This weekend,from the 20th to the 22th march, at the Skatepark of Tampa in Tampa,Florida(USA) was held the 21st edition of the Tampa Pro skateboard contest and Luan Oliveira is the #TampaPro2015 WINNER! And maximum respect for the Belgian Youness Amrani that finished 8th!!!
Here are some videos and the results!
On the 13th september the DC team was in Bordeaux,France for the DC Initials Tour demo. Below is the video 😉
skaters: Chris Cole, Wes Kremer, Mikey Taylor, Matt Miller, Davis Torgerson, Tristan Funkhauser, Josef Scott jatta, Antony Lopez, Seb Simon, Julien Bechet and Benjamin Garcia
During the first half of september some of the members of the DC USA team and European team will be in tour around Portugal for 3 days , below are the dates and locations of the “DC initials Tour”. skaters: Chris Cole,Mikey Taylor, Matt Miller, Wes Kremer,Davis Torgerson ,Tristan Funkhouser,Thaynan Costa, Josef Scott Jatta,Jorge Simoes,Pedro Roseiro, Tiago Lopes
6 september Cascais 7 september Ericeira 10 september Porto
From the 17th to the 27th august in Nanjing, China will be held the Youth Olympic Games and for the 1st time in history the skateboarding will be a part of the Olypic games! Street League Skateboarding (SLS) and the International Skateboarding Federation (ISF) announced a strategic partnership as the SLS endorses ISF recognition by the International Olympic Committee as the official skateboarding federation.
The International Skateboarding Federation (ISF) has been selected by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) to showcase skateboarding aside the Youth Olympic Games as part of the Nanjing 2014 Sports Lab. The ISF is producing two daily Street and Vert skateboard exhibitions featuring international athletes , famale and male skaters. The skatepark is a project of California Skatepark.
Featured Athletes for the demos: Street:
Leticia Bufoni (F – Brazil)
Candy Jacobs (F – Netherlands)
Kelvin Hoefler (M – Brazil)
Tomas Vintr (M – Czech Republic)
Sean Malto (M – USA)
Chris Cole (M – USA)
This weekend is taking place the first event of the SLS (Street League Skateboarding). The 1st contest is private only for PROs and is taking place at the Nike SB 6th & Mill Skatepark in Los Angeles, CA. Bastien Salabanzi is the only European skater in this competitions so we’ll cheering for him! We need also to check YOUNESS AMRANI because he can qualify in the NON-SLS PROS QUALIFY!
The event is in live streaming on FOX1
3 NON-SLS PROS QUALIFY INTO THE SLS SERIES + 2 ALTERNATES:
20 non-SLS Pros compete for a chance at three spots in the SLS Nike SB World Tour, joining the current pros on the current SLS Pros on the 2014 Season. Only eight will advance to Day two. ONE OVERALL WINNER:
Day two, the heat is on as those eight qualifiers go against the most prestigious competitive street skaters: current SLS pros. SLS vets and new faces alike will battle for $75,00 in prize money and a coveted ‘golden ticket’ to the $200,000 SLS Nike SB Super Crown World Championship in August. YOUR FAVORITE SLS PROS:
All of your favorite SLS Pros, including Chris Cole, Nyjah Huston, Sean Malto, Paul Rodriguez, and Shane O’Neill, find themselves pitted against the eight newcomers in a showdown for the coveted ‘golden ticket’ and key championship points for qualifications into the Super Crown.
Yesterday (22 march) at the skatepark of Tampa was the qualifing day for the Tampa PRO 2014 skateboard contest. Ruben Rodrigues was the best european skater in the qualify and finished in 24t place in front of FIRDAUS RAHMAN , WES KREMER , KEVIN ROMAR…The Finnish Niko Ojanen (Rolling Skateboards) was 35th…Here are the results:
1 NYJAH HUSTON (Huntington Beach CA)
2 ISHOD WAIR (Bordentown NJ)
3 TREVOR COLDEN (Virginia Beach VA)
4 KELVIN HOEFLER (Sao Paulo Brazil)
5 CHAZ ORTIZ (Chicago IL)
6 LOUIE LOPEZ (Hawthorne CA)
7 CHRIS COLE (Philadelphia PA)
8 TIMMY KNUTH (Melbourne FL)
9 EVAN SMITH (Orlando FL)
10 ALEC MAJERUS (Rochester MN)
11 RYAN DECENZO (Vancouver B.C. Canada)
12 MANNY SANTIAGO (Lowell MA)
13 FELIPE GUSTAVO (Brasilia Brazil)
14 BRIAN ANDERSON SF CA)
15 SHANE O’NEILL (Melbourne Australia)
16 MARK SUCIU (Saratoga CA)
17 CURREN CAPLES (Ventura CA)
18 JORDAN HOFFART (Vancouver Canada)
19 STEFAN JANOSKI (Vacaville CA)
20 BRAD CROMER (Palm Beach Gardens FL)
21 BEN RAYBOURN (Houston TX)
22 DAVID GONZALEZ (Medellin Colombia)
23 DANNY ROSARIO (Curitiba Brazil) 24 RUBEN RODRIGUES (Lisbon Portugal)
35 NIKO OJANEN (Helsinki Finland)
38 YOUNESS AMRANI (Hasselt Belgium)
41 MAX GENIN (Grenoble France)