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X Games Austin 2015 Results

YouTube Preview ImageThe sophomore year of X Games Austin is a wrap and the skateboarding events delivered many highlights despite the relentless early summer heat. Drop by The Boardr and CA Productions sites for more info along with photos and video clips from the past three days.

Skate Street
1. Nyjah Huston
2. Chaz Ortiz
3. Ryan Sheckler

Skate Vert
1. Pierre Luc Gagnon
2. Paul Luc Ronchetti
3. Sam Beckett

Big Air
1. Bob Burnquist
2. Elliot Sloan
3. Tom Schaar

Skate Park
1. Curren Caples
2. Pedro Barros
3. Ronnie Sandoval

Big Air Doubles
1. Bob Burnquist / Morgan Wade
2. Elliot Sloan / Steve McCann
3. Tom Schaar / Zack Warden

Womens Skate Street
1. Alexis Sablone
2. Pamela Rose
3. Vanessa Torres

Skate Street Ams
1. Tyson Bowerbank
2. Alex Midler
3. Dustin Blauvelt

Head over to the X Games site for complete results.

Tom Schaar Wins 2015 Vans Pool Party

YouTube Preview Image 15-year old Tom Schaar put his diverse skills to work and captured the top spot on the Pro podium at this years Vans Pool Party. Bruno Passos repeated his win in the Masters and Chris Miller threepeated with power and style in the Legends division.

And if you haven’t already seen or heard, Pedros Barros and Matt Boyster broke new ground for skateboarding’s history books and successfully launched and transferred (backside and frontside respectively) over The Combi Pool’s Duncan peninsula following the day’s competition schedule. Insane!

The full 5-hour webcast is archived and can be viewed over at Redbull.tv

Stay tuned for a full video recap over at Thrasher Magazine.

Final Results
Pros
1. Tom Schaar
2. Chris Russell
3. Pedro Barros

Masters
1. Bruno Passos
2. Steve Revord
3. Darren Navarrette

Legends
1. Chris Miller
2. Steve Caballero
3. Eric Nash

Tom Schaar on Monster Energy Team

YouTube Preview Image Hopefully by now you’ve seen footage from Thrasher Magazines recent Session in the Abyss II event which was held at the DC x Monster vert ramp this past weekend. If not, have a look right here. Yup, vert skating is far from dead.

That said, Monster Energy has announced that they’ve brought teen phenom Tom Schaar on board with their skate team as he gains momentum with age, size, and abilities in the vert realm. Indeed, the future of vert and bowlriding is gaining steam.

Woodward West Skateboarding at Winter Camp 2014

YouTube Preview Image Justin Brock reports from the scene of skateboard destruction at Woodward West. Featured skaters at Winter Camp also included Tom Schaar, Billy Marks, Neal Hendrix, and Alex Midler.

X Games Austin Wrap Up and Results

The skateboarding events of X Games delivered four days of heavy skating which mixed up veterans and newcomers under the heat and humidity of the Austin, Texas skies. Ten of thousands of people broiled themselves, yet enjoyed and witnessed some of the best skateboarders on the planet do there thing. We have completed finals results below. Head on over to the official X Games site for more news bits, photos and videos of the action.

Final results
Vert
1. Jimmy Wilkins
2. Sandro Dias
3. Mitchie Brusco
4. Andy Macdonald
5. Pierre Luc Gagnon
6. Bucky Lasek

Big Air
1. Tom Schaar
2. Bob Burnquist
3. Edgard “Volvo” Pereia
4. Rony Gomes
5. Trey Wood
6. Elliot Sloan

Park
1. Pedro Barros
2. Grant Taylor
3. Aaron “Jaws” Homoki
4. Brad McClain
5. Curren Caples
6. Ronnie Sandoval

Am Street
1. Tyson Bowerbank
2. Chase Webb
3. Nassim Guamazz
4. Oscar Meza
5. Tristan Funkhouser
6. Blake Carpenter

Womens Street
1. Lacey Baker
2. Pamela Rosa
3. Leticia Bufoni
4. Vanessa Torres
5. Alana Smith
6. Rachel Reinhard

Mens Street
1. Nyjah Huston
2. Luan Oliveira
3. Alec Majerus
4. Ryan Sheckler
5. Chaz Ortiz
6. Torey Pudwill

Real Street
1. Clint Walker
2. Wes Kremer
3. Forrest Edwards
Fan Favorite – Mikey Taylor

Sync – Tony Hawk Doubles Video Part – 2014

YouTube Preview ImageTony Hawk has paired up with many of his talented friends over the last few years to create this video titled ‘Synch’ for your viewing pleasure.

While the majority of the synchronized “doubles” footage features Andy Macdonald at Tony’s ramp, there are numerous others featured including: Kevin Staab, Christian Hosoi, Steve Caballero, Neal Hendrix, Jesse Fritsch, Tom Schaar, PLG, Lincoln Ueda, Guy Mariano, Geoff Rowley, Chris Cole, Chris Haslam, Corbin Harris, Aaron “Jaws” Homoki, Daewon Song, Neil Blender, Ben Raybourn, Lance Mountain and Rodney Mullen. Sit back and enjoy. Cheers!