Dylan Graves Takes Surfer Cover
Posted 04/14/2013 by Kelly
Congrats to Vans' own Dylan Graves who graces the June issue cover of Surfer Magazine! When you get your issue in the mail, read up on "Mirage of the Caribbean" featuring Dylan Graves and teammates Pat and Tanner Gudauskas and their epic time in the Caribbean.
Vans Womens Music Festival Guide
Posted 04/13/2013 by Kelly
Temperatures are rising and that means music festival season is upon us! Check out our style picks from the Vans Womens Spring '13 collection including the most perfect cut off denim shorts, lightweight dresses and trusty Vans to help you complete any look. Rock on.
Vans Night with Active Ride Shop at The Berrics
Posted 04/12/2013 by Kelly
What's a Saturday night without Steve Van Doren driving around a huge Sk8-Hi? It's not one. The other Saturday night, Curren Caples, Johnny Layton, Geoff Rowley, Daniel Lutheran, 50 skate guys from Active Ride Shop and some other friends joined us at The Berrics for a night of skating. SVD was cooking burgers, handing out free gear and hanging out. Take a look at the video to witness the fun time.
Vans Pool Party Coming Saturday, May 11th
Posted 04/11/2013 by Kelly
Vans Pool Party presented by PRO-TEC hydrated by vitaminwater has been announced for Saturday, May 11th at the Vans Skatepark in Orange, CA. We know that's the type of news you want to hear. Make sure to write it down in permanent ink on your calendar. This is a private event, but the party will be webcast live for your viewing pleasure. Stay tuned for more information.
Vans DQM General x I Love New York
Posted 04/10/2013 by Kelly
The Vans DQM General is excited to introduce a special collection with one of the most iconic messages of all time, I Love New York. The Vans DQM General presents a new way to wear the global symbol of the city by presenting the Vans Authentic and Sk8-Hi Reissue emblazoned with I Love New York.
Cardiel and Alva Visiting Vans Stores in RI, NH and IL this weekend
Posted 04/09/2013 by Kelly
Come meet two of the coolest Vans skateboarding legends John Cardiel and Tony Alva this weekend. They are hitting three Vans Stores in three states over three days; Friday, April 12th in Providence, RI at 6pm, Saturday, April 13th in Salem, NH at 12:30pm and Sunday, April 14th in Vernon Hills, IL at 1pm.
Vans Warped Tour UK November 16th and 17th
Posted 04/08/2013 by Kelly
If you're planning a European vacation, make sure to hit London on November 16th and 17th for Vans Warped Tour UK! 2 days, 4 stages, over 50 bands. Rise Against, Billy Talent, Capture The Crown, Crossfaith, Itch, Real Friends, and Yellowcard are the first bands announced to perform at London’s Alexandra Palace. Tickets on sale now. Check it.
Adriano Lachovski Wins PHXAM
Posted 04/07/2013 by Kelly
Cowtown's PHXAM presented by Vans saw over 200 skaters this weekend from all across the country as well Canada, Brazil, Mexico and Peru. It was Brazil's Adriano Lachovski who took the win. Canada's Matt Berger won Best Trick with a frontside hurricane kickflip out and took home some cold hard cash along with Adriano. Make sure to catch all the highlights and the rest of the recap on Vans Skate. Congrats to everyone and thanks for another great event!
Live Webcast Today of Cowtown's PHXAM presented by Vans
Posted 04/07/2013 by Kelly
The guys killed it yesterday at Cowtown's PHXAM presented by Vans. Are you ready for the finals today? Get ready. Contest starts at 11am PST. Come out to the park or watch via live webcast online or on the Vans Live 2.0 app.
John Florence #1 in Surfer Magazine's Hot 100
Posted 04/06/2013 by Kelly
Congrats to Vans Surf's John Florence for taking the top spot on Surfer Magazine's Hot 100. Also featuring Kyuss King, Andrew Doheny, Leila Hurst, and Nathan and Ivan Florence. Get a free download of the film to check out the top 100 in action.
Classics & Family No. 2 - Spring '13
Posted 04/05/2013 by Kelly
For this edition of our magazine, Classic & Family No. 2, we decided to compile a photo essay showcasing the work of photographers who provide the visual testimony to a culture and lifestyle we share, and have re-discovered all over the world. From Berlin and Copenhagen to Mexico City and Melbourne to Boston and Vancouver back to our own turf in the City of Angels. Enjoy!
Countdown to PHXAM with Videos from RIDE Channel
Posted 04/04/2013 by Kelly
To get you even more stoked on this weekend's Cowtow's PHXAM presented by Vans, RIDE Channel caught up with a few of our favorite riders including Vans' own Daniel Lutheran and John Fitzgerald and a few other top contenders. If you're not road tripin' to Phoenix to catch the action in person, tune in online or on the Vans Live 2.0 app for the finals on Sunday starting at 11am PST.