Half day of contest will run here at the Vans Triple Crown of Surfing / Reef Hawaiian Pro hydrated by vitaminwater in Haleiwa on the North Shore of Oahu. Round of 32 Heats 1-8 will compete today and then contest will finish tomorrow. Watch it live starting at 12pm HST online or on the Vans Live 2.0 app!
The countdown to 2014 summer's Vans Warped Tour has begun! 203 days, 17 hours, 45 minuets and 34 seconds to be exact. The U.S. and Canada dates and venues have been released. The next big announcement comes December 4th when band announcements begin and tickets go on sale. Sign up for the newsletter to stay connected. We'll see you in the pit.
While there may be a shortage of waves on the North Shore this week during the Vans Triple Crown of Surfing hydrated by vitaminwater, there is no shortage of videos, photos and articles to check out while we wait for mother nature to send us some swell! Sign up for text alerts so you know on the go when the contest will be ON. Stay tuned for the announcement of the last day of the Reef Hawaiian Pro where a champion will be crowned!
Vans is a fan of rock n' roll icon JOAN JETT & her Blackhearts. They have unveiled the anticipated official music video for the single "Any Weather," which comes via her newly released album Unvarnished. The new video, directed by Kevin Kerslake was shot in Los Angeles, CA, and shows Joan in her true rock n' roll form. Check out the video and the album and rock out.
Pick up the January Issue of The Skateboard Mag and you'll be pleased to find an interview with Vans' Pedro Barros. He chats it up about Brazil, the Vans Video and...well just read the article already. Also, check in with John Cardiel and learn about his mad DJ skills.
Avoid the Black Friday craziness and come skate at Vans Skatepark in Orange, CA! Free skateboarding will start on Thanksgiving Day (11/28) at 8pm & will go all night till 10pm on 11/29. Also, our newly remodeled retail and pro shop will be completed by then...so come check it out! There will also be a limited edition free pair of Vans Skatepark socks with any purchase while supplies last. Join us!
The Vans OTW Collection and OffTheWall.TV introduce the next episode of OTW Perspectives which takes us behind the camera with photographer Mel D. Cole. Picking up the lens over eight years ago, Mel D. Cole has found himself at the forefront of the New York City photography scene as his gritty imagery presents raw perspectives of his subjects. The self-taught lensman takes viewers through the NYC subway and over the city’s skyline as he shares his own perspectives on his childhood, visual style, music photography and speaks candidly on “the new photographer” of the next generation. Check out the full clip now at OffTheWall.TV.
Our friends at Vice headed to the North Shore to hang out with Vans Surf Team rider John John Florence. Take a tour with John as he shows you his childhood home, walks through his new humble abode and talks photography. They even catch a mongoose. Oh man.
Day 2 of The Vans Triple Crown of Surfing/Reef Hawaiian Pro hydrated by vitaminwater is ON at 8am HST in 4-6 foot surf at Haleiwa on the North Shore of Hawaii. Watch Men’s Round of 96 Heats 2-16 and Clash of the Legends final all on the live webcast online or on the Vans Live 2.0 app.
The Vans Triple Crown of Surfing hydrated by vitaminwater Reef Hawaiian Pro starts today! Surf holding steady 6-8'+ from NNW. 8Am HST start today with 16 heats round 128, and first heat of round 96, Clash of the Legend's heat will surf at Noon. Don't forget to download the Vans Live 2.0 app to watch on the go.