18th Annual TransWorld SKATEboarding Awards

The 18th annual TransWorld SKATEboarding Awards and world premiere of their 27th video Substance took place at the Theatre at the Ace Hotel in Downtown Los Angeles last Friday night, January 22nd. Here are 2015’s winners.

Rookie of The Year
Miles Silvas

Readers’ Choice Female
Leticia Bufoni

Readers’ Choice Male
Ishod Wair

Team of The Year
Fucking Awesome

Video of The Year

Video Part of The Year
Anthony Van Engelen

Eric Stricker Memorial Award

Sheckler Foundation

Legend Award
Ed Templeton

Video Check Out of The Year

Victor Aceves

Cover of The Year
Louie Barletta and the enjoi team, December 2015

Photo of The Year

Ryan Sheckler, nosegrind photo by Peters

Independently Produced Video of The Year

SURE by Johnny Wilson

Check out photos from the evening right here.

2016 Girls Combi Pool Classic Highlights and Results

YouTube Preview Image On Saturday Vans hosted 2016’s Girls Combi Pool Classic contest and fortunately Thrasher Magazine’s ace lensman Schmitty was on the scene to capture the action of these ladies as they handled the beast. Have a look at the highlight reel. For those of you that missed the action, you can also visit Lizzie Armanto’s Facebook page where Jeff Grosso manned up and offered up some commentary and filmwork of his own on a live webcast feed.

Final Results
1. Poppy Starr
2. Nora Vasconcellos
3. Lizzie Armanto
4. Brighton Zeuner

15 and Over
1. Jordyn Barrett
2. Yndiara Asp
3. Hanna Zanzi

14 and Under
1. Dora Varella
2. Spencer Breaux
3. Bryce Wettstein

Vans Girls Combi Classic Livestream with Lizzie Armanto and Jeff Grosso

Jeff and LizzieThat’s right. You’ve heard it right here. Lizzie Armanto is hosting a live stream of the Vans Girls Combi Classic on her Facebook page tomorrow, January 23rd beginning at 5:15pm PST. To spice things up, Jeff Grosso will be on hand to deliver the play-by-play and analysis of the event. This could be should be great. Tune in!

Vans Propeller Latin America Tour: Mar Del Plata

YouTube Preview ImageThe Vans Propeller Latin America tour recently rolled through the skateboarding hotbed of Mar Del Plata, Argentina. Curren Caples, Chima Ferguson, Kyle Walker, Elijah Berle, Rowan Zorilla and Chris Russell did what they do best by feeding off the crowd and wrecking the park for the best demo of the tour yet.

Venture Trucks : Silvester Eduardo Awake

YouTube Preview ImageEast Coast ripper Silvester Eduardo just recently jumped up to the pro ranks. Venture Trucks sends out this congratulatory clip.

Brian Hansen and Jon Dickson Welcomed to Volume 4

YouTube Preview Image Nuge has welcomed his two good friends Jon Dickson and Brian Hansen to the Volume 4 squad. Roll the clip!