Vans presents The Pit Party 2014. Following on from last years epic bowl contest, this year’s Vans invitational skate contest will be held in the bowl again.
This event is open to public spectators.
RIDERS TO BE ANNOUNCED!
All riders need to be at The Pit at 5pm to draw your heat numbers for round 1. You will have 2 hours to warm up. At 7.30pm we will start the contest. The heats will be 5 min jam sessions, with 3 guys in each heat. After round one, we will take the 9 top scoring guys into into the semi finals, where the same 5 min rules apply per 3 man heats. The finals will be the top 3 scoring guys from the semi finals, this final will be a 7min heat.
Riders will be judged for: Style, Consistency, Use of Bowl and Difficulty
Prize Money up for grabs:
Red Bull Highest Wallride.
There will be loads of Vans promo stuff!
Red Bull will be providing energy for all the skaters and spectators throughout the evening.
Poster artwork by Ian Jepson.
NO UNDER 18’s.
The organisations involved are not liable for any damage to person or property on this evening.
2 August 2014
The Pit, 133 Bree Street, Cape Town
Facebook Event Link
There is a group photography exhibition at a free performance by local band, Heroine, taking place at The Pit in Cape Town next week Thursday! Click on either of the photos to go to the Facebook event.
“Tow Aways” Zine Launch & Group Photography Exhibition
Lani Spice will be launching her photo zine “Tow Aways” showcasing analog work from some great local photographers. The “Tow Aways” exhibition consists of hundreds of photos from the many photographers who have been connected with The Pit and Clarke’s throughout the years. The exhibition will tell the story of the space, the people and what goes on in their lives beyond Bree Street.
Featuring: Black Koki, Ello Weezi, Suzy Snakes, Dewald Bruwer, Thys Lötter, Andrew Turpin, Jess James Harris, Danielle Clough, Laura Windvogel, Leon Bester, John Alex Second, Donovyn Le Roux, Justin Poulter, Thomas Pepler, Adriaan Louw, Juliette Raymer, Pauline Anne, Kent Lingenveld, Natalie Pereira, Anke Loots Alexia Webster and more…
RVCA x The Pit First Thursdays
133 Bree Street
RVCA x THE PIT FIRST THURSDAYS || ELLO & CHANGELING from The Pit on Vimeo.
RVCA x The Pit First Thursdays
Featuring an exhibition of new works titled “Day To Night” by ELLO and a free performance by Changeling.
The Pit – 133 Bree Street, Cape Town
With support from the RVCA Artist Network Program and Red Bull Studios, Cape Town.
Video: Leon Bester
Song: “Stardust Overdrive” by Changeling
DAY TO NIGHT
New work by Ello Weezi
RVCA First Thursdays
The Pit – 133 Bree Street
Thursday 3 April
“DAY TO NIGHT” || NEW WORK BY ELLO from The Pit on Vimeo.
ELLO is the pseudonym of an artist from South Africa. Known for her collaborative work with Black Koki as Love and Hate Studio. Inspired by life, comics and animations amongst other things, her work is mostly character based with themes of memories, people, everyday experiences, current times and personal relevance.
Local artist Emma Maria is having a solo exhibition, A Collection of Painted Memories, at The Pit, 133 Bree Street, Cape Town, this Thursday at 5pm.
RSVP to the Facebook event here.
The Pit Pong 2 from Your Mom on Vimeo.
The Pit Beer Pong Championships happen every Wednesday night from 6pm at The Pit, 133 Bree Street, Cape Town.
R1000 prize money up for grabs.
HERE is a link for tonight’s one!