The “We Are Brudis” tour video, filmed by Dom Schneider and starring Niklas Speer von Cappeln, Ilja Judizki, Johannes Schoen, Pietro Bontà, Luca Gozzo and Mauro Caruso is is the result of 12 days spent with the Lakai German & Italian teams skating some new and some old spots in sunny Sicily. Check the photo article in Issue #33 of A Brief Glance.
This past Saturday, Vans joined thousands of skateboarders, BMX riders and passionate city locals from greater Boston to celebrate the long-awaited grand opening of the Lynch Family Skatepark. As the final contributor to the project, Vans provided a leadership commitment of $1.5M, joining The Charles River Conservancy (CRC), the Massachusetts Department of Conservation and Recreation (DCR), and the Lynch Foundation in supporting a brand new community skatepark located in East Cambridge, MA.
The exciting ribbon cutting ceremony welcomed various dignitaries to the podium, including key city officials, representatives from the CRC and DCR, Vans skateboarding am Rowan Zorilla and legends Tony Alva and Ray Barbee, rounded out by a warm welcome from Master of Ceremonies, Vans’ own Steve Van Doren.
Check out JP Souza’s Bones Bearings commercial that first aired during the live webcast of Tampa am 2015. Filmed By Shane Darnell and Vern Laird.
Jack Curtin keeps it moving with over a minute of new footage. Check out Jack’s Awake edit, plus the newest Drop 3 release including Paul Rodriguez Sacred Heart V-lights.
There were over 200 Ams who traveled from all over the world to skate Tampa Am this weekend. It was France’s Aurelien Giraud at the top of the list when it was all over on Sunday. The win earned him the Monster Energy Golden Ticket to the 2016 SLS Pro Open.
22nd Annual Tampa Am Finals Results:
1. Aurelien Giraud
2. Jagger Eaton
3. Tanner Vanvark
4. Axel Cruysberghs
5. Jereme Knibbs
6. Jack Olson
7. Gabriel Fortunato
8. Christian Dufrene
9. Antonio Durao
10. Nate Greenwood
11. Maurio McCoy
12. Lehi Leite