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RESULTS | Stop #3 of Volcom WITP European Tour 2014 | Bregenz, Austria

“Best fun ever” is a description of the Volcom Wild In The Parks last week end in Bregenz, Austria; Nevertheless, “genius”, “state of art” could be a description of the skatepark, and “shitty”, “bone cracking cold” and “rainy” are the words which best describe the weather condition during the event.

Upon arrival it was everything but certain whether the event could actually take place. Heavy rains and winds initially hindered the crew to set up. However, after three hours of anxious waiting and contemplating, the sun busted out from clouds and a clear blue sky welcomed the audience.

Fortunately, the park dried within a few minutes and ever since there was no holding back for the locals anymore who were eager to rip the park into pieces. The new Skatepark Remise, built and designed by Anker Ramps and Alex Kramer, is one of its kind in the region. Inspired by the huge DIY scene in Scandinavia, the park shares similarities with the Sibab-Skatepark in Malmö: A super smooth park with funky obstacles and a unique overall composition. As the park lies near Lake Constance, the WITP attracted many skaters from Germany, Austria and Switzerland, who certainly knew how to rip the unique mix of transition and street obstacles.

The Under 14 division showed some serious commitment and pleased the crowd with huge treflips over the table and boardslides on the roof top rail. One of the many highlights was the attempt from Balsa Marcovic who tried to clear the massive grass gap and despite a bloody elbow, gave it two more tries.
The 15-21 division did not give a damn either and pulled some “never seen” trick variations on the bank to quarter obstacle. The “Open” Division was the most popular division of the event. Many big names such as “Daniel Spiegel (Vienna), Octavio Trindade (Erfurt, Germany), Alex Schulz (Stuttgart, Germany) and the local riper Antonio Aiello (Bregenz, Austria) found their way to Bregenz and certainly tested the foundation of the new park while dropping some hammers! A short list could be a bs noseblunt (Daniel Spiegel) on the roof top rail, a fs flip over the stair set ledge (Antonio Aiello), a kickflip down the grass gap (Octavio Trindade) or a massive ollie up the ledge over the hexagon (Alex Schulz) this heat was going insane!
Just as all heats were completed, some dark clouds reappeared on the horizon of Lake Constance. During the brief interruption everyone could nibble on some “customised” burgers and refreshments.

As time was a limited resource, all riders had the chance to win some money for the bus home during the “Monster Cash for Tricks” session, which was hold simultaneously on the down rail and the bank/quarter obstacle. Everyone was sincerely invited and some gnarly tricks were unleashed.

To sum it up, the new Skatepark Remise in Bregenz was a pleasure to ride for everyone and was met with only positive feedback. The hosting of the WILD IN THE PARKS/LET THE KIDS RIDE FREE EVENT in this park was an enrichment for all the riders and certainly inspired all the locals. It was a blast!

Many thanks go out to Alexander Kramer who was great help when it came to communicating with the city council and of course the entire Volcom Team, making the organisation, despite heavy rains and interruptions as smooth it can be. Therefore, many thanks go out to: Heiko Jäger, Matze Schwab, Felix Gundrum, Felix Pfleiderer, Martin Hermann, Philipp Reinhard, Alex Schulz, Daniel Spiegel, Octavio Trindade, Ante Aiello, Holzi, Kaja.

04_WITP

Volcom family rider Daniel Spiegel pulling a neat bs noseblunt out of his bag of tricks.

07_WITP

That's how melon grabs are supposed to be done according to Morris Deuring. We could not agree more!

10_WITP

Wasn’t a make, though Balsa landed it twice, on his elbow.

02_WITP-enjoying the sun and an awesome sandwich party.

Enjoying the sun and an awesome sandwich party.

03_WITP

A creepy fs slash at the bank to wallride combo.

08_WITP

The rules are clear and now go!

09_WITP

Luciano Wirth launching his kickflip over the roof, straight into the flat.

12_WITP

Besides pulling bs smith grinds, Samuel also knows how to pose for the cam.

11_WITP

Besides bodybuilding, Samuel knows how to pull bs smith grinds.

13_WITP

Octavio Trindade (Volcom Family) brought some specialities from eastern Germany. Amongst other this hardflip bs lipslide!

14_WITP

This fs flip from Ante Aiello went down second try. For Ante, one try too much.

15_WITP

... and then he gave the rest to the cat.

18_WITP

Felix gained full scores in all areas: 1. Burger to barbecue, 2. Burger flipping, 3. Burger into bread roll!

19_WITP

Locals need to represent: Alexander Kramer (left) and Ante Aiello (right) are happy as a dog with tails that Volcom crashed their park.

20_WITP

The kids are alright! Aaron Moser enjoying his time with the two brothers Balsa and Bojan.

21_WITP

Pretty big rail for a small dude. Aaron fs boardslide.

22_WITP

Niklas fs noseblunt to cash for the bus home to Lindau.

24_WITP

Let the kids ride free!

25_WITP

Incredible fs noseblunt from Mo Deuring.

26_WITP

Volcom “Wild in the Parks” Austria Crew/Family. From left to right: Heiko Jäger, Matze Schwab, Timo Kavermann, Octavio Trindade, Jens Hennefarth, Daniel Spiegel, Philipp Reinhard, Felix Gundrum, Ante Aiello and Alex Schulz.

31_WITP

Of course, of course, Volcom had some stuff for everyone! Crowd needs to be pleased, especially by this kind of weather!

Pics: Martin Hermann
Clip: Philipp Reinhard

RESULTS:
-14
1. Aaron Moser
2. Jeol Jung
3. Balsa Markovic
4. Luciano Wirth
5. Bojan Markovic

27_WITP

-15 äääh – 14 winners and qualifiers for the WITP Champs in Spain.

15-21
1. Stefan Forster
2. Mo Deuring
3. Dario Fink
4. Samuel Kloser
5. Jens Grünensug

28_WITP

15-21 winners and qualifiers for the WITP Champs in Spain.

Open
1. Alex Schulz
2. Ante Aiello
3. Stephan Tapfer
4. David Heuberger
5. Hänni Domenic

29_WITP

Open winners! This was just a rad heat. Well done guys!

Best Girl
Bettina Müller

30_WITP

The one and only girl ripped the park apart. Nice one Bettina Müller!

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