Zappos Rideshop Series at Las Vegas

April 23, 2016

Las Vegas, Nevada

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Zappos is broadcasting this one live at YouTube.com/Zappos/Live!

For the past two years we took over Fremont Street. This year we’re taking over the Zappos Campus, which is the old City Hall building in Downtown Las Vegas. There’s a double set out front comparable to the size of Wallenberg, that’s never been skated. Saturday, April 23rd, it’s all ours.

We’re adding a roll-in plus an optional bank landing on the second set and it’s on. Check some of the renderings below.

From pro rippers to Vegas locals, it's going to be one fun afternoon and evening of skating in the desert. Watching and skating (Courtyard) is wide open for all ages and completely free, too.

The Courtyard, which is usually off limits, is also going to be open for a good casual skate session in case you're not down for the big huck.

Location

The event is on the Zappos Campus in Downtown Las Vegas.

Parking is available at 7th and Stewart.

Schedule

Friday
  • 7:30pm - Welcome Party with pizza and beer
    • The Chambers at Zappos Campus in Downtown Las Vegas
Saturday
  • 2pm - Brand tent load-in
  • 3pm
    • Registration for participating skaters
    • Contact Rob@TheBoardr.com for invitation
    • Open skating to the public in the Courtyard
    • Must be 18 or have parent present to sign Waiver
  • 7pm - Contest
  • 8pm - Awards
  • Performance by Hopsin immediately following
  • 9pm - Brand tent load-out
  • 10pm - After Party
    • The Griffin - 511 Fremont Street

$10,000 Prize Purse DOUBLED to $20k

Amounts will be paid for each trick until the maximum payout of $6,500 is reached, leaving $3,000 for the top three and a $500 chips purse, totaling $10,000. Below is the trick list and amounts paid. If a trick is done into the bank, it pays 25%.

TrickAmount
Kickflip$250
Pop Shuv$250
Frontside Pop Shuv$250
Switch Backside 180$500
Heelflip$500
Frontside Flip$500
Backside Flip$500
Varial Flip$750
Switch Flip$750
Switch Heelflip$750
360 Flip$1,000
Hardflip$1,000
Backside 360$1,000
Frontside 360$1,000
Varial Heel$1,000
Nollie Bigspin$1,000
Switch Frontside Flip$1,250
Backside Bigspin$1,250
Switch Frontside 360$1,250
Caballerial$1,500
Fakie Flip$1,500
Switch Backside Filp$1,500
1st Place Overall$1,500
2nd Place Overall$1,000
3rd Place Overall$500
Chips $500

Insta That

We're using the hashtag #ZapposRideshop for this one.

Course Renderings

Courtyard Open for Skating

Coverage of Zappos Rideshop Series at Las Vegas

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