Jul 15, 2014

2014 Van Doren Invitational Competitors

Mens Van Doren Invitational

Vans brings the world’s greatest skateboarders back to the beach this summer in skateboarding’s premier bowlriding competition, the celebrated Van Doren Invitational. Held at the Vans US Open in Huntington Beach, California, top skaters from around the globe will battle it out before a live audience for top honors and their share of more than $135,000 in prize money as the competition hits the global stage live from the Vans Pro Bowl on the sand at www.vansusopenofsurfing.com August 1 and 2.

QualifiersDirect in Semi-Finals
Bjorn LillesoeGreyson Fletcher
Chris GregsonBen Hatchell
Chris RusselPedro Barros
Cody LockwoodTony Trujillo
Daniel VargasRaven Tershy
Dario MattarolloChristian Hosoi
David LoyRonnie Sandoval
Jack FardellCollin Provost
Josh BordenCurren Caples
Josh Rodriguez
Kevin Kowalski
Marlon Silva
Mason Merlino
Omar Hassan
Raney Beres
Riley Boland
Riley Stevens
Steven Reeves
Tristian Funkhouser
Tristian Rennie
Zac Miller
Jerry Gurney
Murillo Perez
Robbie Russo
Tom Remillard




Women's Invitational

The Women's Bowl contest at the Van Doren Invitational will be held at the US Open of Surfing in Huntington Beach, CA July 28th­ - July 29th, 2014 hosted by Vans. The Alliance has teamed up w/ the Boardr to bring together the top female bowl riders in the world to compete in a custom concrete bowl on the beach. Please contact Mimi Knoop with any inquires at: mimiknoop@gmail.com

Event Details

Monday July 28th

12pm – 6pm – Women's Skate Practice and Registration

Tuesday July 29th

12pm – 2pm – Open Skate Practice
2pm – 4pm – Women's Skate Practice
4pm – 6pm – Women's Skate Contest

Qualifying — 4 Heats of skaters • 10 minutes each Heat • Jam in running order • Skate until you fall • 40 sec max run
Top 6 overall advance to Finals**

Finals — 1 Heat of 6 • Jam in running order • 15 minute Heat • Skate until you fall • 40 sec max run

Awards ceremony

Invited Athletes
Alana Smith
Allysha Bergado
Amelia Brodka
Arianna Carmona
Beverly Flood
Gaby Ponce
Hunter Long
Izy Mutu
Jordyn Barratt
Julz Lynn
Justyce Tabor
Karen Jonz
Kisa Nakamura
Leticia Bufoni
Lizzie Armanto
Lyn-Z Pastrana
Mimi Knoop
Nicole Hause
Nora Vasconcellos
Poppy Starr Olsen
Sarah Thompson
Vanessa Torres




Shop Battle

Sunday, July 27th 2:00PM – 5:00PM

Daniel Vargas

Josh Rodriguez

Tristan Rennie

Alec Beck

Evan Berle

Evan Wasser

Chris Henderson

Koa Cortina

Luca Penesi

Christian Gonzales

Jo-Jo Huffington

Seth Sanders

Evan Okeson

Jeff Puliam

Justin Modica

Alex Brunelle

Eddie Moreno

Oscar Navarro

Aiden Fuller

Jake Reuter

Turkey Stopnik

Chase Webb

Chris Gregson

Morgan Wolf


Antonio Moya

Genesis Atkins

Jason Thurtle