Vans Park Series Pro Tour China

May 14 - 18, 2019

It's the fourth year of the Vans Park Series that leads to the World Chamionships.

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.

Social

Follow @TheBoardr, @VansParkSeries, and #VansParkSeries for the coverage and the latest information on the series.

Course Photos

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


More Upcoming Events

Havana Skate Festival CANCELLED

CANCELLED
This three-day celebration will feature various workshops with internationally renowned athletes, skateboarding demos and clinics, speaking panels of renowned cultural experts, photography and art exhibitions, and music performances.

Grind for Life Series Presented by Marinela at Fort Lauderdale

October 24, 2020
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.

The Boardr HQ Open House and Best Trick CANCELLED

November 5, 2020 CANCELLED
Save the date for this open house at our private TF followed by our Annual Best Trick Contest.

Grind for Life Series Presented by Marinela at Cocoa Beach

November 7, 2020
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.

Coffee and Donuts at The Boardr HQ CANCELLED

November 9, 2020 CANCELLED
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.

DIGITAL Grind for Life Presented by Marinela at Des Moines in Association with Skate DSM and Subsect Skate Shop

October 18 - November 16, 2020
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.

Skate Free Miami Open

November 19 - 22, 2020
An open Street and Bowl contest at Lot 11 in Miami.

Grind for Life Series Presented by Marinela at Tampa - Contest and Annual Awards

December 12, 2020
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.

Swampfest RESCHEDULED

April 3, 2021 RESCHEDULED
A BMX event in a Florida swamp.

Harold Hunter Day

June 6, 2021
A day of celebrating the life and times of the late, great Harold Hunter.