Last weekend, Paris played host to Vans’ Downtown Showdown – an event based on the original Vans skate contest between teams from around the world. This year, 12 teams from Europe, the US and Brazil competed on a series of custom designed structures for a grand prize of 50,000 Euros, with ELEMENT Europe taking out the top spot in a hotly contested field. Check out all the action in the video above.

1 ELEMENT (Ross McGouran, Phil Zwijsen, Nassim Guammaz, Karsten Kleppan)
2 SWEET ( Gustav Tönneson, Josef Scott Jatta, Jonas Skröder, Nisse Ingemarsson)
3 FLIP ( Geoff Rowley, Ben Nordberg, Luan Oliveira, Louie Lopez)
4 DROPDEAD (Pedro Barros, Rodolfo Ramos, Evandro Martins, Guilherme Guimarães)+ guest Chris Pfanner

Palace Obstacle
1 Luan Oliveira
2 Louie Lopez
3 Yuri Facchini

Element Obstacle
1 Pedro Barros
2 Sylvain Tognelli
3 Louie Lopez

Cliché Obstacle
1 Josef Scott Jatta
2 Luan Oliveira
3 Louie Lopez

Flip Obstacle
1 Nassim Guammaz
2 Karsten Kleppan
3 Chris Pfanner

Monster Quasimodo Prize: Evandro Martins
Best AM: Nassim Guammaz
Best Pro: Luan Oliveira