25 August 2011
On Saturday, 20th August 2011, Old Spitalfields Market in East London hosted the biggest skateboard event the UK has ever seen - the VANS Downtown Showdown 2011. The competition concept was created for skaters by skaters and after successful events in Turin, Italy and Hamburg, Germany, Britain’s capital served as the next exciting new venue.
Over 10’000 people visited throughout the day, witnessing ten of Europe’s best skateboard teams battle it out against each other. The incredible obstac...