Vans premiered its first-ever surf film, Get-N-Classic, Volume 1 Tuesday, August 2nd at the Lido Theatre in Newport Beach along with 300 or so good friends and family including Nathan Fletcher, Pat, Tanner and Dane Gudauskas, John, Ivan and Nathan Florence, Dane Reynolds, Dylan Graves, Alex Knost, Andrew Doheny and Leila Hurst. After the premiere the crowd headed over to the Boathouse in Costa Mesa and kept the good times rolling with special performances from Knost’s Tomorrow’s Tulips and The Entrance Band.
Several years in the making, Vans' Get-N-Classic, Volume 1 intersects the lives of the most interesting and talented individuals in surfing: Joel Tudor, Nathan Fletcher, Pat, Tanner and Dane Gudauskas, John, Ivan and Nathan Florence, Dylan Graves, Alex Knost Andrew Doheny, Kalani Chapman and Jason "Ratboy" Collins. Filmed and edited by Graham Nash and Reagan Ritchie, Get-N-Classic, Volume 1 captures this unique juncture in surf history and chronicles the travels of the Vans Surf Team as they have crossed the globe in search of surf and adventure.
Vans' Get-N-Classic, Volume 1 will be available in its entirety as a FREE download on Monday, August 8 at vanssurf.com/getnclassic. Additionally, Get-N-Classic, From the Cutting Room Floor featuring behind the scenes and a more surf footage will be available weekly at vanssurf.com/getnclassic and offthewall.tv.
In addition to supporting the talented group of surfers on the Vans team, Vans promotes surfing and surfers through a full line of footwear and apparel, events such as the Vans Triple Crown of Surfing™, the ASP 4-Stars Vans Pier Classic at Huntington Beach and Vans Pro at the East Coast Surfing Championships and the progressive longboard Joel Tudor Duct Tape Invitational contests.