On the 20th january at the House of Vans in Berlin hosted the Bright European Skateboard Awards 2015! This was the 4th edition and here are the results.
Skater of the year: Madars Apse Rookie of the year: Daan Van Der Linden Brand of the year: Polar Skate Co Photographer of the year: Davy Van Laere Magazine of the year: Kingpin Website of the year: Live Skateboard Media Video of the year: Endless Bummer by Palace Clip of the year: Time Chase con Phil Zwijsen Shop of the year: Lockwood Videographer of the year: Niki Waltl SkateAid Charity Award: Skateboarding Society of Kenya
On the 24th and 25th May in the Leszno plaza in Leszno,Poland will be held the annual Back to the Streets skateboard contest.There will be also the Girls Jam. There will be a lot of good riders from all over the Europe and World, some names are: Richard Tury , Maxim Habanec , Martin Pek , Madars Apse, Gard Hvaara , Max Kruglov(Russia),from Japan the Mystic Cup 2013 winner Rio Sejiri, from Brazil the 2013 winner Diego Fiorese and many more…
Here below you will find the program of the weekend.
1st part – knockout:
Two crossover knockout, four groups of skaters. Each group has a two-minute jam. Every skater has a ride in each section. 32 skaters going into the semifinals.
2nd part semi-final:
Groups of six riders. Each group has seven minutes jam. Every skater has a jam. 10 skaters going into the final round.
3rd part – finals:
The two final groups of five, each with its jam. 15 minutes for each jam.
Here is the 5th episode from Madars Apse “It’s A Mad World” by Line9. This time Madars is in San Francisco with Karsten Kleppan, bombing hils, meeting up with Peter Ramondetta & checking out the legendary spot Fort Miley.