Zumiez Best Foot Forward - Oakland, CA 2018
19/06/2018 - 19/06/2018
Zumiez Best Foot Forward - Honolulu, HI 2018
23/06/2018 - 23/06/2018
Zumiez Best Foot Forward - Dortmund, Germany 2018
Vans Hi Standard Series - Timberline, OR (HCSC) 2018
27/06/2018 - 27/06/2018
Thredbo Snow Series – Rail Jam 2018
29/06/2018 - 29/06/2018
Thredbo Snow Series – Ridercross 2018
23/07/2018 - 23/07/2018
Women's Junior MW Project 2018
14/06/2018 - 20/06/2018
Men's Junior Volkswagen SA Open of Surfing pres by Hurley 2018
19/06/2018 - 22/06/2018
Women's Junior Volkswagen SA Open of Surfing pres by Hurley 2018
Industry and event happenings
This year's Czech Skate Cup began in Teplice skatepark, where sixty riders joined to compete in the Czech Skate Cup Street Contest and Day for Kids.
Winners of the Bowl contest: 1. Martin Jurášek 2. Jan Tomšovský and 3. Ivo Prášek
Lakey Peterson (USA) and Italo Ferreira (BRA) have taken out the Corona Bali Protected presented by Hurley, Stop No. 5 on the World Surf League (WSL) Championship Tour (CT). The final day saw incredible performances in clean waves at Keramas on Bali’s east coast, allowing the world’s best surfers to put on a show at one of the most high-performance waves on the planet.
The Final Day Corona Bali Protected presented by Hurley podium presentation. Finalists from left-to-right: Michel Bourez (PYF), Italo Ferreira (BRA), Lakey Peterson (USA), Tyler Wright (AUS).
The Czech Skate Cup series is going ahead again this year, with some changes to the stops for this season. Almost all the skateparks are having a premiere except Ostrava, which is back in the series after a long pause. The top skaters of Czechia are going to meet at three stops between June and August with the pinnacle of the series being the Czech Championship, which will follow tradition and take place at Štvanice on September 29th.
The Czech Skate Cup brought to you by Vans, with the support of Theeve and Ambassadors, heads to Teplice for the first time where the first street stop is being held on June 9th. The series moves to Chomutov with a bowl competition the next day. So, let’s make things clear...
Leticia Bufoni Wins First Gold Since 2013. Kelvin Hoefler Wins Back-to-Back Men’s Skateboard Street Gold.
Rookies Dominate the Snowboard Big Air Competitions
Kokomo Murase is the youngest ever Winter X Games medalist at just 13 years old.
- Toledo vaults to World No. 2 on Jeep Leader Board - Wilson remains Jeep Leader for Keramas - Rookie Carmichael upsets event with runner-up result -
Filipe Toledo (BRA) celebrates his victory at the Oi Rio Pro 2018.
New Zealand’s most successful surfer, and current World Tour athlete, Paige Hareb (Tara), will lead the New Zealand Surfing Team at the International World Surfing Games that are being held in Japan this September.
Paige Hareb competing at the Oi Rio Pro in Brazil this week.
Stephanie Gilmore wins in Brazil and strengthens her World No 1 position.
Six-time WSL Champion Stephanie Gilmore (AUS) and Lakey Peterson (USA) celebrate their success at the Oi Rio Pro.
Once across the Zillertal, please! For the fifth time in a row and from December 2017 until April 2018, the infamous Billabong presents: Zillertal Välley Rälley hosted by Ride Snowboards toured from one popular Zillertal snowpark to the next again. Always followed by an enthusiastic bunch of snowboard fans from all over Europe.
Kings and Queens of the 2018 Zillertal Välley Rälley.
If you missed it, here's the full show broadcast by 'World of X Games' on ABC!
Today, the World Team made history by winning the inaugural World Surf League (WSL) Founders’ Cup of Surfing presented by Michelob ULTRA Pure Gold.
World Team celebrates win at WSL Founders' Cup of Surfing (from L to R): Kanoa Igarashi, Paige Hareb, Jordy Smith, Bianca Buitendag, and Michel Bourez.
On May 5 and 6, 2018, the world-class and man-made wave venue of Surf Ranch in Lemoore, CA will host its first public event organized by the World Surf League (WSL). Presented by Michelob ULTRA Pure Gold, the Founders’ Cup of Surfing – a WSL specialty event - will gather the world’s best surfers on a historic region-versus-region teams format. Five teams - USA, Brazil, Australia, Europe and World - made up of men’s and women’s surfers from the elite WSL Championship Tour, will compete over the two-day event.
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.
A vast number of snowboarders from all over Europe gathered at the Betterpark Hintertux on Hintertux Glacier on April 28th and 29th, 2018 to hold the great final of the infamous Billabong presents: Zillertal Välley Rälley hosted by Ride Snowboards 2017/2018. The last event of Austria´s most popular snowboard amateur series was all about the overall win and crowning of the new Royal Zillertal Välley Rälley Family 2018. Andreas MonEpic Monsberger has put the highlights together for you below.
Ready to run at the final stop of the Zillertal Välley Rälley...
- Koxa wins Quiksilver XXL Award, breaks world record for biggest wave - Alms takes home Hydro Flask Women's Performance of the Year Award - Walsh wins Ride of the Year and Tube of the Year honors -
Quiksilver XXL Biggest Wave winner Rodrigo Koxa broke the World Record for the biggest wave ever surfed.
4th stage and finals at Hintertuxer Gletscher, Tux-Finkenberg : 28.-29. April 2018
Zillertal Valley Ralley at Hintertux - October 16th 2016.
The QParks Tour Final was calling – and the best tour riders this tour had to offer came to celebrate freestyle one last time this season. At the Game of Diamonds, an international field of shredders was celebrating the big finale of the QParks Tour and the first contest at the Snowpark Obergurgl at the same time. Who got the best score, stomped the best trick and won the overall ranking is written below.
Felix Widnig on his way to taking the Men's first place spot.
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.
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.