As the annual Vans Downtown Showdown contest hit the streets of Fake New York, California once again, Emerica riders Leo Romero and Brandon Westgate showed up to represent Toy Machine and Zoo York in the battle for metropolitan supremacy.
Leo and Brandon entered the ring for their respective teams. Leo rocked the Laced.
The obstacles were a little better this year, with Girl, Flip, Creature and Black Label contributing their designs to the contest.
Leo and Brandon both shredded the Flip obstacles in style. As every other rider took their turns popping their best tricks over the giant pyramid, Leo was the only person to ignore the pyramid altogether to kill the other parts of the course. Yeah, Leo!
Leo only ollied the pyramid to gain speed for...
Emerican Royalty Austin Stephens also came out to support the Toy Machine crew.
Toy Machine boss man Ed Templeton looked worried for a bit during the Black Label carcass toss, but ended up resting assured as his team took third place.