The seventh edition of GrandPrix Beroun is coming up fast. On saturday, June 25th, the concrete skate plaza in Beroun will be hosting the official WorldCup Skateboarding series event, which is the only official stop of the series in central Europe. Besides of the czech and slovakian top riders, we will welcome the best professional skateboarders from all around the World, including XGames medalists or many WorldCup series winners. After the PRO finals, the music performances will take over the show and perform from the Live Stage, with the top musicians and hiphop performers from the BIGGBOSS label, including VLADIMIR 518, JAMES COLE or REFEW.
This year, GrandPrix Beroun will be happening for the 7th time and has been part of the WCS series since 2015. The biggest names already confirmed their attendance and will join the best czech and slovakian riders Tomas Vintr, Riso Tury, Martin Pek or Maxim Habanec. International PRO skaters from over 20 countries Worldwide will come compete for the total prizepool of $12.000 USD in 4 categories - PRO / AM / WOMEN / BEST TRICK.
Some of the international riders who already confirmed are: Dave Bachinsky (USA), Sierra Fellers (USA), Zander Gabriel (USA), Christoph Radtke (GER), Brandon Valjalo (SOUTH AFRICA), Samuel Jimmy (BRA), Omar Parraga (MEX), Christian Elizondo (CHILE), Daisuke Nakaura (JPN), Adam Zari (MALAYSIA), Maxim Kruglov (RUS) and many others.
GrandPrix Beroun 2016 is part of the official World Cup Skateboarding series (WCS) and will award double points to the riders in PRO category. WCS is an official skateboarding world tour, with over 25 years of history.
The live hiphop shows will take the event over right after PRO finals and the best rappers will perform for the big crowd. This year, we have REFEW, JAMES COLE or the biggest czech hiphop sensation VLADIMIR 518 performing with DJ MIKE TRAFIK. Following after the live performances, the afterparty will start at 23:00 and will offer 4 of the best czech DJs playing for you in a high capacity tent. This year's DJs are: LU2, LUCKY BOY, AKVAMEN and NOBODYLISTEN, who will play their sets until 02:30am.
There will be many other entertainment elements throughout the day, including different instagram contests, an unique "vans create-your-shoe" project, professional fingerboard park, workshops and much more for spectators of all ages.