and single skate moms) out there! Enjoy your day and this special Nine Club episode with the Olsons!

Mark Hubbard Missed and Remembered

YouTube Preview Image As many of you have heard, Grindline Skatepark’s founder Mark Hubbard passed away last week. Without a doubt is influence, love and dedication to skateboarding will continue to be felt and shared by generations of skateboarders for years to come. Have a look at our Focal Point section which sheds some light on Monk’s beginnings, his life of pain and passion while sharing the joy of skateboarding. The Cult of Concrete mini doc delivers the truth of his visionary talents and pushing it forward.

In honor of Monk’s lifework and legacy, Grindline Skateparks has asked skaters and friends worldwide to gather at their local skateparks on Friday, June 22nd to skate and remember his contributions to skateboarding. Rest in Peace Mark Hubbard.