Vans Downtown Showdown Final Results


TOP 4 teams: 1 ELEMENT (Ross McGouran, Phil Zwijsen, Nassim Guammaz, Karsten Kleppan) 2 SWEET ( Gustav Tönneson, Josef Scott Jatta, Jonas Skröder, Nisse Ingemarsson) 3 FLIP ( Geoff Rowley, Ben Nordberg, Luan Oliveira, Louie Lopez) 4 DROPDEAD (Pedro Barros, Rodolfo Ramos, Evandro Martins, Guilherme Guimarães)+ guest Chris Pfanner Palace … > More

Vans Downtown Showdown Artists

Russ Pope

In keeping with the city’s past, art plays a prominent role in this year’s Vans Downtown Showdown. Internationally respected artists such as Jay Croft, Jay Howell, Rich Jacobs, Jim “Jimp” Hollingworth, Chris Versteeg, French, Russ Pope, Kev Grey,  Nicolas Thomas and Nicolas Le Borgne will be present to apply their signature style … > More

Vans Downtown Showdown After Party


Black Moon will be headlining the Vans Downtown Showdown after party supported by John ‘Juan Love’ Cardiel Limited tickets available Thursday 29 and Friday 30 in the Paris Vans stores from 11 am. Vans Store Paris – Bastille, 31 Rue du Faubourg Saint-Antoine, Paris Vans Store Paris – Beaubourg, 27 … > More

Art at Downtown Showdown


Live Art This year, at Downtown Showdown, we are pleased to showcase skills & talent, not only through great Skateboarding, but also with amazing artists. All of them have some strong link with Skateboard- ing culture and they will work on some masterpieces during the event. Don’t miss this amazing … > More

Barbers at Downtown Showdown


A new feature at Downtown Showdown 2013! You want to refresh your style? Don’t hesitate a minute!… get a classic haircut or try their Waffle haircut to pay homage to Vans! These guys are great artists with scissors, comb & hair!