Chicago

House Of Vans Chicago Grand Opening

Vans hosted the grand opening of their House Of Vans Chicago location this past weekend, check out a few photos from the event here via Transworld.

Flip Team Charges Through Dew Tour Chicago

Dew Tour ChicagoThis past weekend’s skateboarding events at the Dew Tour in Chicago have wrapped up where the Flip Skateboards team had very impressive and commanding afternoons against the invited competition. Saturday’s sweep by Flip’s rookie pros took to the Streetstyle podium with Curren Caples on top followed by his cohort Louie Lopez and teammate Alec Majerus. On Sunday, Brazilian dark horse Kelvin Heofler stacked up points in the Street Best Session above all the rest and earned $25K for his efforts. He was followed by Alec Majerus in second and Louie Lopez in third.

Drop by the Dew Tour site to view all recap videos, photos and full results. Dew Tour Los Angeles takes place August 14th – 16th.

Final Results
Streetstyle
1. Curren Caples
2. Louie Lopez
3. Alec Majerus

Street Best Session
1. Kelvin Hoefler
2. Alec Majerus
3. Louie Lopez

Huston on Top at Street League Chicago

YouTube Preview ImageIn front of a fully engaged and excited crowd in the Windy City’s UIC Arena, Nyjah skated away from Stop One of the 2014 Street League Skateboarding Nike SB World Tour in Chicago with another great win after edging out Luan Oliveira and Shane O’Neill in the final moments of the Impact section. Catch up on all of the action with photo galleries and video recaps from Chicago right here.

Final Results
1. Nyjah Huston
2. Luan Oliveira
3. Shane O’Neill
4. Torey Pudwill
5. Bastien Salabanzi
6. Paul Rodriguez
7. Matt Berger
8. Tommy Sandoval