This 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.
1. Curren Caples
2. Louie Lopez
3. Alec Majerus
Street Best Session
1. Kelvin Hoefler
2. Alec Majerus
3. Louie Lopez
Dew Tour returns to Chicago after a five year hiatus, coming to the beautiful new Grant Park Skate Plaza for skate and BMX street and streetstyle competitions.
Sunday of this event coincides with International Go Skate Day, and will feature special activities for local Chicago area skaters.
The skate action kicks off at 2:00 pm ET today with Skate Street and again at 5:00 pm ET for Skateboard Street Best Session at dewtour.com
Newcomer to the Dew Tour, Trevor Colden had one hell of a weekend in Brooklyn, New York earning his second trip to the podium and winning the Streetstyle event yesterday afternoon. Check the complete results and be sure to drop by the Dew Tour site for recap videos of the action. And have a look at The Boardr and Thrasher Magazine’s edits rolling down the course as well.
1. Trevor Colden
2. Evan Smith
3. Ran Decenzo
4. Curren Caples
5. Nick Merlino
6. Ishod Wair
7. Jordan Hoffart
8. Mike Vallely
With a format in place that provided grouped skate jams upon three separate sections of the Dew Tour’s Skate Street course, Philadelphia’s own Ishod Wair emerged victorious and $30,000 richer yesterday afternoon.
Complete results with photos and video can be viewed on the Dew Tour and The Boardr and Thrasher Magazine websites.
1. Ishod Wair
2. Trevor Colden
3. Louie Lopez
4. Chris Cole
5. Paul Rodriguez
6. Ryan Decenzo
7. Tom Asta
8. Chaz Ortiz
The Dew Tour’s Streetstyle event kicks off today and at 3:30pm ET/ 12:30pm PST. Check the livestream feed via your computer or mobile device.
The Dew Tour takes over The House of Vans and its street front this weekend with plenty of action along with its live stream component beginning today with the Skate Street event at 5pm ET/2pm PST. Be sure to have a look yesterday’s practice session in which NY resident Mark Gonzales took to the course with a classic style.
Tomorrow’s Streetstyle event kicks off at 3:30pm ET/ 12:30pm PST.
The Dew Tour is headed to Brooklyn, New York later this week for some great street skating action. Rookie Alec Majerus joins Ryan Decenzo, Paul Rodriguez, Sean Malto, Chaz Ortiz and others beginning Saturday, September 20th at the House of Vans.
The action starts at 5:30pm ET / 2:30pm PT, and can be watched live and direct from DewTour.com/LIVE For those on the go, download the NBC Sports Live Extra app for your mobile device.