Surf & Skate


Van Doren Invitational: Shop Battle

Yesterday was the kick off for skateboarding at the Van Doren Invitational in Huntington Beach, CA for the Vans US Open. 12 shops from California and Arizona where there to duke it out in the re-designed bowl. After the qualifying round it was Huntington Beach’s Jokers vs Mission Viejo’s SoCal skate shop in the finals where 11 year old CJ Collin’s lead his SoCal squad to the top of the podium. 

1st SoCal Skate Shop

2nd Jokers Skate Shop

Most individual points: Al Brunelle

View the full results for the Van Doren Invitational Shop Battle 2015

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Photos: Anthony Acosta & Grant Hatfield