Vans Park Series Global Qualifiers at Vancouver

July 8, 2017

Vancouver, Canada

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Divisions

Men's Only

Learn about all the 2017 updates to the Vans Park Series and how it works here.

Schedule

  • NOTE: PARK IS CLOSED NOW THROUGH JULY 4TH FOR CONTEST PREPARATIONS
  • Tuesday, July 4th
    • 1:30pm - 5pm: Registration and Practice
    • 5pm - 7pm: Practice for Select Pros only
  • Wednesday, July 5th
    • 11am - 5pm: Registration and Practice
    • 5pm - 7pm: Practice for Select Pros only
  • Thursday, July 6th
    • 11am - 5pm: Registration and Practice
    • 5pm - 7pm: Practice for Select Pros only
    • 5pm: Scoring Test Run
    • 6pm: Start Lists posted and Riders' Meeting
  • Friday, July 7th
    • 10am: Practice for Tour Challengers
    • 12pm: Global Qualifiers Prelims
      • 20 skaters consisting of Tour Challengers (18) and Event Wildcards (2)
      • 5 skater heats
      • 4 runs each
      • Max 40 seconds or skate until you fall
      • Best run counts
      • Top 5 advance to Semi-Finals
    • Practice for all Semi-Finalists immediately following
    • 3pm: Semi-Finals Heats posted
    • 7pm: Practice ends
  • Saturday, July 8th - live broadcast in the Vans Park Series App
    • 10am: Semi-Finals Practice
    • 12pm: Semi-Finals
      • 20 skaters
      • Top 5 from Qualifiers meet 15 pre-seeded Select Pros (8) and Tour Wildcards (7)
      • There will always be 20 skaters in the Semi-Finals
      • 2 alternates permitted in Practice
      • 5 skater heats
      • 4 runs each
      • Max 40 seconds or skate until you fall
      • Best run counts
      • Top 8 advance to Finals
    • 2pm: Finals
      • 4 runs each
      • Max 40 seconds or skate until you fall
      • First wall rebate on last run only, one time only, clock resets
      • Best run counts
    • Awards immediately following
  • Sunday, July 9th
    • Rain Day

Hotel Info

Atrium Hotel (next to the park)
2889 East Hastings Street, Vancouver, BC V5K 2A1
(604) 254-1000

Hyatt (downtown)
655 Burrard Street, Vancouver, BC V6C 2R7
(604) 683-1234

Past Video Coverage

Vans Park Series: Vancouver Yardsale, July 2016

Qualifier Highlights - Vancouver | 2016 Vans Pro Skate Park Series, July 2016

Ivan Federico 1st Place Run - Vancouver | 2016 Vans Pro Skate Park Series, July 2016

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Jason Rothmeyer, Head Judge

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