Getxo Bowl-A-Rama 2014 pt.-3

Thursday 2014.09.04 –Day 4 at the Getxo Bowl-A-Rama 2014

On Thursday not only the kidney pool was sessioned heavily but the concrete halfpipe also got it´s share of good use.

Overview: Alex Sorgente – tailslide on the hip

Danny Leon – body jar

Giorgio Zattoni – floats an backside ollie

Chris Russell – FSA

Omar Hassan – lien to tail

Murilo Perez – backside air

Filipe Foguinho – frontside boardslide

No post without a grind fom a pool contest. Ian Campbell – smith grind

Cory Juneau – goes high on this FSA into the dark sky above the La Kantera kidney pool.

Peace – artwork by Txus

Getxo Bowl-A-Rama 2014 pt.-2

Wednesday 2014.09.03 -Day 3 at the Getxo Bowl-A-Rama 2014

The sessions are heating up as we get closer to conest day. The Brazilian crew was killing it, Salba had the lines wired on his first day, Chris Russell smashed some desasters, Rune Gifberg and Giorgio Zattoni were getting their first runs in, Sky Siljeg had crazy lines all over the pool, Cory Juneau was flying head high on his frontside airs and tried a a few 540°s, Alain Goikoetxea showed his local lines and with boardslides around the whole shallow end, high frontside airs, monty grinds, inverts and more.
Livestream is on on Saturday if you can´t make it to the La Kantera pool in Getxo.

Salba – tailslide

Rune Glifberg – smith grind

Omar Hassan – lipslide

Sky Siljeg – grind

Pedro Barros – stalefish higher than most

Huge crowd

Thanks for all the fish

Getxo Bowl-A-Rama 2014 pt.-1

Getxo Bowl-A-Rama 2014

So after a little adventure with Air France that included a longer than planned stop at the world famous Paris Charles de Gaulle airport. It´s maybe not as bad as it may look but it´s pretty bad and if you can, just do yourself a favor and avoid it.

Arriving in Bilbao we were greeted with hot and sunny weather – perfect! Got the rental, checked in the bed and breakfast and made it to the La Kantera skatepark by late afternoon.
Some US pool shredders like Raven Tershy, Grant Taylor, Peter Hewitt, Raney were already at the park sessioning with Alain Goikoetxea, Danny Leon and some local rippers.
So after Mondays mellow session more and more skaters showed up on Tuesday and the sessions started to heat up and it´s gonna get better each day till the finals on Saturday.

Make sure to not miss this one! If you can´t make it to the La Kanterea skatepark do not miss the live stream on Saturday.
More info, riders list etc. click here

La Kanterea overview

Monday session:

Alain Goikoetxea – lipslide

Danny Leon – bs air to noseblunt

Grant Taylor – ollie to truck, not too bad for a telephone photo.

Tuesday session:

Daniel Cuervo – one foot invert to fakie

Chris Russell – grind to tailslide

Cory Juneau – nose grind