Hometown Hero Pedro Barros Takes First at Vans Pro Skate Park Series Floripa

Vans Pro Skate Park Series - Florianopololis

2016 Vans Pro Skate Park Series: Floripa - Pedro Barros, 1st Place Run

Vans team rider, Pedro Barros placed 1st place in the Pro Skate Park Series in Brazil this past weekend; Ivan Federico placed 2nd and Kevin Kowalski returned to the podium in 3rd place. 


The top five Challengers to emerge from the Mens Park Series Global Qualifier system will challenge the fifteen exclusive Park Series Select Pros in Malmö, Sweden for the inaugural International Skateboard Federation-sanctioned park terrain Vans Park Series World Championships.


Vans Park Series Global Qualifier, Brazil Results

1st - Pedro Barros

2nd - Ivan Federico

3rd - Kevin Kowalski

4th - Miguel Oliveira

5th - Tom Schaar

6th - Alex Sorgente

7th - Jack Fardell

8th - Tristan Rennie


Vans Park Series Challenger Rankings

1st – Tom Schaar

2nd – Alex Sorgente

3rd – Ivan Federico

4th – Cory Juneau

5th – Miguel Oliveira



2016 Vans Pro Skate Park Series Schedule


Global Qualifiers

Melbourne, AUS*

April 16


Florianopolis, BRA*

June 11


Vancouver, CAN*

July 9


Huntington Beach, USA

July 30


World Championships

Malmö, SWE

August 20

*Men’s-only Global Qualifier



Detailed event information for each stop of the 2016 Vans Park Series is available online at the official Vans Park Series Website. Follow the Vans Park Series on social media for the latest information on Vans Park Series events, Webcast details, Select Pros, official sponsors, sanctions and competition formatting.