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Vans’ “Shikumen” Video

Sunday, December 9th, 2018

 

Vans’ “Shikumen” Video

 

Vans Asia recently rented out a “Shikumen”, an old Shanghai lane house for a month. They called upon Vans teams from across the glob to come and occupy the house in week long shifts to explore the city. Squads from the USA, Japan, South Korea, Thailand, Indonesia, Malaysia, France and Australia voyaged around with the Vans China team as they shredded the streets day by day. Featuring a host of rippers including Jackson Pilz, Chima Ferguson, Dustin Henry, CK, Juwon Eun, Jesse Noonan, Etienne Gagne, Chris Bradley, Mike Lee, Justin Henry, Mario Palandeng, Piet Guilfoyle, Zhenya Buzukin, Jeremy Hu, Azreen Azman, Shogo Zama, Fifa Tintarn, Xiao Jun, Jerm Sothichai, Pedro Delfino and Victor Pellegrin. Six minutes of shred from the city of marble, filmed and edited by Tommy Zhao and Liu Maomao.

 

 

 

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Kris Vile in LA for Almost Skateboards

Tuesday, August 22nd, 2017

 

It’s no doubt that Kris Vile is one of the most on it and productive skateboarders from the UK. Hailing from the often gloomy west midlands, the UK Vans rider never lets the rain dampen his efforts. A killer on pretty much everything on his skateboard whether it be street, ramp or park he has more motivation than most. Kris recently took a ten day trip over to LA to shoot some photos and film some footage for Almost Skateboards and Dwindle Distribution, his efforts come in the form on the edit below and for only being there for a short period of time only shows what an all rounder he is. Click play then head over to the Sidewalk website for the accompanying interview.

 

 

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Gilbert Crockett Pro 2

Tuesday, February 7th, 2017

 

 

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Launching worldwide this Saturday, February 11, Vans reveals its latest breakthrough and introduces the second pro model from Gilbert Crockett. The Gilbert Crockett Pro 2 is a combination of craft and science, upholding Vans’ innovative Wafflecup unit bottom construction, improved fit and fully-fused Duracap upper reinforcements. A new outsole utilizes the performance advancements of Vans Wafflecup technology, provides premium support and unbeatable grip demanded by skateboarders everywhere. Gilbert’s second edition highlights new blind-seam suede overlays on the toe cap, maximizing Vans’ Duracap reinforcement capabilities while employing Vans’ proven Ultracush HD drop-in sockliners for the highest level of impact cushioning.

 

 

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Geoff Rowley’s “Promo” Part

Thursday, November 10th, 2016

 

Geoff Rowley has put out some of the gnarliest parts we have seen in the past two decades. For his latest project, he strictly skates a mini ramp and attached obstacles at the Vans warehouse in Costa Mesa. With guest appearances from Daniel Lutheran, Johnny Layton, Elijah Berle, Christian Hosoi, Eric Dressen and various others. Geoff’s new part is unique and entertaining and yep, he kills it as per.

 

 

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