Bastien Salabanzi

Street League Skateboarding Announces 2016 Tour Schedule

YouTube Preview ImageStreet League Skateboarding (SLS) has announced this year’s dates and locations of Pro contests in the SLS global qualification structure towards the SLS Nike SB Super Crown World Championship. As the official street skateboarding world championship series as sanctioned by the International Skateboarding Federation (ISF), the SLS qualifying contests and the SLS Nike SB World Tour are skateboarding’s most prestigious contests in professional competitive skateboarding.

For the second year in a row, SLS will include a Women’s Division as part of the SLS Nike SB Super Crown World Championship, allowing the world’s best female street skateboarders to compete for the title of World Champ. 2015 was a historical year as eight of the best skaters competed for the highest first-place prize in women’s street skateboarding with Brazilian Leticia Bufoni taking the first-ever female Championship.

International fans can watch each event of the 2016 SLS NikeSB World Tour webcasted live exclusively on Fans in the United States can watch SLS on FS1 and customers of participating cable and satellite TV providers may access the live stream through the FOX Sports GO app for iOS, Android, Windows and Kindle devices, as well as on desktops through Head over to the SLS site for the complete press release and more info.

SLS Season Dates and Venues
• March 5–6 Tampa Pro – Skatepark of Tampa – Tampa, Florida, USA
• May 21–22 SLS Nike SB Pro Open – Skate Agora BDN I Barcelona, Spain
• July 2 SLS Nike SB World Tour: Munich – Olympic Park – Munich, Germany
• August 28 SLS Nike SB World Tour: New Jersey – Prudential Center – Newark, NJ, USA
• October 2 SLS Nike SB Super Crown World Championship – Galen Center at USC – Los Angeles, CA, USA

FS1 Telecast Schedule
SLS Nike SB Pro Open – Sunday, May 22 (9:30 PM – 11:00 PM ET)
SLS Nike SB World Tour: Munich – Saturday, July 2 (1:30 PM – 3:00 PM ET)
SLS Nike SB World Tour: New Jersey – Sunday, August 28 (5:00 PM – 6:30 PM ET)
SLS Nike SB Super Crown World Championship – Sunday, October 2 (10:30 PM – 12:00 AM ET)

Street League: Stop #2 in New Jersey Today

SLS NJStop #2 of the 2015 Street League Tour takes place in Newark, New Jersey this afternoon. Tune in to watch all 25 SLS pros vie for the 8 cut towards the Super Crown Championship live tomorrow on Fox Sports 1, Fox Sports Go, and at 4:30pm ET.

Primitive Skateboarding: 6 Month Recap

YouTube Preview Image Primitive Skateboarding has posted this six month recap of some clips that were posted on their Instagram account of Paul Rodriguez, Bastien Salabanzi, Nick Tucker, Carlos Ribeiro, and Brian Peacock. Watch this a few times and hit the streets!

The Diamond Plaza with Bastien Salabanzi

YouTube Preview Image Going one step beyond a simple flip-in-flip-out approach, Bastien tends to turn it up with an extra flip here and there. Street League hit up the new Diamond Skate Plaza in Los Angeles, CA for a quick, fun afternoon session with the French ripper.

Weekend Buzz: Chaz Ortiz & Bastien Salabanzi

YouTube Preview Image This week, on Weekend Buzz Part 1 of 2, Bastien Salabanzi & Chaz Ortiz stopped by SportsCenter to discuss congo roots, voodoo ceremonies, Supra, Street League, high school, being Justin Beaner, guitar skills, Nyjah Huston, being sponsorless, and more!

Bastien Salabanzi: Check In

YouTube Preview Image Bastien Salabanzi is the latest pro to “Check In” at P-Rod’s park.