Vans Park Series African Continental Championships

Vans Park Series African Continental Championships

September 14 - 15, 2018

Cape Town, South Africa

4 Weeks Away

Divisions

Men's and Women's

Location

The Shred Skate Park, 68 Auckland Street, Paarden Eiland, Cape Town, 7420

Registration

Registration is $25USD and is done online. Save your spot before the event fills up. This one is open to anyone from Africa.

Schedule

  • Friday, September 14
    • 12pm - 5pm: Registration and Practice
    • 12pm - 2pm: Women's Practice
    • 2pm - 4pm: Men's Practice
    • 4pm - 5pm: Open Practice
    • 4pm: Rider Meeting
    • 5pm: Prelims Jams Posted
  • Saturday, September 15
    • 10am - 1pm: Registration and Practice
    • 10am - 12pm: Men's Practice
    • 12pm - 1pm: Women's Practice
    • 1pm - 2pm: Women's Prelims, Semis, and Finals
    • 2pm - 3pm: Men's Practice
    • 3pm - 4pm: Men's Prelims
    • 4pm - 5pm: Men's Semi-Finals and Finals
    • 5pm: Awards
      • The winner in both Men's and Women's for each Continental Championships gets a spot in the World Championships in Shanghai along with airfare and lodging for the trip.

Format

  • 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 in one Jam

Men's and Women's Prize Purse

  • 1st - R10 000
  • 2nd - R5 000
  • 3rd - R3 000

Social

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Course

Vans Park Series Cape Town Bowl

About

The Boardr is the Sport Organizer for the Vans Park Series, an annual park terrain World Championship tour for men and women. Get the full details on the open path to the World Championships at TheBoardr.com/Vans.

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