Mangawahi was a wild one this year. The grommets were hungrier than ever. The women were stepping up. The masters kept the fire lit. And the men’s division featured a wild assortment of styles and trick selections. The photos tell the story.


Under 16

1. Felix Griffin
2. Cody Inteman
3. Monty Graham
4. Leonard Torrens
5. Ari Saffer
6. Ary Teruel-Crowe


1. Ramon Thackwell
2. Stephen Nikolls
3. Leigh McKenzie
4. Von Griffin
5. Nate Adams
6. Hamish Stewart

Open Women

1. Billie Morrison
2. Yeva Butler
3. Ignacio Munoz
4. Krysta Ashwell
5. Grace Hepburn
6. Jess Lorde

Open Men

1. Shaun Boucher
2. Louis Newman
3. Niwa Shewry
4. Zedyn Fellows
5. Josh Wilson
6. Barry Taniwha

Photo Gallery


The 2023 Mangawhai Bowl Bash, Presented by Vans New Zealand. And Co-sponsored by Pacific Coast Drinks and Backdoor.

Supported by Dickies, No Limits, Skull Candy, Independent Trucks, Manual Magazine, Mean Burgers, Wood Street Pizzeria, 44 Ramps, Otis Eyewear, Icon Print, Aroha Skate, Santa Cruz and Spitfire Wheels.

The Mangawhai Activity Zone (MAZ) – Show your support:

Photos by David Read.


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