2014

Best Foot Forward 2014: Detroit, Michigan – Finals (Part 2)

Best Foot Forward 2014: Detroit, Michigan – Finals (Part 2)

It all comes down to this. Four months on the road, 37 contests, 37 local winners and one finals. Zumiez Best Foot Forward 2014 Finals took place in Detroit, Michigan on August 9, 2014. It was held in the Michigan Building, an abandoned theater. Death and Trash Talk performed for the crowd of over 2,000 fans.

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Best Foot Forward 2014: Detroit, Michigan – Finals (Part 1)

Best Foot Forward 2014 Detroit, Michigan - Finals (Part 1)

The Zumiez Best Foot Forward 2014 Finals took place in Detroit, MI on August 9th, 2014. In attendance were 37 of the best amateur skateboarders in the country. On August 8th the 37 finalists took a tour of Detroit, including stops at some of the iconic skate spots like Sculpture Park and Northwestern High School. Witness the future of skateboarding in this part 1 of 3 series.

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Best Foot Forward 2014: Portland and Seattle

Best Foot Forward 2014: Portland and Seattle

In lucky #13 the Mayhem Van makes it back to its home in the Pacific Northwest. The crew hit up Portland and Seattle for the final contests of the tour before finals. In Seattle there is an epic showdown on a 10 stair that is just insane. The Converse Skate Team, including Jason Jesse, Louie Lopez, Kenny Anderson and Mike Anderson made it out for some demos, judging and even some whirlyball.

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Best Foot Forward 2014: San Jose and Sacramento

Best Foot Forward 2014: San Jose and Sacramento

In the 12th installment of Zumiez Best Foot Forward 2014 the Mayhem Van hits the Golden State for some fun in the sun with the Thunder Truck Co. Team including past Zumiez Best Foot Forward contestant Jack Olson and team rider Tristan Funkhouser.

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Best Foot Forward 2014: Salt Lake City, Las Vegas and Bakersfield

Best Foot Forward 2014: Salt Lake City, Las Vegas and Bakersfield

Mother Nature turns up the heat as the Mayhem Van crew rolls through Salt Lake City, Las Vegas and Bakersfield. In this high flying episode the DC Shoes pros, including Wes Kremer, Nyjah Huston, Tristan Funkhouser, Cyril Jackson and Evan Smith show up and throw down for the fans. The van crew even has time for some dirt skating and ditch sessions. We see some of the country’s top ams, including Tyson Bowerbank and Chase Webb at these stops. [...]

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Best Foot Forward 2014: Albuquerque, Colorado Springs and Denver

Best Foot Forward 2014: Albuquerque, Colorado Springs and Denver

The Zumiez Best Foot Forward tour kept rolling through the Southwest with the Zero team. Check out the mayhem in Albuquerque, Colorado Springs, and Denver. Jamie Thomas, James Brockman, Tommy Sandoval, Tony Cervantes, Nick Boserio, Forrest Edwards, and one of last year’s Zumiez Best Foot Forward winners Chris Wimer came through.

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