Vans Park Series Pro Tour France and Europa Regionals CANCELLED

Vans Park Series Pro Tour France and Europa Regionals CANCELLED

June 15 - 21, 2020 CANCELLED

Paris, France

3 Weeks Away

Location

Casanostra Skatepark, 18 Rue du Tir, 77500 Chelles, France

Registration

Details on registration are coming soon.

Schedule

  • Monday, June 15
    • 11am - 1pm: Men's Regionals Registration and Practice
    • 1pm - 3:30pm: Women's Pro Tour/Regionals Registration and Practice
    • 3:30pm - 6pm: Men’s Pro Tour Registration and Practice
    • 6pm - 8pm: Practice for Select Pros and Wildcards
  • Tuesday, June 16
    • 9am - 11am: Open Practice
    • 11am - 1pm: Men's Regionals Registration and Practice
    • 1pm - 3:30pm: Women's Pro Tour/Regionals Registration and Practice
    • 3:30pm - 6pm: Men’s Pro Tour Registration and Practice
    • 6pm - 8pm: Practice for Select Pros and Wildcards
  • Wednesday, June 17
    • 9am - 11am: Open Practice
    • 11am - 1pm: Men's Regionals Registration and Practice
    • 1pm: Men’s Regionals Riders Meeting and Start List posted
    • 1pm - 3:30pm: Women's Pro Tour/Regionals Registration and Practice
    • 3:30pm - 6pm: Men’s Pro Tour Registration and Practice
    • 6pm - 8pm: Practice for Select Pros and Wildcards
  • Thursday, June 18 - Men’s Regionals - Prelims and Finals
    • 9am - 11am: Open Practice
    • 11am - 1pm: Men's Regionals Registration and Practice
    • 1pm: Men’s Regionals
      • 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
      • Prelims will be eliminated if participation is below 15 skaters
    • Awards immediately following
      • Winners will receive airfare, accommodations, and a spot in the Semi-Finals in the World Championships in Salt Lake City
      • If the Regional winner is a Select Pro, this prizing will be awarded to the next highest placing skater from the region. The cash prize will still be awarded to the winner
    • Immediately following - 5pm: Women's Pro Tour/Regionals Registration and Practice
    • 5pm: Women’s Riders Meeting and Start List posted
    • 5pm - 6:30pm: Men’s Pro Tour Registration and Practice
    • 6:30pm: Men’s Riders Meeting and Start List posted
    • 6:30pm - 8pm: Practice for Select Pros and Wildcards
  • Friday, June 19 - Men’s Prelims and Women’s Prelims/Regionals
    • The top placing woman from the Europa region in the Tour will receive airfare, accommodations, and a spot in the Semi-Finals in the World Championships in Salt Lake City
    • 9am - 10am: Open Practice
    • 10am - 11am: Women’s Prelims/Regionals Practice
    • 11am - 12:30pm: Women’s Prelims/Regionals
      • 3 skater Jams
      • 1 intro run, skate until you fall, 45 seconds max
      • 5 minute open Jam
      • Top 9 advance to Semis
    • 2pm - 3pm: Men’s Prelims Practice
    • 3pm - 4:30pm: Men’s Prelims
      • 3 skater Jams
      • 1 intro run, skate until you fall, 45 seconds max
      • 5 minute open Jam
      • Top 9 advance to Semis
    • 5pm: Scoring test run
    • Immediately following - 6:30pm: Women’s Semi-Finals Practice
    • 6:30pm - 8pm: Men’s Semi-Finals Practice
  • Saturday, June 20 - Men’s and Women’s Semi-Finals and Finals LIVE BROADCAST
    • Top 9 from Prelims meet Select Pros and Chosen Wildcards
      • Men Select Pros: Hallberg, Sorgente, Rennie, Collins, Pabich, Kreiner, Francisco, Wooten
      • Men Chosen Wildcards: TBD
      • Women Select Pros: Yosozumi, Hiraki, Tezuka, Olsen, Tamanaha, Marhoefer, Armanto, Ogawa
      • Women Chosen Wildcards: TBD
    • 10am - 12pm: Women’s Semi-Finals Practice
    • 12pm - 1:30pm: Women’s Semi-Finals
      • 3 skater Jams, 6 - 8 Jams
      • 1 intro run, skate until you fall, 45 seconds max
      • 5 minute open Jam
      • Top 12 advance to Finals
    • 1:45pm - 2:45pm: Women’s Finals
      • Jams of 3 skaters
      • Total 4 Jams
      • 1 intro run, skate until you fall, 45 seconds max
      • 7 minute open Jam
    • 2:45pm - 3pm: Women’s Awards
    • 3:15pm - 3:30pm: Men’s Semi-Finals Practice
    • 3:30pm - 5pm: Men’s Semi-Finals
      • 3 skater Jams, 6 - 8 Jams
      • 1 intro run, skate until you fall, 45 seconds max
      • 5 minute open Jam
      • Top 12 advance to Finals
    • 5pm - 6pm: Men’s Finals
      • Jams of 3 skaters
      • Total 4 Jams
      • 1 intro run, skate until you fall, 45 seconds max
      • 7 minute open Jam
    • Men’s Awards
    • 6:15pm: Thrasher Best Trick
      • 20 minutes
      • Open to all skaters (Men and Women), both Regionals and Tour
      • Obstacle TBD, $2,500 cash for tricks
  • Sunday Funday, June 21 - Go Skateboarding Day
    • Details TBD

Men's Pro Tour 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 Pro Tour 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

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About

The Vans Park Series (VPS) organizes the annual park terrain skateboarding world tour for men and women. The VPS was founded in 2016 to grow participation and promote the culture of skateboarding while defining the foundation for park terrain competition worldwide. Get full details on how the Series works at TheBoardr.com/Vans.

The Course

Paris Vans Park Series Course

Past Video Coverage

Vans Park Series: Paris Men's Highlights, August 2019

Vans Park Series: Paris Women's Highlights, August 2019

LIVE: Chelles, France | 2019 Pro Tour Finals, 2019 Vans Park Series, August 2019

Highlights: Women's Prelims & Semifinals - Paris / Chelles | 2019 Vans Park Series, August 2019

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.

Upcoming Events

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Upcoming Event Date Description
Red Bull Mind the Gap POSTPONED

Red Bull Mind the Gap POSTPONED

Atlanta, Georgia

May 30, 2020 POSTPONED

It's on!
A free and open street gap contest in downtown Atlanta. Full Details
Grind for Life Series Presented by Marinela at Tampa, Special Social Distancing Edition

Grind for Life Series Presented by Marinela at Tampa, Special Social Distancing Edition

Tampa, Florida

May 30, 2020

It's on!
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
The Boardr Am at New York City POSTPONED

The Boardr Am at New York City POSTPONED

New York City, New York

June 6, 2020 POSTPONED

8 Days Away!
The Boardr Am is a top amateur skateboarding series. Winners at each stop are flown to the season finals at Empire Open where they're seeded in the Semi-Finals with a $20,000 prize purse. Full Details
Harold Hunter Day POSTPONED

Harold Hunter Day POSTPONED

New York City, New York

June 7, 2020 POSTPONED

9 Days Away!
A day of celebrating the life and times of the late, great Harold Hunter. Full Details
Vans Park Series Pro Tour France and Europa Regionals CANCELLED

Vans Park Series Pro Tour France and Europa Regionals CANCELLED

Paris, France

June 15 - 21, 2020 CANCELLED

3 Weeks Away
Vans Park Series is a park terrain series with stops around the globe. Full Details
Vans Park Series Pro Tour Canada and Americas Regionals CANCELLED

Vans Park Series Pro Tour Canada and Americas Regionals CANCELLED

Montreal, Canada

July 6 - 12, 2020 CANCELLED

6 Weeks Away
Vans Park Series is a park terrain series with stops around the globe. Full Details
Vans Park Series Africa Regionals CANCELLED

Vans Park Series Africa Regionals CANCELLED

South Africa

July 24 - 25, 2020 CANCELLED

8 Weeks Away
The Vans Park Series Regionals lead to the World Championships. Full Details
Vans Park Series World Championships United States

Vans Park Series World Championships United States

Salt Lake City, United States

August 24 - 29, 2020

3 Months Away
Vans Park Series is a park terrain series with stops around the globe. Full Details
2nd Annual Johnny Strange Legacy Mini-Ramp Jam at the Malibu Chili Cook Off

2nd Annual Johnny Strange Legacy Mini-Ramp Jam at the Malibu Chili Cook Off

Malibu, California

September 5, 2020

4 Months Away
A mini-ramp jam in Malibu. Full Details
Empire Open CANCELLED

Empire Open CANCELLED

Montreal, Canada

September 4 - 5, 2020 CANCELLED

4 Months Away
Each year Empire Open (formerly Am Getting Paid) hosts The Boardr Am Finals. Winners of each stop at The Boardr Am now get a trip to Montreal and a chance at the $20,000 prize purse here. Full Details
Swampfest RESCHEDULED

Swampfest RESCHEDULED

Wildwood, Florida

May 22 - 23, 2020 RESCHEDULED to October 2 - 4, 2020

5 Months Away
A BMX event in a Florida swamp. Full Details
Havana Skate Festival

Havana Skate Festival

Havana, Cuba

October 9 - 11, 2020

5 Months Away
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. Full Details
Exposure Skate

Exposure Skate

Encinitas, California

October 23 - 25, 2020

5 Months Away
This is the 9th Annual Exposure Skate event for women. Full Details
The Boardr HQ Open House and Best Trick

The Boardr HQ Open House and Best Trick

Tampa, Florida

November 5, 2020

6 Months Away
Save the date for this open house at our private TF followed by our Annual Best Trick Contest. Full Details
Coffee and Donuts at The Boardr HQ

Coffee and Donuts at The Boardr HQ

Tampa, Florida

November 9, 2020

6 Months 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 Tampa - Contest and Annual Awards

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

Tampa, Florida

November 21, 2020

6 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