Vans Park Series Pro Tour China

Vans Park Series Pro Tour China

May 14 - 18, 2019

Shanghai, China

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Location

YangPu Riverside Shipyard Park, 640 Yangshupu Road, YangPu District, Shanghai, China

Hotel

We're staying at Radisson Blu Hotel Shanghai New World.

88 Nanjing Road (W), Shanghai 200003, China, radissonblu.com/en/newworldhotel-shanghai

Registration

Women's Pro Tour Prelims are open.

Check TheBoardr.com/Vans for details on how to qualify for the Men's Pro Tour.

Schedule

  • Tuesday, May 14
    • 9am - 12pm: Women’s Registration and Practice
    • 12pm - 1pm: Women’s Practice - Select Pros and Tour Wildcards only
    • 1pm - 5pm: Men’s Registration and Practice
    • 5pm - 6pm: Men’s Practice - Select Pros and Tour Wildcards only
  • Wednesday, May 15
    • 9am - 12pm: Women’s Registration and Practice
    • 12pm - 1pm: Women’s Practice - Select Pros and Tour Wildcards only
    • 1pm - 5pm: Men’s Registration and Practice
    • 5pm - 6pm: Men’s Practice - Select Pros and Tour Wildcards only
  • Thursday, May 16
    • 9am - 12pm: Women’s Registration and Practice
    • 12pm - 1pm: Women’s Practice - Select Pros and Tour Wildcards only
    • 1pm: Rider Meeting
    • 1pm - 5pm: Men’s Registration and Practice
    • 5pm: Scoring Test Run
    • 5pm - 6pm: Men’s Practice - Select Pros and Tour Wildcards only
    • 6pm: Event Wildcards announced and Heats posted
  • Friday, May 17
    • 8am - 10am: Women’s Practice
    • 10am -1pm: Women’s Prelims and Semi-Finals
    • 1pm - 2pm: Men’s Practice - Tour Challengers only
    • 2pm - 5pm: Men’s Prelims and Semi-Finals
    • 5pm: Men's and Women's Finals Heats posted and press conference
  • Saturday, May 18 - Live Broadcast in the Vans Park Series App
    • 9am - 11am: Men’s Practice
    • 11am - 12pm: Women’s Practice
    • 12pm - 1pm: Women’s Finals
      • Awards immediately following
    • 1pm - 1:15pm: Men’s Practice
    • 1:15pm - 2:15pm: Men’s Finals
      • Awards immediately following
    • 2:30pm: $2,500 Cash for Tricks

Format

  • Men’s
    • 5 skater Heats for Prelims and Semi-Finals
    • 4 runs each
    • Best run counts
    • Max 40 seconds or skate until you fall
    • Top 5 from Prelims advance to Semi-Finals
      • They meet 15 pre-seeded Select Pros (8) and Tour Wildcards (7)
    • Top 8 from Semi-Finals advance to Finals
    • Same format
    • In the Finals: First trick rebate on last run only, one time only, clock resets
  • Women’s
    • 5 skater Heats for Prelims and Semi-Finals
    • 4 runs each
    • Best run counts
    • Max 40 seconds or skate until you fall
    • Top 5 from Prelims advance to Semi-Finals
      • They meet the pre-seeded Select Pros (8) and Tour Wildcards (2)
    • Top 8 from Semi-Finals advance to Finals
    • Same format
    • In the Finals: First wall rebate on last run only, one time only, clock resets

Men's Prize Purse

1st:$20,000, 2nd:$15,000, 3rd:$10,000, 4th:$5,000, 5th:$4,000, 6th:$3,000, 7th:$2,000, 8th:$1,500, 9th - 20th:$1,000.

Women's Prize Purse

1st:$20,000, 2nd:$15,000, 3rd:$10,000, 4th:$5,000, 5th:$4,000, 6th:$3,000, 7th:$2,000, 8th:$1,500, 9th - 15th:$1,000.

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Course Photos

Vans Park Series China Course 2019
Vans Park Series China Course 2019

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