Vans Park Series Pro Tour World Championships Utah

Vans Park Series Pro Tour World Championships Utah

September 3 - 7, 2019

Salt Lake City, Utah

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Location

Utah State Fairpark, 155 1000 West, Salt Lake City, Utah 84116.

Registration

Check TheBoardr.com/Vans for details on how to qualify for the World Championships.

Schedule

  • Tuesday, September 3
    • 8am - 9am: Women’s LCQ Registration and Practice
    • 9am - 11am: Women’s Semis Registration and Practice
    • 11am - 12pm: Men's LCQ Registration and Practice
    • 12pm - 2pm: Men’s Semis Registration and Practice
    • 1pm: Press Conference and Media Q&A at the State Capitol
    • 2pm - 6pm: Ribbon cutting ceremony with Tony Hawk and open skating to the public
      • If you're under 18, you must have a parent or legal guardian present to sign the waiver. If your parent or legal guardian is not present, the waiver must be notarized.
    • 7pm: Skater Reception at the Radisson
  • Wednesday, September 4
    • 8am - 10am: Women’s LCQ Registration and Practice
    • 10am - 1pm: Women’s Semis Registration and Practice
    • 1pm - 3pm: Men's LCQ Registration and Practice
    • 3pm - 6pm: Men’s Semis Registration and Practice
    • 7pm: Skaters Welcome Dinner at Rye
  • Thursday, September 5
    • 8am - 10am: Women’s LCQ Registration and Practice
    • 10am - 1pm: Women’s Semis Registration and Practice
    • 1pm: Rider Meeting
    • 1pm - 3pm: Men's LCQ Registration and Practice
    • 3pm - 6pm: Men’s Semis Registration and Practice
    • 5pm: Scoring Test Run and Start Lists posted
  • UPDATED Friday, September 6
    • 9am: Women’s Practice
    • 11am: Women’s Semis
      • Consists of 8 Select Pros, 2 Tour Wildcards, top 5 in Season Rankings, 5 Regionals winners, and top 5 LCQ skaters
      • See format shown below
    • Immediately following: Men’s Semis Practice
    • 3pm: Men’s Semis
      • Consists of 8 Select Pros, 5 Tour Wildcards, top 5 in Season Rankings, 5 Regionals winners, and top 5 LCQ skaters
      • See format shown below
    • 5pm: Men's and Women's Finals Heats posted
  • Saturday, September 7 - 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 - 1:20pm: Men’s Practice
    • 1:20pm - 2:20pm: Men’s Finals
    • 2:20pm: Awards
    • 2:35pm - 2:55pm: $4,000 Cash for Tricks, $1,000 MVP Award

Format for Semis and Finals

  • 5 skater Heats
  • 4 runs each
  • Best run counts
  • Max 40 seconds or skate until you fall
  • 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

Prize Purse

Men's

1st: $30,000, 2nd: $18,750, 3rd: $10,000, 4th: $9,000, 5th: $6,750, 6th: $6,000, 7th: $5,250, 8th: $3,750, 9th: $3,000, 10th: $2,250, 11th - 20th: $2,000.

Women's

1st: $30,000, 2nd: $18,750, 3rd: $10,000, 4th: $9,000, 5th: $6,750, 6th: $6,000, 7th: $5,250, 8th: $3,750, 9th: $3,000, 10th: $2,250, 11th - 15th: $2,000.

Social

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

Hotel

We're all staying here: Radisson Hotel Salt Lake City Downtown, 215 West South Temple, Salt Lake City, Utah 84101

Course Photos

VPS Utah Course

Meet the Event Staff

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