Pool Party Reminder

05.08.13 – Templeton Elliott

Just a reminder that the Vans Pool Party is going down this Saturday, May 11 and streaming live. Click through for all the details.

This Saturday, May 11, the world’s best skateboarders and pool masters will duke it out at the infamous Vans Combi Pool in Orange for the 9th Annual Vans Pool Party presented by PRO-TEC and hydrated by vitaminwater. This year’s contest brings Vans’ own Pedro Barros back to the bowl, defending the Pro title for a potential three-streak win, along with the legendary Steve Caballero, who will protect the Master’s* crown for the second time in his career.

The 9th Annual Vans Pool Party airs live in HD this Saturday at vans.com/poolparty from the Vans Skatepark in Orange, CA. Tune in to the webcast for our Watch and Win trivia challenge for your chance to win prize packs from PRO-TEC including limited edition signed skateboard decks, Vans shoes, a year supply of vitaminwater and more!

*This year marks the final installment of the Masters division at the Vans Pool Party, to be replaced by a jury-selected Legends Invite division beginning in 2014.

Contest Schedule:
3:00 pm – 5:00 pm Masters Pool Jam (Prelims)
5:00 pm – 7:00 pm Pro (Prelims)
7:15 pm – 8:00 pm Masters (Finals)
8:00 pm – 8:45 pm Pro (Finals)
9:00 pm Awards

Expected Riders Include:
Pros: Pedro Barros (Defending Champ), Rune Glifberg (’05, ’07, ’08 winner), Bucky Lasek (’09, ’10 winner), Omar Hassan (’06 winner), Andy Macdonald, Nolan Munroe, Steve Pineiro, Zach Miller, Mike Owen, and more.

Masters: Steve Caballero (Defending Champ and ’10 winner), Chris Miller (’05-’09 Winner), Christian Hosoi, Mike McGill, Sergie Ventura, Jeff Grosso, Pat Ngoho, Rob “Sluggo” Boyce, Steve Alba, and more.

Judges – include Bryce Kanights and John Cardiel.

The Vans Pool Party is made possible by the support of Vans Pro Skate, PRO-TEC, vitaminwater and truth.