Vans Park Series National Championships at Brazil

Vans Park Series National Championships at Brazil

April 6 - 7, 2017

Serra Negra, Brazil

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Location

Fazenda Agua Santa, Serra Negra, Brazil

National Championships Divisions and Registration

Men's and Women's

Register For Men's Division Register For Women's Division

Hotel

We're staying at the Hotel Cordilheira in Serra Negra, 20 minutes from the skatepark.

Prices:
Single - R$248 per day with breakfast
Double - R$310 per day with breakfast

Additional hotels:

Hotel Shelton
Single R$248 / Double R$310 per person
e-mail: jonis@hotelshelton.com.br

Hotel Grand Resort
Single R$360 / Double R$450
e-mail: eventos@grandresortserranegra.com.br

Hotel Montana
Single R$130 / Double R$200
e-mail: recepcao@hotelmontana.com.br

The reservation code "Vans Park Series Serra Negra" is good at Hotel Shelton, Hotel Montana, and Hotel Grand Resort.

How It Works

Click here for the full details on who skates which events in the Vans Park Series.

  • Tuesday, April 4
    • 9am: Women’s National Championships Registration and Practice
    • 11am: Men's National Championships Registration and Practice
    • 1pm: VPS Global Qualifiers Registration and Practice
    • 1pm - 3pm: Practice for Tour Challengers only
    • 3pm – 5:30pm: Practice for Select Pros only
  • Wednesday, April 5
    • 9am: Women’s National Championships Registration and Practice
    • 11am: Women’s National Championships Heat Sheets Posted and Riders Meeting
    • 11am: Men's National Championships Registration and Practice
    • 1pm: Men’s National Championships Heat Sheets Posted and Riders Meeting
    • 1pm: VPS Global Qualifiers Registration and Practice
    • 1pm - 3pm: Practice for Tour Challengers only
    • 3pm – 5:30pm: Practice for Select Pros only
    • 5pm: Scoring Test Run
    • 6pm: Event Wildcards announced
  • Thursday, April 6
    • 9am: Women’s National Championships Practice
    • 10am: Women’s National Championships Prelims
      • Organized jams format
      • 5 skater jams, skate in order
      • 4 runs each
      • Max 30 seconds or skate until you fall
      • Judged on overall impression
      • Top 8 advance to Finals
      • Cuts may be adjusted based on participation
    • 11am: Men’s National Championships Practice
    • 12pm: Men’s National Championships Prelims
      • Organized jams format
      • 5 skater jams, skate in order
      • 4 runs each
      • Max 30 seconds or skate until you fall
      • Judged on overall impression
      • Top 8 advance to Finals
      • Cuts may be adjusted based on participation
    • 2pm: VPS Global Qualifiers Registration and Practice
    • 2pm – 3:30pm: Practice for Tour Challengers only
    • 3:30pm – 5:30pm: Practice for Select Pros only
    • 5pm: VPS Global Qualifiers Heats posted and Riders Meeting
  • Friday, April 7
    • 9am: National Championships Finals Practice
    • 9:30am: Women’s National Championships Finals Practice
    • 10am: Women’s National Championships Finals
      • Finals - same format as Prelims
      • Winner gets a spot in Continental Championships Semi-Finals
    • 10:30am: Men’s National Championships Finals Practice
    • 11am: Men’s National Championships Finals
      • Finals - same format as Prelims
      • Winner gets a spot in Continental Championships Semi-Finals
    • 11:30am: VPS Global Qualifiers Practice
    • 2pm - 5pm: VPS Global Qualifiers Prelims
      • 20 skaters consisting of Tour Challengers (18) and Event Wildcards (2)
      • 5 skater heats
      • 4 runs each
      • Max 45 seconds or skate until you fall
      • Best run counts
      • Top 5 advance to Semi-Finals
    • 5pm (or earlier if possible) - 5:30pm - Practice for VPS Global Qualifiers Semi-Finals
    • 5pm: Semi-Finals Heats posted
  • Saturday, April 8 - live broadcast
    • 11am: VPS Global Qualifiers Practice
    • 1pm - 3pm: VPS Global Qualifiers 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 45 seconds or skate until you fall
      • Best run counts
      • Top 8 advance to Finals
    • 3pm - 4pm: VPS Global Qualifiers Finals
      • 4 runs each
      • Max 45 seconds or skate until you fall
      • First wall rebate on last run only, one time only, clock resets
      • Best run counts

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.

Ryan Clements from Tampa FL Skateboarder Profile

Ryan Clements, Event Coordinator

Rob Meronek from Tampa FL Skateboarder Profile

Rob Meronek, Tech, Scoring, Broadcast

Dylan Perry from Tampa FL Skateboarder Profile

Dylan Perry, Registration, Scoring

Tim O'Connor from Morristown NJ Skateboarder Profile

Tim O'Connor, Announcer

Jason Rothmeyer from Long Beach CA Skateboarder Profile

Jason Rothmeyer, Head Judge

Kyle Berard from Virginia Beach VA Skateboarder Profile

Kyle Berard, Judge

Leo Kakinho from Florianopolis  Skateboarder Profile

Leo Kakinho, Judge

Paulo Davi from Sao Paulo  Skateboarder Profile

Paulo Davi, Announcer

The Boardr Events List

This is a list of events that The Boardr is associated with. To see our full industry events list, click here.

With headquarters in Tampa, Florida, The Boardr hosts worldwide, top quality skateboarding competitions and events. From coordinating top international contest series like the Vans Pro Skate Park Series, fun and ripping pro contests like Copenhagen Open, to plenty of local events like the Grind for Life Series in Florida (which recently expanded to national), you'll find us in your backyard soon no matter where on the globe you push your wood and wheels.

Recurring Events
  • Weekends (Friday through Sunday) noon to 6pm at The Boardr HQ Tampa: Free skating in our private indoor warehouse.
  • Last Tuesday of Every Month 5pm to 9pm at The Boardr HQ Tampa: Frontside Grind Tuesdays, free skating for ages 30 and up.

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Southbound and Down V at The Boardr HQ: Good Times, Motorcycles, and Skateboarding

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October 27, 2018

4 Days Away!
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Vans Park Series Finals at Suzhou

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October 23 - 27, 2018

3 Days Away!
It's the third year of the Vans Park Series that leads to the Finals in China. The Boardr is the Sport Organizer for this event series. Full Details
Grind for Life Presented by Marinela at Lakeland

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Lakeland, Florida

November 3, 2018

11 Days Away!
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Park Skateboarding World Championships

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October 29 - November 4, 2018

6 Days Away!
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Marinela Demos at Tampa, Florida

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Tampa, Florida

November 1 - 4, 2018

9 Days Away!
At select locations, we're setting up our mobile street course in the parking lot to demo some skateboarding and sample some Marinela snacks and other products. You're welcome to come roll with us. Full Details
Exposure Skate

Exposure Skate

Encinitas, California

November 2 - 4, 2018

11 Days Away!
This is the 7th Annual Exposure Skate event. It's the biggest women's skateboarding event in the world right now with a newly increased $60,000 purse. Full Details
Grind for Life Annual Awards Presented by Marinela at Tampa

Grind for Life Annual Awards Presented by Marinela at Tampa

Tampa, Florida

November 8, 2018

2 Weeks Away
The Annual Awards where we honor the top skaters in each division of Grind for Life. Full Details
Best Trick at The Boardr HQ

Best Trick at The Boardr HQ

Tampa, Florida

November 8, 2018

2 Weeks Away
A best trick open to anyone, including all our friends in town for Tampa Am. Full Details
Coffee and Donuts at The Boardr HQ

Coffee and Donuts at The Boardr HQ

Tampa, Florida

November 12, 2018

3 Weeks Away
Got a late flight out on Monday? Join us in the morning here at HQ where we'll be recovering from the weekend, skating, and talking about all the madness that went down at Tampa Am. Full Details
Grind for Life Series Presented by Marinela at Saint Petersburg

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Saint Petersburg, Florida

January 19, 2019

3 Months Away
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. Full Details