Vans hosted the first ever Van Doren Invitational at the US Open of surfing in huntington beach this past week. The girls skated early in the week, and put on a great show for the packed stands. hoopla riders allysha bergado, hunter long, justyce tabor were in attendance. Justyce was killing it in practice and then had a bad fall resulting in a broken wrist. Heal up soon Justyce!
Allysha and Hunter made it into the finals, and placed 5th and 4th respectively. Congrats to all the ladies that skated in this event!
- Lizzie Armanto
- Julz Lynn
- Nora Vasnconcellos
- Hunter Long
- Allysha Bergado
- Amelia Brodka
Skateboarder Magazine put up a gallery of photos, and MRZ & Ozzie posted up a great recap on Blue Tile Obsession. Dan Sparagna also shot some amazing captures; thank you, Dan and all who covered this event!
Justyce was ripping in practice! Photo: Mimi Knoop
hoopla flow rider, Nicole Hause boasts an impressive frontside air!
Hunter inverted! Photo: Dan Sparagna