The Future of Deep Bowl Skating Arrives at the Vans Pool Party; Final Players Announced

Tune in live tomorrow, May 17th to watch the world’s best skateboarders battle it out in the year’s most anticipated bowl competition. Bringing you the best viewing experience to date, the 10th Annual Vans Pool Party Webcast begins at 2PM PST and will feature instant heat to heat scoring, thrilling commentary and real-time results!

A new breed will emerge in this year’s contest, as the final Pro field exposes the next generation of rippers in deep bowl skating. 1st place qualifiers Trey Wood (Pro), and Bruno Passos (Master), are set to face the pre-qualified competition, including seasoned Pool Party stars Pedro Barros, Rune Glifberg, Sergie Ventura, Rob "Sluggo" Boyce and more, while the new Legends division heats up the race for a piece of the $120,000 prize purse. See the final confirmed athlete list on

Contest Schedule

2:30pm - 4:30pm - Legends / Masters Prelims 

4:30pm - 7:00pm - Pro Prelims 

7:15pm - 7:45pm - Masters Finals 

7:45pm - 8:15pm - Legends Finals 

8:30pm - 9:15pm - Pro Finals 

9:30pm - Awards Ceremony

The 10th Annual Vans Pool Party is unique in all of skateboarding for bringing together the biggest names in deep bowl skateboarding—from the undisputed Legends of skateboarding to today’s elite top talent and up–and–comers—battling it out in the legendary and iconic Combi bowl at the Vans Skatepark in Orange, California.

Tune in to the webcast at during each heat for the #vanspoolparty Instagram contest featuring prize packs from Vans including limited edition signed skateboard decks, Vans shoes, and more!

For more information on the Vans Pool Party plus heat schedules, confirmed athlete lists and daily pre-event coverage including photos, videos and blog updates from practice, visit