Van Doren Invitational 2013

I finally got to experience the US OPEN down in Huntington Beach. Took me a couple days to get over the culture shock and then witness one of the most epic contests Ive seen live. Here’s to Van Doren and the crew Good ass times for sure…

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Shot out to the #coffeecrew Vans style…

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Almost to the course for a 7am shred with the bros before the big guns arrive…

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What the fuck?!?!?
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Back to beach life…

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And pier life…

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The madness…

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Under aged girls in two pieces everywhere…

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Went and checked out the surf for a while-the brah factor was at 11….

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Then back to course to hopefully see some skating…

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Cardiel and Phelps legends…

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Speaking of legends Christian Hosoi putos!!!

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Back of back stage for Modest Mouse…

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Product toss, but Russo’s girl already had the hat she needed…

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“OVER HERE!!!”

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Stoked out of her face…

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Not so stoked, but Advert for days…

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Ran into a Tsuchinoko fan all the way from Japan…

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Back at the hotel, there was a hippie jump contest. Anthony Schultz goin’ for his…

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Meanwhile the local judged the not so local talent…

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Not everyone got 10’s…

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Throw em up throw em up…

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Human graffitti is HUGE at the US open…

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As are Cab and Hosoi, but they’re pretty popular no matter where they go…

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Curren meeint the ladies and signing whatever they wanted…

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One more trip back to the course for the FINALS…

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Charlie Blair fan club got their early…

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Minutes after this was taken a riot broke out. Thanks so much to Vans for putting me up and letting me witness one of the best contests I’ve been to. Cheers!