Nicole Hause Wins 2018 Girls Combi Pool Classic

YouTube Preview ImageIt’s great to see the participation level and progression of female skateboarders surging over the past year. What’s truly respectable is that Vans has stepped up and matched the prize purse of the men for this year’s Girls Combi Pool Classic. Three division of gals competed this past Saturday and put together one hell of a great day for women’s bowlriding. When all was settled and the scores were tallied, Bella Kenworthy, Dora Varella and Nicole Hause rolled away with top honors in their respective divisions. Congrats ladies!

Final Results
Pro
1. Nicole Hause – $28,000
2. Jordyn Barratt – $14,000
3. Brighton Zeuner – $7,000
4. Lizzie Armanto – $3,500
5. Poppy Starr Olsen – $3,000
6. Sakura Yosozumi – $2,500
7. Arianna Carmona – $2,000
8. Grace Marhoefer – $1,800
9. Minna Stess – $1,700
10.Lea Taylor – $1,500

15 and Older
1. Dora Varella – $1,000
2. Michelle Yoon – $600
3. Gabrielle Brownfield – $400
4. Jessie Frietze
5. Tuling Lam
6. Lauren Canoura
7. Michelle Burnett
8. Stacie Roberts

14 and Under
1. Bella Kenworthy – $1,000
2. Jordan Santana – $600
3. Ruby Rockstar Trew – $400
4. Karen Muto
5. Isadora Pacheco
6. Stella Reynolds
7. Lilly Stoephaius
8. Carlin Makibbin

The Nine Club – Episode 88: Jerry Hsu

YouTube Preview ImageJerry Hsu put his busy schedule on hold and stopped by The Nine Club to discuss growing up in San Jose CA, ordering his first skateboard from the back of a Thrasher Magazine, making a 25 minute sponsor me video, getting on Maple Skateboards, moving out of his parents house at 18, Osiris’ “The Storm” video and the infamous Storm Flip, quitting Maple for Enjoi, filming for “Bag Of Suck”, the Tilt Mode videos, getting on Chocolate Skateboards, photography, starting his own brand Sci-Fi Fantasy and much more. Have a seat and listen in.

Emerica Presents: The Ed Templeton Reserve Collection

YouTube Preview ImageEmerica proudly presents the release of Ed Templeton’s signature Wino G6 Slip-on and The Templeton Desert Boot. Follow along as Ed promotes these foot protection devices in his very unique and unshakable way. Ruling!

Nyjah Huston Nike SB and Release ‘Til Death Video

YouTube Preview Image Filmed and edited by Ty Evans, Nyjah Huston drops a serious assault on a wide assortment of handrails in this mind-blowing skate film. Importantly, it also celebrates the release of Nyjah’s signature Nike SB shoe and his commitment to progressive high stakes street skating – ’til death!

Vans Park Series Announces 2018 Pro Tour Schedule

Vans Park Series has announced its 2018 Pro Tour schedule. For 2018, Vans Park Series reinforces its ongoing commitment to the development of women’s skateboarding by expanding the 2018 season with the addition of two additional Women’s World Championship qualifying events to establish park terrain skateboarding’s first-ever Women’s World Championship global qualifying series.

2018 select VPS Continental and National Championship dates will be released via updates on www.vansparkseries.com.

VPS 2018 Pro Tour
São Paulo, Brazil – June 2nd

Vancouver, Canada* – July 14th

Huntington Beach, CA – August 4th

Paris-Chelles, France – September 8th

VPS World Championships
China – October 27th

*Men’s Only Pro Tour Event

Hypebeast Takes Majority Stake in The Berrics Ownership

The BerricsThe rumors have been swirling around for months, but recently Tech Crunch has posted a confirmed report which digs into the news that Hypebeast has taken on a majority stake in ownership of The Berrics. Read on, take note, and skate on.