This June 13-16, Dew Tour returns to Long Beach, California to celebrate another year of skate competition, art, and music. This year’s event will host world-renowned men and women skateboarders battling on an all-new street and bowl course designed to push the limits of creativity and progression. For the fourth year in a row, Dew Tour continues the TransWorld SKATEboarding Team Challenge competition featuring the best board brands in the industry going head-to-head in an innovative course and format.
Welcome back to Head 2 Head and in this segment, we have Mason Silva Vs. Maurice Jordan performing a hardflip. Known for delivering raw power Mason flicks his hardflip making it rotate in a vertical fashion between the legs. On the other hand, Maurice spins his off axis but none the less gets his board back to his feet for a mid-air catch. Leave a comment below and let us know who’s hardflip you like the best.
Back in 2016, our first Head 2 Head boneless featured Curren Caples Vs. Trey Wood. Fast-forward to 2018, the boneless still holds weight in the park. This time around we matchup newcomer from Brazil Luiz Francisco Vs. all-terrain tranny destroyer Clay Kreiner. Watch the two leap off the Stanley bank extension and voice which rider who you think did it best!
All attention is focused on Oskar Rozenberg when he’s teed up to drop in. Oskar is one of our favorite skaters to watch because of his lofty style and incredible speed carried out through his entire run. Feast your eyes on the best of second place Pro Park winner Oskar Rozenberg!
Second place Pro Street winner Jagger Eaton was on fire all weekend at Dew Tour Long Beach 2018. Jagger was one of the few skaters to hit practice early, which evidentially paid off for him. Check out the best moves that scored Jagger his first Dew Tour podium finish.
Taking home, the third-place trophy from the Men’s Pro Park competition was Tristan Rennie. Not only did he round out the podium, Blood Wizard skateboard gave Tristan a surprise welcome to the team. Needless to say, it was an all-around weekend win for Tristan. Peep the best moves that landed Tristan third place!
2017 Pro Street champion Kelvin Hoefler returned to Dew Tour Long Beach in defense of his Pro Street title. Although Hoefler made it into the finals and put down a solid run, he ended up taking home third place. None the less, peep his best moves that earned a spot on the podium.
In this episode of Head 2 Head, we examine two fakie flips down the gap section from Chris Joslin and Ryan Decenzo. First up, Joslin stomps on his board after flicking a fakie flip and giving it a shifty for added flair. Meanwhile, Decenzo gets right to business with a textbook style fakie flip with ease. You be the judge and leave a comment below on who’s you like the best!
Element skateboards landed themselves second place finish with a single point difference from third place winners Plan B. It all came down to the gap section where Mason Silva pulled his weight and them some winning the gap section overall. Moreover, with the help of team mates Kevin Kowalski, Chris Colbourn, and Dominick Walker along with team support from Chad Muska and Bam Margera, failure wasn’t an option. Check out the best of Element Skateboards in the highlight video above!
What better way to show off team spirit? Do it like Plan B and lace up the whole squad in matching team jerseys. Notably, team riders Alex Sorgente, Trevor McClung, Felipe Gustavo, and Chris Joslin take home third-place in the TransWorld SKATEboarding Team Challenge. Check out Plan B’s team riders best moves as seen above.
Girl Skateboards competed in their first TransWorld SKATEboarding Team Challenge competition at Dew Tour Long Beach 2018. Although the team struggled to place high scores in each section, the team didn’t fall short of creative talent. Check out the best moves Girl team riders Simon Bannerot, Andrew Brophy, Niels Bennett, and Tyler Pacheco rolled away with on Team Challenge day.
One of skateboarding’s most renowned female skaters is Leticia Bufoni. After relocating from Brazil to L.A. at the age of 14 to pursue a career in skateboarding, nothing has stopped her from coming up. To assist future riders Bufoni give you a glance into her Plan B Skateboard, Venture Trucks, Bone Wheels and more.