Luzon - IDF World Qualifying Series 2018
23/04/2018 - 25/04/2018
Central Coast Monster Skate Park Series #4 - South County YMCA Skatepark (Grover Beach) 2018
28/04/2018 - 28/04/2018
Australian Championships of Street Skateboarding 2018
Audi Snowboard Series - Swiss Freestyle Champs Corvatsch 2018
16/04/2018 - 24/04/2018
Zillertal Valley Ralley hosted by Ride Snowboards - stop #4 Betterpark Hintertux 2018
28/04/2018 - 29/04/2018
Vans Hi Standard Series - Timberline, OR (HCSC) 2018
27/06/2018 - 27/06/2018
Men's Pro Santa Cruz 2018
24/04/2018 - 29/04/2018
Men's Komune Bali Pro 2018
25/04/2018 - 29/04/2018
Women's Komune Bali Pro 2018
Industry and event happenings
Our first ever live stream went down at the World Rookie Tour Halfpipe Finals in Kaprun!!
Rookie Tour Riders ready to rock the pipe!
Ariane Burri and Takeru Otsuka won the Slopestyle competition and are, therefore, 2018 World Rookie Girl and Boy Champion. Hironori Nagata and Misaki Kakubari from Japan are the new 2018 World Rookie Tour Halfpipe Boy and Girl Champions!
Takeru Otsuka Boys World Rookie Tour Champ 2018!
That was the big QParks Birthday Bash #15yearsforfreestyle. “Come shred with us” was the motto of this party – and lots of friends, companions and riders followed the call. Last weekend, 15 years of QParks were celebrated with a Common Shred at Axamer Lizum – including everything a big fat birthday bash calls for.
Perfect weather to ''come shred with us!''
Boardriding.com to stream live as the Halfpipe action unfolds in Kaprun.
WRT Halfpipe Finals in April 2017, at Kitzsteinhorn Snowpark, Kaprun, Austria.
4th stage and finals at Hintertuxer Gletscher, Tux-Finkenberg : 28.-29. April 2018
Zillertal Valley Ralley at Hintertux - October 16th 2016.
The list of nominees for the 2018 World Surf League (WSL) Big Wave Awards (BWA) has been officially released.
Above: BWA Tube of the Year Award Nominee Mick Corbett at The Right, Western Australia.
The long-awaited event is getting closer and next week the snowboarding community will celebrate the best riders in the world. Get ready for the Grand Finale!
-Stephanie Gilmore rings bell for fourth time at Rip Curl Pro - Italo Ferreira claims first CT win - Mick Fanning ends career with runner-up finish at Bells Beach -
Stephanie Gilmore (AUS) and Italo Ferreira (BRA) ring the iconic Bells trophy after winning the Rip Curl Pro Bells Beach.
20 years of Penken Park and 1 year of Penken Park Team. Reason enough to send the guys behind the team into the park to portray them from their best side. Also you will find out what the Penken Park Team is all about and what happens when riders and the railway company works together.
Action from Mario Wanger at Penken Park.
The last stop of the Shred Poker Sessions led riders from Vinschgau as well as internationals into the Snowpark Schöneben. Under best weather conditions, the riders were on the hunt for poker chips which were swapped for cash and goodies at the end of the session.
Quality Check at the Diamond of the Alps – The new Snowpark Obergurgl
Showdown at the Diamond of the Alps now postponed until Sunday April 15th!
Get yourself to Obergurgl to enjoy QParks Tour Finale: Game of Diamonds!
Spring did not arrive at the SKYLINE SNOWPARK Schilthorn yet. In fact, with a unique winter scenery and lots of snow there is no clue that it´s already mid March. At least that´s what all riders must have been thinking while competing at the Oakley Schilthorn Open. Even though it was snowing, many shredders took part at the second last stop of the QParks Tour to celebrate freestyle with massive runs, fine beats and good vibes.
Oakley Schilthorn Open 2018, one of the QParks Snowboard Tour stops, at SKYLINE SNOWPARK Schilthorn, Switzerland, March 2018.
They are ambassadors of freestyle and a crew at the same time – the Pirates Alta Badia. It’s been already 15 years since their name started circling the high plateau of the Dolomites. Find out everything about the people and the motivation behind the name in this story. And make sure to check out the video clips from the last visit at Snowpark Alta Badia.
On March 24, 2018, it’s time again: After a wicked session past season, the Shred Poker will return to Schöneben. On this day there will be gambling as if there was no tomorrow!
At the very first Girls Shred Session at the Golden Roofpark Axamer Lizum a whole bunch of shred-loving girls turned up. Located near the freestyle hotspot Innsbruck, the snowpark is already a popular playground of many female riders. At the Girls Shred Session, they now had the chance to work on their shred skills together with pro coaches and showed loads of progression.
QParks Girls Shred Session at the Golden Roofpark Axamer Lizum, Austria, March 2018.
The International Surfing Association (ISA) has today welcomed the release by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) of the approved qualification system for Surfing's Olympic debut at Tokyo 2020, ensuring the participation of the world's best professional surfers as well as promoting universal opportunities for surfers from around the world at the Games.
Olympic hopeful Jordy Collins (USA) takes to the air at the 2017 ISA World Surfing Games held in Biarritz, France.
In the heart of the Dolomites, precisely at the Snowpark Alta Badia, a special event went down on March 3: The only stop of the Girls Shred Sessions on Italian soil brought a bunch of motivated girls from Italy, Slovenia, Slovakia and Austria together and the shred queens conquered park line after line. The ladies were coached, pushed and entertained by Arianna Cau. Read on and find out, how the day in Alta Badia went by.
On March 3, 2018, the snowboard girls conquered the Snowpark Alta Badia - they were led and coached by the 24-year-old snowboard pro Arianna Cau!
Wilson and Peterson take Jeep Leader Jersey for first time heading to Bells - Rookie Colapinto finds perfection at firing Kirra - Buchan and Andrew settle for second place at picture-perfect Kirra.
Lakey Peterson (USA) and Julian Wilson (AUS) earned the first CT wins of the year at the Roxy and Quiksilver Pro Gold Coast.
Happy faces and loads of fun at the 3rd stage at Penken Park, Mayrhofen
Is there a better place for a park shooting than an XL park with 57 different obstacles in total that are spread across four areas? Exactly – There isn’t! That’s why the Blue Tomato Kings Park Hochkönig was selected as the setting for the BLUE TOMATO team riders shooting. They checked out the park from top to bottom and were accompanied by a media crew. The result is a bag full of cool shots and two sick edits.
Viktor Szigeti shredding at the Blue Tomato Kings Park Hochkönig shoot.
-May event slated to be historic first for Wolrd Surf League - Tickets on sale tomorrow at wslfounderscup.com
Silvana Lima (BRA) will represent the Brazil Team at the WSL Founders' Cup of Surfing specialty event in May.
On Saturday, March 3rd of 2018, contest action and freestyle at its best were the motto of the day at Snowpark Kitzbühel. The Sick Trick Tour Open – 7th stop of the QParks Tour 2018 and kick-off of the Sick Trick Tour – went down! Great weather and a sick setup promised a contest day straight out of the storybook. And all expectations were met: Motivated riders showed freestyle action and their best tricks!
Sick Trick Tour Open Kitzbühel, one of the 2017/18 QParks Snowboard Tour stops, at Snowpark Kitzbühel, Austria, March 2018.
You are looking for sick contest action in front of a breath-taking panorama? You want to get lots of goodies and cash for your best slopestyle run? Well, then you shouldn’t miss the Oakley Schilthorn Open at the SKYLINE SNOWPARK Schilthorn!
QParks Snowboard Tour stopped at SKYLINE SNOWPARK Schilthorn, Schilthorn, Switzerland, March 2016.
- Defending event winner Heremoana Luciani advances with 18.80 - Perfect barreling surf for rounds 1 & 2
Ulualoha Napeahi drops into a wave with calculated precision on his backhand.
The 24th annual Tampa Pro brought forth new blood to the contest, shining a light on a new wave of pros mixed with familiar faces.
Top 3 riders at Tampa Pro 2018: Jagger Eaton (1st, middle), Felipe Gustavo (2nd, right) & Ryan Decenzo (3rd, left), at Skatepark of Tampa, Florida, USA, March 2018.
Lots of girl power in the heart of the Black Forest was on the program for this winter’s fourth Girls Shred Session. About forty girls from all over Germany and Switzerland gathered at the badenova Snowpark Feldberg and worked with the coaches on their progression level.
2018 QParks' Girls Shred Session where "Girls own the park!" nr. 4, at badenova Snowpark Feldberg, Feldberg, Germany.
- 17 Years at elite level, 22 CT victories, three WSL titles - 2018 Rip Curl Pro Bells Beach to be Fanning's final as full-time competitor
Three-time WSL Champion Mick Fanning will retire from competitive surfing on the WSL Championship Tour after his final heat at the Rip Curl Pro Bells Beach.
- Alms defends Big Wave Crown for back-to-back titles - Kemper earns first Big Wave Tour Championship
Hawaii's Billy Kemper and Paige Alms earn 2017/2018 Big Wave Tour Titles.
- Michelob Ultra Pure Gold sponsors first public event at Surf Ranch Facility
- Co-ed region verses region teams event with world's best surfers
- Register for pre-sale tickets at wslfounderscup.com
Six-time WSL Champion Stephanie Gilmore will lead Team Australia at the inaugural Founders' Cup of Surfing event at the Kelly Slater Wave Co Surf Ranch.