VANS TO DEBUT DUCT TAPE SURF FESTIVAL IN FUJISAWA, JAPAN

VANS TO DEBUT DUCT TAPE SURF FESTIVAL IN FUJISAWA, JAPAN

The celebrated longboarding surf festival will honor creativity and innovation with four days of world-class surfing, skate jams, board demos, and film premieres

 width=Vans Joel Tudor Duct Tape longboarding series will traverse upon the sandy shores of Kugenuma Beach in Fujisawa on November 1-4. Celebrating surf craftsmanship, creativity and innovation, the Vans Duct Tape Festival will feature a world-class longboard competition for men and women, a Vans skate jam, film premieres and board demos. Hosted in one of the most prolific surf locales of Tokyo, Kugenama Beach, the Vans Duct Tape festival will be spearheaded by professional surfer and contest director Joel Tudor and will showcase 32 of the best longboarding talents from around the world. 

 width=@vanssurf for updates on the 2019 Vans Duct Tape Festival in Fujisawa, Japan.

 

Vans Duct Tape Festival Schedule:
November 1: 
Vans Duct Tape Invitational Competition at Kugenuma Beach
2pm-5pm: Duct Tape Skate Jam @ Kugenuma Skatepark

 

November 1-4, All-day
Duct Tape Festival + Board Demos

 

November 2: 10am-5pm
Vans Duct Tape Invitational Competition at Kugenuma Beach
Art, Music, Street Market & Workshops

 

November 3: 10am-5pm
Vans Duct Tape Invitational Competition at Kugenuma Beach
Art, Music, Street Market & Workshops

 

November 4: 10am-5pm 
Vans Duct Tape Invitational Competition at Kugenuma Beach
Art, Music, Street Market & Workshops

 

 

Vans Duct Tape Invitational Invitees

 

MEN

Alex Knost
Andy Nieblas
David Arganda
Harrison Roach
Justin Quintal
Kai Takayama
Kaniela Stewart
Kenji Miyauchi
Kevin Skvarna
Muhammad Didaqt Bin Musaddiq
Ryan Burch
Steven Sawyer
Tom Payne
Yuta Sezutsu
Yuzuru Shinjo
Zack Flores

 

WOMEN

Brooke Carlson
Haley Otto
Hallie Rohr
Hiroka Yoshikawa
Honolua Blomfield
Ivy Thomas
Justine Mauvin
Karina Rozunko
Kelis Kaleopa’a
Kirra Innes
Kirra Seale
Makala Smith
Monica Guo
Sarah Foley
Sierra Lerback
Victoria Vergara