The TWS 10/Vans Giveaway

The TWS 10 in our December issue (page 112) was our zany ideas for next year’s Vans Downtown Showdown. We submitted ours, now it’s time for you to get outrageously ridiculous andthink up the craziest skate contraption you can possibly imagine and become the proud owner of a pair of Vans Dustin Dollin’s NoSkools—nearly as boisterous as the man himself!

Here’s what we came up with:
1. DGK’s “Ghetto Blaster
2. ClichĂ©’s “Translation Station
3. World Industries’ “Flameboy Flatbar
4. The Daggers’ “Looping Joust
5. Real’s “Hella Sketchy Mission Street
6. Girl’s “Mini Grand Canyon Leap
7. Consolidated’s “Don’t Do It Gap
8. Habitat’s “Ecosystem
9. almost’s “Almost An Obstacle
10. enjoi’s “CarlsVag Gap

So, follow our lead, come up with a wacky obstacle, write a short description about it and email it to Be sure to write “Downtown Showdown No Skools” in the subject line. Deadline is November 6. The illustrious TWS staff will chose the best one to receive the No Skools.