The Vans Shop Riot Series started its tour last weekend at the Rampaffairz Skatepark, Belgium. The event saw 24 shops from across Belgium compete with the winners getting a fast pass to the finals in Milan, Italy. It was the team from Skateboutique, Kortrijk who took the win and will head to Italy in Autumn, while Pablo Six from Stoemp Skateshop winning the Nixon best trick competition on the day with a 360 flip to flat. Next stop Holland!
Press Release: Vans Shop Riot Series 2017 returned this past weekend with a bang at Rampaffairz Skatepark, Belgium. Epic tricks and high levels of skateboarding were a theme for the day.
With a continued support of this unique event the 24 attending shops from all over Belgium, looked to riot, compete and be crowned the best shop team in Belgium, thus winning the golden tickets to the finals in Milan, Italy.
In the end Skateboutique (Jonathan Thijs, Trevor Cappon, Simon Deprez) managed to claim the top prize with Pablo Six from Stoemp Skateshop winning the Nixon best trick competition on the day with a 360 flip to flat.
The Riot heads to Burnside, Skatepark, Netherlands next on the 7th May.
1. Skateboutique, Kortrijk (Heading to the finals in Milan, Italy)
Best Trick Winner:
Pablo Six, Stoemp Skateshop – 360 Flip to Flat
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