Andy Macdonald

Andy Macdonald – Linda Vista Skatepark

Tom Schaar Repeats Vans Pool Party Win

YouTube Preview ImageIn one of the heaviest bowlriding battles yet this season, Tom Schaar once again rose above the pressure of the Vans Pool Party Pro Finals to secure a repeat win this year. In the Masters division, Brazilian pit bull Sandro Dias etched his name up onto the 2108 VPP banner with his first time win. Chris Miller fought off all challengers with skillfully consistent, technical and stylish runs in the Legends final with Eric Nash charging right behind him with raw power up onto the podium.

Tune into the archived 2018 Vans Pool Party webcast in case you missed it!

Final Results
Pro
1. Tom Schaar
2. Cory Juneau
3. Chris Russell
4. Tristan Rennie
5. Jimmy Wilkins
6. Kiko Francisco
7. Josh Rodriguez
8. Clay Kreiner
9. Keegan Palmer
10. Moto Shibata

Masters
1. Sandro Dias
2. Andy Macdonald
3. Chad Shetler
4. Mitchell Mendez
5. Lincoln Ueda
6. Darren Navarrette
7. Brian Patch
8. Steve Revord
9. Bennett Harada
10. Kris Reeves

Legends
1. Chris Miller
2. Eric Nash
3. Steve Caballero
4. Lance Mountain
5. Nicky Guerrero
6. Mike McGill
7. Pat Ngoho
8. Tony Magnusson
9. Christian Hosoi
10. Steve Alba

Tom Schaar Captures Second Vans Pool Party Win

YouTube Preview ImageThe legendary Combi Pool at the Vans Skatepark once again hosted the annual Vans Pool Party event and capped off another dramatic skateboarding showdown Saturday night. Following a contentious stalemate final in the Legends event, head chief in charge Steve Van Doren settled the score, honoring both impressive performances and granting Steve Caballero and Lance Mountain a shared victory as this year’s Legends champions for their equal 85.33 result.

The Masters division saw a few of the regulars out of the line up with Andy Macdonald moving up from the Pro Division this year and putting together the highest scoring runs to crown him as the 2017 champion. Chad Shetler joined him on the podium in 2nd with Lincoln Ueda in 3rd.

In the Pro division, 2015’s Vans Pool Party champion Tom Schaar showed new lines with refined power and technical skill in the Combi Pool earning him his second VPP championship title and a much deserved win this year. Cory Juneau wasn’t far behind him place 2nd, while 3rd place winner and Vans Pool party rookie, Clay Kreiner wowed the crowd with his amplified runs and his fearless attempts at landing a massive heelflip frontside air over the round bowl’s channel.

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Final Results
Pros
1. Tom Schaar
2. Corey Juneau
3. Clay Kreiner

Masters
1. Andy Macdonald
2. Chad Shetler
3. Lincoln Ueda

Legends
1. Lance Mountain and Steve Caballero (tie)
3. Tony Magnusson

For more information on this year’s Vans Pool Party including highlights, complete results, photos and videos, visit vans.com/poolparty.