Vans announces the new formation of the Asia-Pacific Skate Team as a continuation of focused effort towards pioneering skate culture in the region. The Asia-Pacific skate team will consist of a carefully selected group of individuals that represent the highest-level of talent from the region. The addition of this new top-tier team provides riders a platform for global visibility and a true pathway to professional skateboarding. Jackson Pilz will be the first rider introduced to the team.