Following the success of the first two editions, the most anticipated European Miniramp Contest: the Vans Off The Wall Spring Classic is back again for a third time. Taking place right on the beach in Varazze (Italy); the event will run for three days from 6 –8 May 2011.

The International skate contest will see the world’s best skaters compete in a Miniramp competition and a Stair Set Best Trick Battle as well as wild parties during the three days.

When thinking of Varazze and the Vans Off The Wall Spring Classic you cannot but think California lifestyle as the whole event is taking place right on the beach.
The miniramp has been completely custom built by the infamous locals Ignoramps.
With the Sea as a background to the contest and party antics on the Friday and Saturday nights, featuring performances from international live bands and DJ you can be sure that this is party you don’t want to miss out on.

The Vans Off The Wall Spring Classic, fuelled by Monster Energy and the City of Varazze, is set on one of the most famous surf spots in Italy and will see the participation
of the best European skaters fighting for the total prize money of €10.000!

FIAT Qubo, the FIAT Freestyle Team freespace car, will be the official event car.

For those who would like to join in on this amazing event, there will be the opportunity to stay in Varazze at discounted rates. For more info on the event, accommodation and line-up go to

The site will be continuously updated with the latest news on the bands and DJs and Skaters who will be at the event.

We thank the sponsors and the organizations that have contributed to the event: City of Varazze, FIAT Freestyle Team, Monster Energy, Epiphone & Spy Optic.

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