Vans Pro Skate Park Series World Championship at Malmo

Vans Pro Skate Park Series World Championship at Malmo

August 20, 2016

Malmo, Sweden

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This is the first ever World Championships of Park skateboarding with the introduction of the Vans Pro Skate Park Series. The Boardr is the Sport Organizer of the Series. The Boardr Live™ will run scoring and data behind the scenes.

The four Qualifying stops in the Series will determine the final 20 skaters in the World Championship at Malmo. That list is made up of the 15 Select Pros and the top five Challengers in the Season Rankings.

Location

Malmo, Sweden: Kroksbak Skatepark, Hylliebadet, Hyllievångsvägen 20, 216 25, Malmö

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Hotel Info

Book your hotel ASAP! There's a music festival in town the week of the event that will quickly fill up hotels.

The Vans staff is staying at Quality View Hotel, Hyllie Stationstorg 29, 215 32 Malmö, Sweden. Phone:+46 40 37 41 00. Skaters are staying at a different hotel.

Schedule

Friday, August 12 - Sunday, August 14
  • Park closed to public
Monday, August 15
  • Park open to public
  • 5pm – Ribbon cutting ceremony
  • 6:30pm – Park closed to public
Tuesday, August 16
  • 12pm – 6pm – Registration
  • 12pm – 2:30pm – Women’s Practice
  • 2:30pm – 6pm – Men’s Practice
  • 6pm – 8pm – Park closed for scheduled filming
Wednesday, August 17
  • 12pm – 6pm – Registration
  • 12pm – 2:30pm – Women’s Practice
  • 2:30pm – 6pm – Men’s Practice
  • 6pm – 8pm – Park closed for scheduled filming
Thursday, August 18
  • 12pm – 6pm – Registration
  • 12pm – 2:30pm – Women’s Practice
  • 2:30pm – Women’s Finals Heats Posted (on website, Insta @TheBoardr, Twitter @TheBoardr)
  • 2:30pm – Women’s Riders Meeting
  • 2:30pm – 6pm – Men’s Practice
  • 5pm – Men’s Semi-Finals Heats Posted (on website, Insta @TheBoardr, Twitter @TheBoardr)
  • 5pm – Men’s Riders Meeting
  • 6pm – 8pm – Park closed for scheduled filming
Friday, August 19
  • 10am – 12pm – Women’s Practice
  • 11am – 1pm – Skate Malmo Shred (local event) Registration
  • 12pm – 1pm – Skate Malmo Shred Practice
  • 1pm – 3pm – Skate Malmo Shred Qualifiers
    • Max 48 skaters – ages 13 and Up
    • 6 skater heats/10 mins each
    • Top skaters advance to Finals
  • 3pm – 4pm – Skate Malmo Shred Finals
  • 4pm – 9pm – Men’s Practice
Saturday, August 20
  • 10am – 12pm – Men’s Practice
  • 12pm – 2:30pm – Women’s Practice
  • 2:30pm – Women's World Championships
    • 10 skaters
    • 4 runs each
    • Max 45 seconds or skate until you fall
    • First wall rebate, one time only, clock resets
    • Best run counts
  • 3:30pm – 4pm – Men’s Warm-ups
  • 4pm – Men's World Championships Semi-Finals
    • 20 skaters
    • Top 5 Challengers meet 15 Select Pros
    • 5 skater heats
    • 4 runs each
    • Max 45 seconds or skate until you fall
    • Best run counts
    • Top 8 advance to Finals
  • 5:45pm – Finals
    • 4 runs each
    • Max 45 seconds or skate until you fall
    • First wall rebate, one time only, clock resets
    • Best run counts
  • Awards
  • 10pm - After-Party
    • Moriska Paviljongen, Norra Parkgatan 2 Folkets park
Sunday
  • Rain Day

Men's Prize Purse

1st: $30,000, 2nd: $18,750, 3rd: $10,000, 4th: $9,000, 5th: $6,750, 6th: $6,000, 7th: $5,250, 8th: $3,750, 9th: $3,000, 10th: $2,250, 11th: $2,000, 12th: $2,000, 13th: $2,000, 14th: $2,000, 15th: $2,000, 16th: $2,000, 17th: $2,000, 18th: $2,000, 19th: $2,000, 20th: $2,000.

Women's Prize Purse

1st: $15,000, 2nd: $9,375, 3rd: $5,000, 4th: $4,500, 5th: $3,375, 6th: $3,000, 7th: $2,625, 8th: $2,000, 9th: $2,000, 10th: $2,000.

Skate Malmo Shred Purse

  • 200 Euros per heat
    • Cash for tricks
  • Finals
    • 1st – 600 Euros
    • 2nd – 400 Euros
    • 3rd – 300 Euros
  • Extra Award – 100 Euros

After-Party

Vans Pro Skate Park Series Malmo After Party

Other Events: Skate Malmo Presents Side Show

Meet the Event Staff

The Boardr Staff has decades of experience in executing top quality large and small events in our industry. Introduce yourself and hit us up with any questions or help you need.

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Scotty Conley aka The Body, Event Assistant

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Rob Meronek, Tech, Registration, Scoring

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Jason Rothmeyer, Head Judge

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James Craig, Judge

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