Cypress, CALIF. (May 3, 2017) – With over a decade of sensational skateboarding action, the annual Vans Pool Party remains skateboarding's premier deep bowl competition. The 13th annual Vans Pool Party celebrates its legacy in modern vertical skateboarding at the world-famous Vans Combi Pool on Saturday, May 13 in Orange, CA. The legendary battle will be broadcast worldwide once again at vans.com/poolparty featuring animated commentary from Vans' announcers and special guests.
Saturday, May 13 at 3PM PST
In anticipation of hair-raising competition, renowned bowl Legends and Masters will join a stacked roster of over 30 leading Pros in a mind-blowing showcase of creativity and talent that continues to revolutionize the iconic riding style of classic Combi bowl terrain. Veteran champions Chris Miller, Lance Mountain (Defending 2016 Legend Champion), Steve Caballero, and crowd favorite Jeff Grosso are slated to show off their enduring bowl prowess, while today's top vert professionals like Pedro Barros (Defending 2016 Pro Champion), Tom Schaar, Cory Juneau, Bucky Lasek, and many more, set expectations high for glory. Watch the drama unfold at vans.com/poolparty.
3:00 WEBCAST BEGINS
3:15 MASTERS FINAL
4:00 PRO SEMI FINAL
5:30 LEGENDS SEMI FINAL
6:30 LEGENDS FINAL
7:00 PRO FINAL
With three divisions establishing today's elite top Pros, Masters and undisputed Legends of bowl riding, the Vans Pool Party is unique in all of skateboarding for bringing together the biggest names in deep bowl skateboarding to battle it out in the legendary Vans Combi bowl at the Vans Skatepark in Orange, California. Watch the contest live Saturday, May 13 at 3PM PST at vans.com/poolparty.
For more information on the Vans Pool Party, confirmed athlete lists ,and daily coverage including photos, videos and blog updates from practice, visit vans.com/poolparty.
Vans®, a VF Corporation (NYSE: VFC) brand, is the original action sports footwear, apparel and accessories brand. Vans authentic collections are sold globally in more than 75 countries through a network of subsidiaries, distributors and international offices. Vans also owns and operates nearly 600 retail locations around the world. The Vans brand promotes the action sports lifestyle, youth culture and creative self-expression through the support of athletes, musicians and artists and through progressive events and platforms such as the Vans Triple Crown of Surfing®, the Vans U.S. Open of Surfing, Vans Pool Party, Vans Custom Culture, Vans Warped Tour®, and Vans' cultural hub and international music venue, the House of Vans.