VANS PARK SERIES 2017 - SWEDEN

Glifberg, Brodka European Champs

Rune Glifberg - Vans Park Series - Malmo Sweden

Rune Glifberg

 

Photography: Anthony Acosta

 

 

Vans Park Series, the official park terrain skateboarding World Championship tour, salutes an historic event in the evolution of global park terrain competition with the crowning of Flip Skateboards' legend Rune Glifberg (Denmark) and the director of 2013's skateboarding documentary, UnderexposedAmelia Brodka (Poland) as the first ever VPS European park terrain champions.

 

Introduced this year, the VPS Continental Championships provide an open path for regional talent to compete alongside qualifying VPS Tour Pros in the World Championships and a chance to earn a spot on the 2018 VPS Pro Tour.

 

Men's Podium - Vans Park Series - Malmo Sweden

Men's Podium

 

Women's Podium - Vans Park Series - Malmo Sweden

Women's Podium

 

 

VPS MEN’S PRO TOUR FINALS

LIVE BROADCAST AIRS SATURDAY, MAY 27 ON

RED BULL TV AT 6AM PST/ 9AM EST/ 3PMCET

 

For tomorrow’s main event, the VPS Men’s Pro Tour event semis and finals will be broadcast live on Saturday, May 27, and will showcase top VPS Select Pros Pedro Barros, Chris Russell, Raven Tershy, Ishod Wair and current World Champion Alex Sorgente and more, as they battle it out against advancing Men’s Pro Tour Challengers below.

 

 

 

VPS Brazil Global Qualifier – Tour Challenger Results

 

Advancing to Semi-Finals

 

  1. Tom Schaar
  2. Vincent Matheron
  3. CJ Collins
  4. Karl Berglind
  5. Roman Pabich
  6. Tristan Rennie
  7. Trey Wood
  8. Willy Lara
  9. Robin Bolian*
  10. Vinicius Kakinho*

 

*Alternates

 

To see the full list of 2017 results and remaining 2017 VPS World Tour events with information on how to enter or watch live, download the free Vans Park Series iOS app now or visit Vans Park Series online.

 

Vans Park Series 2017 World Tour

 

Pro Tour*

 

Sydney, Australia**

March 4

 

Serra Negra, Brazil**

April 8

 

Malmö, Sweden**

May 27

 

Vancouver, Canada**

July 8

 

Huntington Beach, USA

August 5

 

Continental Championships

 

Oceania Championships

Sydney, Australia

March 5

 

Europa Championships

Malmö, Sweden

May 26

 

Asia Championships

Singapore

Date TBA

 

Americas Championships

Huntington Beach, USA

August 1

 

Africa Championships

Location TBA

Date TBA

 

World Championships*

 

Shanghai, China

September 23

 

*Broadcasted live on Red Bull TV

**Men’s-only event

 

Amelia Brodka - Vans Park Series - Malmo Sweden

Amelia Brodka

 

Karl Berglind - Vans Park Series - Malmo Sweden

Karl Berglind

 

 

CJ Collins - Vans Park Series - Malmo Sweden

CJ Collins

 

 

Tom Schaar - Vans Park Series - Malmo Sweden

Tom Schaar

 

 

Robin Bolian - Vans Park Series - Malmo Sweden

Robin Bolian

 

 

Roman Pabich - Vans Park Series - Malmo Sweden

Roman Pabich