Classic Events

Classic Event: Globe Double Set Challenge 2007

Classic Event: Globe Double Set Challenge 2007

Globe Double Set Challenge in Gold Coast, Australia 2007. It all went down on one day in 2007 at the University Double Set in the Gold Coast of Australia. Paul Rodriguez, Chima Ferguson. Greg Lutzka, Stefan Janoski, Sierra Fellers, Paul Machnau and Adam Dyet battled it out. In the end it was Adam Dyet who walked away with $30,000 for a Switch Backside 180 Heelflip down the infamous double set of stairs.

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Classic Event: Vans Triple Crown 1998 Contest

Classic Event: Vans Triple Crown 1998 Contest

Vans Triple Crown Contest in AsburyPark, NJ (August 01, 1998). The Vans Triple Crown of Skateboarding was held in all places in the world Asbury Park, NJ. This was insane that the world's best skateboarders at the time were 30 minutes from house!

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Classic Event: Panasonic Shockwave Games 2000 Contest

Classic Event: Panasonic Shockwave Games 2000 Contest

Panasonic Shockwave Games 2000 in Huntington Beach, CA (July 28, 2000). This was one skateboard contest for the books. Sand pop off wood, badly buily obstacles a mini Mega Ramp with no quater-pipe at the end! Still the pros killed the course and put on quite a show.

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Classic Event: Beast of The East Amateur Skateboard Championship II

Classic Event: Beast of The East Amateur Skateboard Championship II

Beast of The East Amateur Skateboard Championship II in Raleigh, NC Utopia Skatepark (December, 1999). This amateur skateboard contest was held at Utopia Skatepark in Raleigh, North Carolina. During the event The Tony Hawk and Matt Hoffman tour rolled through with a young Jeff Lenoce, JT Aultz, Damien Bravo and Brian Sumner.

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Classic Event: X-Games X-Trials 1999 Contest

Classic Event: X-Games X-Trials 1999 Contest

Can you believe professional skateboarders like Eric Koston used to have to "try out" for the X-Games? Well in 1999 Richmond, Virginia was home to the X-Trials Street and Vert contests. Go back in time to big transition street courses and when Tom Boyle ruled the vert ramp.

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