In this segment there's cool little barrels, some floaters, minimal on the airs... but really sick all-around riding, also some cool scenery.
Mick Fanning, Joel Parkinson, Taylor Knox, Dean Morrison, Bruce Irons, Andy Irons. Check the huge barrels and airs. A good variety of style in this one, for sure. The names above say it all! Peep this preview.
Globe sets the tone for this banger of a competition called Global Assault. P.S. There's a 900 in here. Production Company: Whyte House Productions
Ronnie Creager does tech tricks like a backside 180 fakie manuel-to-180-out and a switchflip-to-boardslides, Nyjah Huston does a sick heelflip frontside boardslide and Chris Cole throws a backside 360 kickflip. Ryan Sheckler dominates the course with big ollie transfers, hardflips, noseblunts and a huge frontside kickflip from a quarter pipe over a gap to the bank. Exciting skating from all of these guys.
This section features the top pros in the world. Ryan Sheckler does a long backside nosegrind and a kickflip backside lipslide, Rick McCrank does giant frontside flips, Mark Appleyard does smooth backside smithgrinds on rails and huge 360 flips, and Stefan Janoski does a big kickflip tailslide on a tall box. In the end, Sheckler wins it with his smooth style and consistency!
Highlights include big frontside flips by Greg Lutzka, 360 flip noseblunt slide by Chris Cole, nollie crooked grind to backside lipslide by Thomas Vintr, Chris Wood does a big 360 flip into a bank, and Jamie Thomas does a nice late shuvit off a kicker. Peep the preview!
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.