Welcome to the Family – Tony Hawk | SKATE | VANS

Vans is proud to welcome skateboarding legend and global youth icon, Tony Hawk, to the Vans Family as an official global Vans brand ambassador. Sharing a profound heritage in action sports and an undisputed commitment to skate culture, Vans is excited to unite with Tony in 2020 to enable creative expression through skateboarding.

Tony Hawk’s name is synonymous with skateboarding for fans around the world. Tony is a pioneer and has inspired millions to pick up a board with his incredible talent. Vans is honored that he’ll be supporting their mission to promote and grow skateboarding globally.

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The Grand Opening – EP5 – Forward: Woodward Park City

The day has finally arrived, and Woodward Park City is officially open to the public! With a star-studded cast of athletes also ready to celebrate, everyone is stoked to see all that this one-of-a-kind facility has to offer. As legends like Tony Hawk and Ryan Nyquist put on a show indoors, Red Gerard, Tom Wallisch and others test out the mountain park just steps outside. Tony Hawk speaks to the crowd during the official ribbon cutting ceremony before Nate Wessel and crew pack up their tools and say goodbye…for now.

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Familiar Faces – EP4 – Forward: Woodward Park City

It’s all hands on deck as Nate Wessel and the rest of the team rush to get everything ready for the following day’s Grand Opening. As the California Skateparks crew works through the night, a few familiar faces show up to check out the foam pit and airbag, while patiently waiting for the park to unveil. Once the dust settles, Tony Hawk and a talented cast of rippers christen the concrete with a heavy session.

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