2007 Vans Downtown Showdown Update

Watch the Webcast and Win the Goods from Vans including a Custom Epiphone Guitar!

Watch the live webcast of the Vans Downtown Showdown this Saturday for your chance to win some great prizes. Just complete the form (located here) and watch the webcast at vans.com.


Throughout the show, we'll ask Showdown trivia questions and announce a person's name. If they call in and correctly answer the question, they grab the prize. We will be giving away a custom Epiphone guitar and Vans prize bundles so watch and listen because you could be one of the few who scores the goods.

More on the Vans Downtown Showdown...

Join Vans on Saturday, October 13 for one of the most popular skate contests of the year, the $85,000 Vans Downtown Showdown. We've invited top skateboard companies and their riders to submit designs for obstacles as part of the Showdown course on the Paramount Studios Back Lot.

Who Will Be There?: The top teams in skateboarding, including Real, Girl, Zero, Creature, Element, Foundation, Black Label, Alien Workshop and Toy Machine. Expected skaters include Anthony Van Engelen, Johnny Layton, Dylan Rieder, Josh Harmony, Nick Dompierre, Rick McCrank, Chris Troy, Nyjah Huston, Corey Duffel, Adam Alfaro, David Gravette, Darren Navarette, Billy Marks, Jamie Thomas and Chris Cole.

What's the Deal?: Each team will session four unique, custom-made obstacles in a round-robin format with awards going out for top team, best pro, top am and best performance by obstacle.

When is it?: Saturday, October 13 at 5 pm

What's at stake?: $85,000 in cash and prizes for individual and team winners

Where's the Live Webcast and Blog?: Catch the action plus photos, videos and all the dirt at vans.com the weekend of the event powered by Studio411.

When can I see it on TV?: The Vans Downtown Showdown will air on FUEL TV. Check back on vans.com for dates and times.

What About the Design Your Own Obstacle Contest?: Think you have the chops to create an obstacle on par with the designs sent in by Girl, Creature, Foundation and Real? Give us your design and you can win that obstacle built by the Vans Downtown Showdown crew! Visit www.vans.com for more details.

The Vans Downtown Showdown is made possible by Scion, Rockstar Energy Drink, Tony Hawk's Proving Ground and Gibson Guitars.