With the pressure off for qualifying today since he finished top 10 in Sydney, Jason Watts had some fun and dressed up as a referee and he let the riders have it!
Penalty to Kris Fox for speeding
Jason Watts had the cones out and Kris Fox blew right through them.
Of course Tom Dugan was going to get harassed by Jason...
Penalty to Chase Hawk - Too stylish...
Darryl Nau, colorful as ever.
Tom Dugan - Trey Jones
Trey Jones has some unique stuff going on and this pedal grind the full length of the spine was awesome!
Tom Van Den Bogaard. 4 names, 2 whips...
Tom Van Den Bogaard
Tom Dugan with likely the highest air of the day.
Tom Dugan opened up this 270 drop line in his 2nd run.
There were a couple sets of brothers out there today. Kevin and Victor Peraza and Ronnie and Anthony Napolitan
Someone got new Vans shoes!!!
Rim Nakamura is riding for Vans Japan now... Such an exciting future ahead for the 16-year-old
Colorado is now home for this Frenchman.
Matthias Dandois is finished with his demo's but insisted in hanging around to support the homies.. MD and SVD
We'll never forget the day in 2016 when Matt Cordova won the US Open. Will history repeat?
Easily one of the best tabes in the game...
No one's quicker than the fox... Kris Fox
Kevin Peraza looked fantastic in practice and it continued right into the Semi-Final's with a 1st place finish today. Kevin is yet to win a Vans BMX Pro Cup. Will this be the weekend?
Cult Crew's John Wadlund
He came all the way from the PA woods, and it was so good to see Ever Peacock out here in California.
Dougie called out a really big fuf after his success in Chile but this one didn't work out...
Brazil's Cauan Madona hit this impressive Bar-to-T-Bog in his second run.
Always a pleasure to have Steve Van Doren on deck supporting.
Today we took 30 riders and cut the group to 10 for Sunday's final!