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.
Meet Vans MX Riders in Houston this Friday
Posted 04/03/2013 by Kelly
Vans Monster Energy Pro Circuit Kawasaki rider Darryn Durham #44 and Justin Hill #317 will be hitting the Vans Store - The Galleria in Houston, TX this Friday April, 5th at 6:30pm. Come out to meet the guys and get free giveaways!
PHXAM Webcast presented by Cowtown and Vans this Sunday, 4/7
Posted 04/02/2013 by Kelly
Cowtown’s 12th annual PHXAM presented by Vans skate contest is back with another exciting weekend of amateur skating starting this Saturday, April 6th and 7th at the Desert West Skateboard Plaza in Phoenix. Top amateur skateboarders from across the globe including Vans' own Daniel Lutheran, Kyle Walker, Patrick Ryan, John Fitzgerald and more will compete for more than $8,500 in cash and prizes. The PHXAM Semi-finals and Finals will be webcasted live at 11AM PST on Sunday, April 7th online and on your mobile via the Vans Live app.
New BMX Dirt Video "Cory's Corner"
Posted 04/01/2013 by Kelly
Watch BMX Dirt video featuring Vans Pro Cory "Nasty" Nastazio in Arizona. "Cory's Corner," a series with Haro Bikes, Cory seeks out trail spots around the globe and gets a session in with the locals. Cory's reminding kids to get out there and dig and enjoy the roots of BMX.
Vans Tie Dye Classics Available Now
Posted 03/31/2013 by Kelly
The DIY skate style of the ‘90s resurfaces with the Tie Dye Classics from Vans. Due out this spring, the Tie Dye Classics present blue and rust editions of the Classic Slip-On and Half Cab. The Classic Slip-On is engulfed in tie dye from toe vamp to heel counter while the Half Cab produces more subdued colorways with treatment applied to the ankle, quarter and toe panels of each mid-top. The Tie Dye Classics are available now at key Vans retailers.
Gilbert Crockett Interview in Transworld
Posted 03/30/2013 by Kelly
If you're not a subscriber of Transworld Skateboarding, then you're slacking. The latest issue has a huge, six-page interview with our man Gilbert Crockett. Read up!
Anthrax on North America Tour Now
Posted 03/29/2013 by Kelly
Anthrax rocked L.A. the other night and will be coming to a town near you soon. Here's a look at what went down in Hollywood. Make sure you go check out the show and tell them we said what's up!
Vans OTW Alomar for Spring '13
Posted 03/28/2013 by Kelly
The Alomar is an OG of the Vans OTW Collection and has been a favorite since day one. Each year our chukka-styled high-top rolls out in a mix of materials and hues for seasonal colorways and special collaborations. Spring 2013 brings forth five new colorways of the Alomar, all of which are available now at Vans retail locations and key OTW retailers.
Art Show at AR4T in Laguna Beach, CA April 4th-27th
Posted 03/27/2013 by Kelly
The AR4T Gallery in Laguna Beach, CA is proud to present, "Microscopic Hinges" with new works from Niel Blender, Russ Pope and three other great artists. Opening reception is from 7pm-10pm next Thursday, April 4th. The exhibition lasts until April 27th, so if you can't make it opening night, make sure to find time to check it out.