Spring Roll - Tampa 2020 - RESCHEDULING
4/4/2020 - 4/4/2020
Central Coast Monster Skate Park Series - Templeton Skatepark 2020 - POSTPONED
Toowoomba Mayoral Skateboarding Contest 2020
World Rookie Snowboard Finals - Kitzsteinhorn 2020
3/30/2020 - 4/4/2020
QKLS Rally - Banked Slalom Finnish Championships – Tahko 2020
4/3/2020 - 4/4/2020
Shred the Love - Sierra-At-Tahoe 2020
Men's Caparica Surfest Pro presented by Oakley 2020 - POSTPONED
Women's Caparica Surfest Pro presented by Oakley 2020 - POSTPONED
Clash of the Groms - Glassing Monkey, Fistral Beach 2020 - POSTPONED
Industry and event happenings
Fondazione Cortina 2021 is taking action to help the local hospital of Belluno. After the cancellation of the Audi FIS Ski World Cup Finals 2020, Cortina 2021 has offered its support by launching the campaign ‘Cortina 2021 per Belluno – I Trofei delle Finali di Coppa del mondo per fare del bene’ (Cortina 2021 for Belluno – The World Cup Finals Trophies to do good).
These trophies can be bid for.
The Adventure Sports Network (ASN) and MTN DEWⓇ announced today that its annual summer Dew Tour skateboard competition and festival will now take place September 10-13 at the Long Beach Convention Center, Long Beach, Calif., the event’s home for its fifth consecutive year.
THE INTERNATIONAL OLYMPIC COMMITTEE (IOC), THE INTERNATIONAL PARALYMPIC COMMITTEE (IPC), THE TOKYO 2020 ORGANISING COMMITTEE, THE TOKYO METROPOLITAN GOVERNMENT AND THE GOVERNMENT OF JAPAN TODAY AGREED NEW DATES FOR THE GAMES OF THE XXXII OLYMPIAD, IN 2021. THE OLYMPIC GAMES TOKYO 2020 WILL BE CELEBRATED FROM 23 JULY TO 8 AUGUST 2021. THEY ALSO AGREED ON NEW DATES FOR THE PARALYMPIC GAMES, WHICH WILL BE CELEBRATED FROM 24 AUGUST UNTIL 5 SEPTEMBER 2021.
The President of the International Olympic Committee (IOC), Thomas Bach, and the Prime Minister of Japan, Abe Shinzo, held a conference call this morning to discuss the constantly changing environment with regard to COVID-19 and the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020.
Julian Wilson has always had two sporting passions: surfing and skateboarding. For his latest project the Australian decided to combine the two in the water.
Julian Wilson's Rail Project at the URBNSURF wave pool in Melbourne, Australia on February 27, 2020.
Here's all the action from Paris - skater's paradise!
- Kobayashi Becomes First to Win Both Junior and QS Events in Cocoa Beach - Simmers Earns Back-to-Back Roxy Junior Pro Wins - Swierkocki Claims Maiden WSL Victory in Last-Minute Fashion -
A big conclusion crowned (L to R): Jabe Swierkocki, Caitlin Simmers, and Kei Kobayashi the 2020 event victors in Cocoa Beach.
Do you remember why you started surfing? When you rode that first wave and decided that chasing that feeling is what you had to do for the rest of your life?
Mark Mathews at The Right, Australia.
Led by a pair of Visually Impaired Gold Medals, Team Spain rose to the top of Para Surfing to earn their historic first-ever Team Gold Medal at the 2020 AmpSurf ISA World Para Surfing Championship.
Team Spain displays their historic Team Gold Medals on the Closing Ceremony stage at the 2020 AmpSurf ISA World Para Surfing Championship, at La Jolla, California, USA, March 14.
Reigning World Champion Carissa Moore (HAW) and Leonardo Fioravanti (ITA) have claimed victory at the Sydney Surf Pro, the first event of the 2020 WSL Challenger Series. The pair were standouts all event overcoming a world-class field in testing two-foot conditions at Manly Beach.
The finalists at the 2020 Sydney Surf Pro WSL Challenger Series event, L-R: Carissa Moore (HAW), Tyler Wright (AUS), Leonardo Fioravanti (ITA) and Matt Banting (AUS), at Manly Beach, Sydney, Australia, March 13.
Johnson Sweeps Papara Events, Runner-Up Result for Luana Silva.
The North Shore of Oahu breeds powerful surfers and today, Papara Pro Open Tahiti winner Bettylou Sakura Johnson (HAW), showed she is no exception.
The sixth edition of the SuddenRush Banked Slalom LAAX 2020 hosted by Terje Haakonsen and Nicolas Müller took place successfully on 5-8 March 2020. Olympic champions, legends, former world champions, professional riders, amateurs and aspiring talents – everybody came together in LAAX this weekend to celebrate their passion for snowboarding.
Reto Neiger took out 1st place in the Pro Men (ab 18), and second place in both the Men's Fastest Race and Fakie Race!
Due to the Corona virus international outbreak emergency, World Rookie Tour cancels all the next events scheduled in Japan, Italy and Austria.
The second and final day of X Games Norway at Hafjell Alpinsenter was a Slopestyle showdown, featuring Men’s and Women’s Ski and Snowboard Slopestyle competitions. In X Games history, Norwegians have now collected 92 medals - 28 gold, 32 silver, 32 bronze. Johanne Killi remains the most-medaled Norwegian athlete in X Games history with seven.
Ethan Hartge (Caves Beach, NSW) and Charli Hurst (Port Kembla, NSW) have taken out the top honours in the Sydney Surf Pro Junior at Manly Beach today following two exciting finals that saw giant turns and giant scores.
Ethan Hartge (Caves Beach, NSW) and Charli Hurst (Port Kembla, NSW) have taken out the 2020 Sydney Surf Pro Junior at Manly Beach, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, March 6.
World Skate Open Lima 2020: It’s just one month to go and World Skate are glad to share with you the awesome artwork of Peruvian street artist Fiasco.
The fifth year of X Games Norway kicked off today on the slopes of Hafjell Alpinsenter, just 15 minutes from Lillehammer, with Ski and Snowboard Big Air and, for the first time at X Games Norway, Knuckle Huck. In addition to an action-packed day of sports, musical performances from Alan Walker, Musti, Chris Abolade and Arif also took place right on the mountain.
After travelling all around the world in Europe, from South America to New Zealand and from North America to Japan and seeing the most prominent riders battling to conquer a spot in the World Rookie Snowboard Finals in Kitzsteinhorn – Kaprun/Zell am See, Austria, the Black Yeti is looking forward to seeing the next World Rookie Tour Champions.
Mason Ho (HAW) emerged victorious today at the World Surf League (WSL) Air Tahiti Rangiroa Pro, a men’s Qualifying Series (QS) 1,000, for his second QS victory in pumping conditions at the pristine reef break of Rangiroa. One of Hawaii’s most dynamic surfers went head-to-head with Maui, Hawaii’s, Eli Hanneman in the Final and the two put on a showcase of barrel-riding performances.
Mason Ho (HAW) claims Air Tahiti Rangiroa Pro 11th edition victory, at Rangiroa, Tuamoto Islands, French Polynesia, March 5, 2020.
While spring is coming up, four winter sports event highlights are on the agenda at Kitzsteinhorn, Zell am See-Kaprun, Austria: first, the X OVER RIDE on 28 March, 2020, is all about the freeride spirit and important qualification points for the Freeride World Tour. From 31 March to 4 April 2020, the world’s best young snowboarders will compete in the finals of the World Rookie Tour in slopestyle and halfpipe. The legendary Kitzsteinhorn Banked Slalom on 25 April unites snowboarders of all disciplines at a fun race against the clock. And the elooa Camp Good Times will close the season from 5 to 10 May 2020.
elooa Camp Good Times at Kitzsteinhorn.
The SuddenRush Banked Slalom LAAX 2020 hosted by Terje Haakonsen and Nicolas Müller will take place for the sixth time from the 5th to 8th of March 2020. Safety for all participants is as important as fun in the snow. After application by LAAX and the official risk analysis, the Canton of Graubünden has approved the event.
SuddenRush Banked Slalom LAAX 2019.
March 14th, 2020 is definitely a date that should be marked red in the calendar. Because on this day, a freestyle firework is about to go airborne. The Schilthorn Open are taking place at SKYLINE SNOWPARK! During the QParks Tour’s slopestyle contest, riders have the chance to collect points for several rankings, take home big prize money and will surely spend a nice park day.
6th QParks Tour stop of 2019 season, Oakley Schilthorn Open, at SKYLINE SNOWPARK Schilthorn, Switzerland, March 23.
The preeminent, defining park terrain skateboarding competition, Vans Park Series, reveals its official 2020 world tour event schedule. The series’ fifth consecutive season will kick off in June and return to the three permanent VPS-certified park terrain legacy skateparks built in France, Canada, and the United States last year. Gathering the world’s best park terrain skaters to inspire youth and grow participation worldwide, Vans Park Series continues its celebration of skateboarding’s unique and creative culture.
Taro Watanabe (USA) and Izzi Gomez (COL) claimed their respective maiden World Surf League (WSL) Qualifying Series (QS) wins in the SLO CAL Open at Morro Bay, a men’s and women’s QS 1,000, with clutch performances on finals day. Inconsistent, four-to-six foot surf powered its way into the Morro Rock lineup to test competitors’ patience and ability but Watanabe and Gomez rose to the challenge, taking down formidable fields en route to their first-ever WSL victories.
Finalists of 2020 SLO CAL Open at Morro Bay, L-R: David do Carmo (BRA), Taro Watanabe (USA), Izzi Gomez (COL) & Sawyer Lindblad (USA), at Morro Bay, California, USA, March 1.
In less than a month, from March 20th to March 21st, the Penken Knuckle Huckle goes down at Penken Park and we couldn’t be more stoked about this upcoming freestyle party. Find all relevant info about the first confirmed pros, the party, DJs and the Amateur Contest below.
Penken Park in Austrian's Mayrhofen is soon to witness some serious action during the premiere of Penken Knuckle Huckle on March 20 & 21, 2020.
Last Saturday, some spectators at Snowpark Kitzbühel were simply amazed, because the Sick Trick Tour Open Kitzbühel raised the QParks Tour to the next level.
Snowpark Kitzbühel saw some amazing action during Sick Trick Tour Open Kitzbühel, this season's 5th QParks Tour Stop, in Austria, February 22, 2020.
We can almost call it a Diedamskopf classic already – the Shred Poker Diedamspark! On March 8, 2020, it all comes down to a special obstacle again! Who shows the most creative tricks? The participants can look forward to hard cash and more rad prizes.
QParks Shred Poker Diedamskopf, Diedamspark, Austria, February 24, 2019.
Hawaiian youngster Kelis Kaleopaa (HAW) and surfing icon Joel Tudor (USA) have seized historical victories at the Noosa Longboard Open, presented by Thomas Surfboards, the opening event of the 2020 World Surf League (WSL) Longboard Tour (LT). On what was the best day of conditions for the entire event, the pair overcame a field of reigning event winner’s and former world champions, to each take monumental wins in clean two-foot surf on Noosa Main Beach.
Surfing legend Joel Tudor (USA) wins the 2020 Noosa Longboard Open presented by Thomas Surfboards, at Noosa Main Beach, Noosa Heads, QLD, Australia, February 25.
Hanging out with friends at the Riderpark, a fine jib session, a special obstacle, winning goodies and cash for your best tricks. Sounds like an event you can’t miss? Well, then drop by the Riderpark Pizol on March 07, 2020 for the Shred Poker and take some goodies & cash back home!
QParks Shred Poker Pizol 2019, Riderpark Pizol, Switzerland, March 9.
It´s VÄLLEY RÄLLEY time again! On February, 29th and March 1st 2020, the 3rd Zillertal VÄLLEY RÄLLEY tour stop hosted by Blue Tomato & Ride Snowboards will go down at the Penken Park in Mayrhofen-Hippach Zillertal. Beside the open Snowboard Slopestyle contest and freebie Freestyle Coaching Sessions, there will be the infamous Penken Fun Ride Battle on the schedule for Mayrhofen. You can still sign up until Thursday, 27.02.2020!
Stop #3 of last year's Zillertal Valley Ralley Tour, at Penken Park Mayrhofen, March 2019.