This section features all of the riders competing and pulling some technical tricks as well as big ones. Highlights include Brandon Biebel with a long switch heelflip nosemanuel, big heelflips by Chad Bartie, kickflip backside smith by Nijah Huston, and a switch noseblunt slide by Jereme Rogers.
Huge airs in this section! Highlights include Renton Millar with a big backside no-handed air, Jocke Olsen's giant 13 and a half foot backside air, Pierre-Luc Gagnon's 13-foot method, and Jake Brown's winning 14-foot method.
This section is packed with huge vert airs. Pierre-Luc Gagnon does a big kickflip japan grab and a switch varial heelflip mute grab. Jocke Olsen does big frontside heelflips, and Terence Bougdor does a big kickflip indy late fingerflip. Big bangers in this one!
David Gonzalez kills it with big frontside flips, kickflips, and 50-50 to smith grinds. Chris Wood does a big crooked grind, Danny Hamard does tech tricks like nollie backside 360 heelflips and Jake Duncombe does a big nollie bigspin over a pyramid. Good comp skating.
This segment starts off with bowl skating from various riders. Carlos De Andrade does big 360 flip fakies, Jake Duncombe does a big nollie nosebash-to-fakie, and Matt Mumford does a nice judo-air. Next is the competition where David Gonzalez goes big with a huge smith grind-to-180 out. Jeff Cook throws a switch lipslide, Omar Salazar does a big tailslide transfer and Danny Hamard kills it with tech tricks like a backside 180 late flip and a nollie backside 360 heelflip.
Thomas Vintr comes with a big crooked grind down a long rail, a big noseblunt slide on a tall ledge by Paul Machnau and a big nollie backside bigspin up and over a gap by Jake Duncombe, and much more.
This segment starts off with a montage of highlights from the contest, shots of Melbourne, a narration of the history of the contest, interviews with the riders and then busts into the practice session. Highlights include a nollie backside flip over a picnic bench by Brandon Biebel, a big hardflip backside 180 by Chet Thomas, a backside flip fakie manuel 180-out by Ronnie Creager and more.
Jeremy tears up the scene with lots of jibs, and kickers. He 5-0s mulitiple ledges to show his steez and takes it big on the kickers to show that he's got what it takes. There is some backcountry as well as some park footage that inter mix with some lifestyle pieces, but you just have to watch.
Remi does a half cab off a little cliff drop, backflip method grab, 360 nose bonk, 360, 540 and 720 melon grab and a huge suitcase air. David does a crippler air to start off his part, then an andrecht and eggflip in the quarterpipe. He also sets off a bunch of blackcats in someones bed while they are sleeping.
This section features highlights from Empire Shakedown. Some of the bangers include frontside 900 stalefish grabs, 1080 frontside stalefish grabs, switch 540 backside grabs, a frontside 1080 off a big kicker, and a backside lipslide pretzel-out on a big rail. But as we like to say, there is so much more.