Yearly Archives: 2016

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2016 Vert Series Roundup

[layerslider id="9"] Damn, that was a good year. Seven comps, three groups in each, and without exception they were all fully rad. We needn't have worried that Masters would be under-subscribed, it was better attended than the A Group! This means we'll definitely be continuing the Masters group [...]

2016 Vert Series Roundup2017-02-02T15:26:34+00:00

2016 Final Round – Blockless Combat

It's finally here! The last round of this epic 2016 series will bring the year to a close with all 3 groups shaping up for a big finalé. Every year, this comp manages to create an amazing atmosphere to bring out the best skating and crowd support, and 2016 will be no different. Check out [...]

2016 Final Round – Blockless Combat2017-02-02T15:26:34+00:00

Round 6 (of 7) – Seaside Session 2016

The next round is Blackpool - hosted by Big Woody's at Ramp City. It takes place on Sunday 25th September and is the penultimate round of this season. Click here for more information.

Round 6 (of 7) – Seaside Session 20162017-02-02T15:26:34+00:00

Rider Profiles page launched

We've created a new section of the site so riders in the UK Independent Vert Series have a place to keep their skateboarding credentials up to date. The user profiles area is linked to the scoring system so it shows various stats about each rider's attendance and standings. Any registered rider can log in using [...]

Rider Profiles page launched2017-02-02T15:26:35+00:00

SEVEN Vert Contests in 2016!

After a slow start to the year, worrying about parks closing and getting enough comps together for a good season, things have really started to come together. We've secured the usual comps in Cornwall, Birmingham, Blackpool and Corby but had lost hope for Manchester's Beast Rampz until recently when it was re-opened, so that makes [...]

SEVEN Vert Contests in 2016!2017-02-02T15:26:35+00:00

Shut Up And Skate! Southsea re-born!

As you already know, Southsea Skatepark is the new home of the King Ramps mobile vert ramp and we'll be competing there on July 31st. What you may not know is that local legend Barry Abrook - 80s/90s vert shredder and former Zorlac team member with his brother Mark - has given us kind permission [...]

Shut Up And Skate! Southsea re-born!2017-02-02T15:26:35+00:00

Southsea gets the “NASS Ramp” and vert series comp

While we haven't sorted the fine print yet, we will be running a comp on the 31st July at Southsea Skatepark. This will be Round 2, only one week before St Neots - I know it close but these things happen. Southsea has a lot of stuff going on at their park over the summer [...]

Southsea gets the “NASS Ramp” and vert series comp2016-07-02T14:52:19+00:00