Van Doren Invitational at Vancouver

July 9 - 11, 2015

Vans is returning to Hastings with the Van Doren Invitational. We'll have full details and the schedule soon.

Vans is bringing back their Van Doren Invitational to Canada this year at Hastings. Check out all the coverage from last year.

Schedule

Thursday

  • 12pm - Registration and Open Practice

Friday

  • 10am - Registration and Open Practice
  • 2pm - Invitational Qualifiers
    • 32 skaters
    • 8 skater jams
    • 4, 40-second runs, skate in order until you fall
    • Skaters judged on overall performance
    • Top 10 advance to Semi-Finals to meet pre-qualified skaters
  • Autograph signing immediately following Qualifiers

Saturday

  • 12pm - Registration and Open Practice
  • 2pm - Semi-Finals Live webcast at Vans.com/VDICanada
    • 10 invited skaters meet top qualifiers from Friday
    • 4 jams of 5 skaters each
    • 4, 40-second runs, skate in order until you fall
    • Skaters judged on overall performance
    • Top 6 advance to Finals
  • 4pm - Finals Live webcast at Vans.com/VDICanada
    • 30 minute jam
    • Max 40-second runs, skate in order until you fall
    • Each skater gets equal amount of runs
    • Skaters judged on overall performance
  • 4:40pm - Cardiel Cash
  • 5pm - Awards

Off Site and After-Party Events

Friday, 7pm to 10pm
Todd Francis Art Show at Antisocial, 2337 Main Street

Saturday, 6pm to 10pm
Weirdo Dave Art Show at Crack Gallery, 360 Carrall St

Saturday, 10pm to 2am
Van Doren Invitational Official After Party, Fortune Sounds Projects Space, 147 East Pender

Hotel

Hyatt Regency Vancouver
655 Burrard St, Vancouver, BC V6C 2R7, Canada
604-683-1234

Shuttles

There will be shuttles to and from the bowl, which is a 10 minute drive from this hotel that we'll all be staying at.

Vans Van Doren Vancouver Shuttle Schedule

Total Prize Purse: $75,000

Invitational Purse

  • 1st: $15,000
  • 2nd: $12,500
  • 3rd: $10,000
  • 4th: $7,500
  • 5th: $5,000
  • 6th: $4,000
  • 7th: $3,000
  • 8th: $2,500
  • 9th: $2,000
  • 10th: $1,500
  • 11th: $1,000
  • 12th: $1,000
  • 13th: $1,000
  • 14th: $1,000
  • 15th: $1,000
  • 16th: $1,000
  • 17th: $1,000
  • 18th: $1,000
  • 19th: $1,000
  • 20th: $1,000

Cardiel Cash Best Trick

  • $2,000


Stay Informed About Skateboarding Events

Twice a month, we send out the best in skateboarding and BMX events. Keep up with us!





More Upcoming Events

Jamie Foy Meet and Greet

May 21, 2021
Join Jamie Foy for pizza and drinks at Subsect Skate Shop in Des Moines on Dew Tour Weekend.

Mini-Ramp Jam at Skating Across Borders Presented by Stoefs Studio

May 22, 2021
An all ages and skills mini-ramp contest benefitting “Skating Across Borders” in an effort to build skateparks in Peru.

USA BMX Freestyle Series at Woodward

May 21 - 23, 2021
A national BMX series.

Grind for Life Series at West Melbourne

June 12, 2021
The GFL Series is a national, all ages and skills series in both street and bowl benefiting the Grind for Life Organization, a 501(c)(3) non-profit that assists cancer patients with travel expenses.

Grind for Life Series at Fort Lauderdale

August 21, 2021
The GFL Series is a national, all ages and skills series in both street and bowl benefiting the Grind for Life Organization, a 501(c)(3) non-profit that assists cancer patients with travel expenses.

Round Up at The Ranch

September 9 - 11, 2021
An open street and park contest.

Harold Hunter Weekend

September 11 - 12, 2021
A weekend of celebrating the life and times of the late, great Harold Hunter.

The Boardr HQ Open House and Best Trick

November 18, 2021
An open session and best trick contest.