The debut edition of Flip, the new national trade show for urban, street, board and action sport fashion, came to an end after three days on August, 14. As announced the show that took place at the NEC Birmingham has a good run as it hosted several brands including Animal, Quiksilver, Roxy, Billabong, Santa Cruz and Boxfresh, HoodLamb, Famous Stars & Straps, Drunknmunky, RandomStyle, Holler, Amazonas, Chirpse and Angle & Curve and attracted most important buyers from the UK, Ireland and abroad.

Additional to the new collection there was in-show action provided by stunts from the Animal Bike Tour, with four shows a day from world famous riders Blake Samson and Martyn Ashton taking place in the centre of the FLIP hall.

The next edition of FLIP takes place at the NEC Birmingham from 17-19 February 2013.