Harvest Jam All Ages Contest - Tampa 2020
12/5/2020 - 12/5/2020
Fair Go Skatefest - Ballina, NSW 2020 - RESCHEDULED
Red Bull Cornerstone - The Bay, Lincoln, NE 2020
FIS Race - Glacier 3000 - Audi Snowboard Series 2020
11/26/2020 - 12/1/2020
Blue Tomato Winter Kick Off Tour - Zurich 2020
12/4/2020 - 12/5/2020
Blue Tomato Winter Kick Off Tour - Berlin 2020
APP World Tour - Gran Canaria Pro-Am, Spain 2020
11/24/2020 - 12/1/2020
Men's Taiwan Open World Longboard Champs 2020
11/29/2020 - 12/5/2020
Women's Taiwan Open World Longboard Champs 2020
Industry and event happenings
It was a full day of grom-fueled stoke unaffected by Mother Nature’s ability to throw a mixed bag of both surf and weather conditions around Legian Beach yesterday, where some 90 plus kids came from all over Bali to join in and compete for fun, prizes and new surfboards from Warner and Channel Islands.
Boys Podium at Padma Boys Game Day Grom Event at Legian Beach in Bali, Indonesia, November 29, 2020.
While we enter an extended wait for the next FIS World Cup competitions of the Park & Pipe and Freeski seasons, it's encouraging to see some FIS-level competitions taking place - or on track to take place - at sites around Europe as the winter picks up momentum.
The women's Glacier 3000 snowboard slopestyle podium.
The world’s top female surfers will gather next week on the Valley Isle for the start of the 2021 World Surf League (WSL) Championship Tour (CT) as the 12-day waiting period for the Maui Pro presented by ROXY at Honolua Bay begins on Friday, December 4.
Carissa Moore at Honolua Bay, Maui, Hawaii, December 2019.
The new Red Bull TV series "Life of Kai" will offer a behind-the-scenes look at the imagination, athleticism and bravery it takes to be Kai Lenny, the iconic Hawaiian big-waver surfer and environmentalist.
Kai Lenny prepares to hydrofoil in the Maldives in August 2019.
With four tour stops, the Zillertal VÄLLEY RÄLLEY hosted by Blue Tomato & Ride Snowboards toured from one Zillertal snowpark to the next in 2019/2020. Always followed by a great bunch of up-and-coming, international snowboarding talents, the 7th edition of Zillertal´s infamous freestyle snowboard tour has become an important happening for competitive snowboarders from all over Europe. After the great finals had to be postponed from April, the overall tour winners were finally crowned new Kings and Queens of the VÄLLEY after the last tour stop on Hintertux Glacier in October 2020.
Vanessa Volopichova (CZE) competes at stop #1 of 2019/20 Zillertal VÄLLEY RÄLLEY Tour hosted by Blue Tomato & Ride Snowboard, at Betterpark Hochzillertal, Hochzillertal / Kaltenbach, Austria, December 22, 2019.
Someone said: “Optimism is the best way to see life”, and Black Yeti is highly optimistic! That is why we want to announce dates and locations for the 2021 World Rookie Tour Big Finals, well in advance.
Black Yeti is delighted to announce the upcoming season's calendar including finals for 2021 World Rookie Tour!
The International Surfing Association (ISA) has today announced that the 2021 Surf City El Salvador World Surfing Games will take place May 29th – June 6th at two world-class locations in El Salvador: La Bocana and El Sunzal.
El Sunzal will host one of the two podiums for the 2021 World Surfing Games.
The World Surf League (WSL) today announced Lower Trestles, CA will be the location of the WSL Finals in September 2021.
The first-ever WSL Finals, a new single-day World title Competition, will be held in Trestles, California, with a waiting period September 8 - 17, 2021. Pictured: Lakey Peterson.
Congrats are in order to the first-ever Brazilian champion of the Surf Web Series (SWS): Thiago Camarão from São Paulo made surfing history this weekend defeating former WCT surfer Ian Gouveia, from Pernambuco based in São Sebastião (SP), in the virtual final of 51 Ice E-Pro Brasil presented by Curta+Floripa.
Sending in his best clips from home in Maresias, Thiago Camarão won the inaugural Surf Web Series event in Brazil.
After two epic Australian Grand Slam of Surfing events saw professional competition return to the ocean, the World Surf League (WSL) is excited to announce the winners of the series along with their chosen charities. The two events were part of The WSL Countdown, a global series of pre-season charitable events with the official waiting period coming to an end on October 31.
Isabella Nichols, Mikey Wright and Ethan Ewing (pictured) are the champions of the Australian Gran Slam of Surfing charity series with $40,000 AUD prize money going to the charities of their choice.
The world’s best big wave surfers are back on call as the holding period for the Nazaré Tow Surfing Challenge officially opened today, November 2, 2020.
The gigantic Nazaré surf awaits the world’s biggest chargers.
Conor Maguire has taken the surfing world by storm in recent years and he was quick to take up the opportunity of a lifetime when the aftermath of Hurricane Epsilon gave rise to 60ft waves off the coast of his native Ireland.
Conor Maguire experienced epic surfing conditions in Mullaghmore, Ireland on October 28, 2020. The dramatic conditions with waves reaching up to 60 feet off the Irish West Coast were caused by a rare weather occurrence which was caused by Hurricane Epsilon.
Due to the recent Covid-19 autumn emergency on both national and international level, the WRT organizing committee decided to postpone the upcoming national qualifying event in Modena scheduled for Sunday, November the 1st, and as well the 2020 World Final in Innsbruck, Austria. Both events will be re-scheduled during the first 2021 quarter with dates to be defined.
The 2020 Mallipo Surfing Championship event, the first professional competition in Korean surfing history, was held on the 23rd of October at Mallipo Beach in Taean, in the province of South Chungcheong at Mallipo Beach with four divisions of surfing; Men’s and Women’s Shortboard and Longboards.
One of the first champions crowned by Korea Surf League, at the 2020 Mallipo Surfing Championship event, at Mallipo Beach in Taean, South Korea, October 23.
The top ranked professional and amateur athletes from E-FISE Montpellier have been selected to represent their country in a new contest called E-FISE Montpellier Battle of the Nations. Each Nation will be represented by a compilation video showcasing the team's highlights from their E-FISE Montpellier video entries and fans will be able to vote for their favorite Nation.
The great tour finals of the 7th Zillertal VÄLLEY RÄLLEY hosted by Blue Tomato and Ride Snowboards 2019/2020 went down on October 17th and 18th, 2020 at the Betterpark Hintertux on Hintertux Glacier. The 4th snowboarding slopestyle contest of Zillertal´s most popular snowboard series 2019/2020 was not only about medals and day podiums, but also about the crowning of the overall tour winners, the new Kings and Queens of the Zillertal VÄLLEY 2019/2020.
Tourstop women's podium at 4th & final stop of 2019/20 Zillertal VÄLLEY RÄLLEY, L-R: 2nd Emma Lantos (AUT) and 1st Federica Sola (ITA), at Betterpark Hintertux, Hintertux Glacier, Tux-Finkenberg, Austria, October 18, 2020.
ESPN and X Games announced today that this Thursday, October 22 will be X Games Shred Hate Day, which focuses on engaging fans, athletes and partners across the world through social and digital engagement in order to raise awareness about choosing kindness during Bullying Prevention Month.
X Games' Shred Hate pledge.
In competitive longboarding’s return to the World Surf League (WSL), Soleil Errico and Justin Quintal have won the Cuervo Surf Ranch Classic. The Cuervo Surf Ranch Classic, a WSL specialty event, was held under stadium lights at the Surf Ranch and is now available to stream on WorldSurfLeague.com.
Justin Quintal and Soleil Errico celebrate their wins at the inaugural Cuervo Surf Ranch Classic at the Surf Ranch in Lemoore, California, USA, October 2, 2020.
Once competition resumes, twenty-year-old João Chianca (BRA) has high expectations for earning a spot on the World Surf League (WSL) Championship Tour (CT). In 2019, the younger brother of big wave charger Lucas “Chumbo” Chianca (BRA) earned the title as the WSL Latin America Regional Champion. In 2020, he was off to a torrid start after finishing runner-up at the QS5000 Volcom Pipe Pro and was competing at the last high-level Qualifying Series (QS) events in Australia before the season was cancelled.
João Chianca victorious at the 2019 QS3000 Heroes de Mayo Iquique Pro in Chile, in May 2019.
The first snow is here! Kitzsteinhorn at Zell am See-Kaprun, Austria, enters the 2020/21 winter season with an action-packed freestyle and freeride offer. The ski resort opened on 4 October, and now Glacier Park invites riders to shred the first set-up of the winter!
Modena is ready to welcome young skaters, from 30 October to 1 November, the last qualification event to the World Rookie Tour Skateboarding 2020. The last chance - after the stops in Germany, Switzerland and the Czech Republic - to get a spot for the end of season World Rookie Tour Skateboard Final in Innsbruck (Austria), scheduled from 13 to 15 November.
The last qualification stop of 2020 World Rookie Tour Skateboarding will take place at Modena's Rock & Ride Skatepark, Italy, October 30 - November 1.
On October 17th and 18th, 2020, the great tour finals of the 7. Zillertal VÄLLEY RÄLLEY hosted by Blue Tomato and Ride Snowboards 2019/2020 will go down at Betterpark Hintertux. Some of Europe´s best up-and-coming snowboard talents have already been spottet training at Hintertux Glacier. Everyone is now looking forward to earn the last points at the 4th and final tour stop of Zillertal´s most poplular snowboard amateur series next weekend. Beside the day podiums, the overall tour winners 2019/2020 will finally be crowned new Kings and Queens of the VÄLLEY in Tux-Finkenberg.
Competition day at the finals of 2018/19 Zillertal VÄLLEY RÄLLEY tour, at Betterpark Hintertux on Hintertux Glacier, Austria, April 2019.
Edouard Delpero (FRA) and Alice Lemoigne (FRA) have won the Longboard Pro Espinho today, claiming the victory over Benoit Carpentier (FRA) and Zoe Grospiron (FRA) respectively, in clean two-to-three foot waves peeling off the break wall at Praia da Baia.
The winners of the Longboard Pro Espinho and 2020 European Longboard Titles, at Praia da Baia, Espinho, Portugal, October 11, 2020.
The Junior Pro Espinho wrapped up today with the victories of Kauli Vaast (FRA) and Janire Gonzalez Etxabarri (ESP), claiming the prestigious European Junior title for the 2020 season.
The two winners of the Junior Pro Espinho and the European junior titles, Kauli Vaast and Janire Gonzalez Etxabarri, at Praia da Baia, Espinho, Portugal, Friday, October 9, 2020.
Mikey Wright and Isabella Nichols have taken epic wins at the Boost Mobile Pro Gold Coast in pumping surf at South Stradbroke Island. The pair had to overcome a field of some of Australia’s best surfers in four-to-six foot waves to claim victory in the second event of the World Surf League (WSL) Australian Grand Slam of Surfing.
Isabella Nichols and Mikey Wright have claimed victory at The Boost Mobile Pro Gold Coast at South Stradbroke Island, Gold Coast, QLD, Australia, October 7.
Jean Pantaleo produced a performance for the ages at his local Bowl du Prado skatepark to deny Spaniard Jaime Mateu a second Red Bull Bowl Rippers win in a row in Marseille, France.
Jean Pantaleo performs at the Red Bull Bowl Rippers in Marseille, France on October 3, 2020.
The World Surf League (WSL) Nissan Super Girl Surf Pro, the specialty event held in Oceanside, Calif., witnessed two action-packed days of competitive surfing. The event featured WSL Championship Tour (CT) professional stars alongside surfings' up-and-comers in a variety of team and individual heats.
Caitlin Simmers and Lakey Peterson celebrate their team win at the Nissan Super Girl Surf Pro at Oceanside.
The LAAX OPEN, Europe’s long-standing and number one snowboarding event, is scheduled for 19-23 January 2021. International snowboard pro riders will take part in the Slopestyle and Halfpipe disciplines in the World Cup on Crap Sogn Gion, where they will demonstrate top-class freestyle skills and vie for points, prize money and prestige.
Pictured: Red Gerard (USA) finished 2nd in men's slopestyle competition at LAAX OPEN 2020.
The Poseiden Foundation have been putting on women’s skate events at The Berrics for years, and their annual Ladies Nights are some of the most eagerly anticipated. On November 7, Poseiden is holding a very special Ladies Night featuring their very first Global Virtual Game of S.K.A.T.E.! Girls from all over the world have signed up for this competition—which begins today and also includes a goofy vs. regular contest—and there will be special guests galore!
With snow falling over the weekend across the Northern Hemisphere there's only one thing on everyone's mind, Winter! With winter on the horizon that can only mean one thing; the return of the Freeride World Tour! The world’s best freeriders will be back charging hard for the world title in a brand-new format with the announcement of the Freeride World Tour (FWT) 2021 calendar.