GRIND TIME X SKATE KIDS CONTEST
GRIND TIME X SKATE KIDS SKATEBOARD CONTEST
In an effort to allow the passionate skater of all ages and any skill level the opportunity to showcase their talent and dedication, Grind Time and Skate Kids combined forces to produce the the largest skate competition at El Dorado Skate Park, affectionately known as ‘The Doe’ in Long Beach, CA December 19th 2015.
There was no entry fee for participants in the five devisions for unsponsored skateboarders(8&under, 9-10, 11-12, 13-15, 16-19) and one devision for AM/Sponsored Skateboarders (All Ages of Advanced Skill level). Over $5000 in prizes were Awarded to these deserving Athletes throughout the competition.
A panned of four judges, many of whose career started out at El Dorado skatepark were honored to share their time and expertise with over 120 competitors. The impressive judge panel included Chris Joslin, Scott Kane,Ben Fisher, and Mikey Haywood.
Grint Time and Skate Kids first Competition was well received by the competitors, their families and the local skate community! Grind Time and Skate Kids are excited to provide and experience to local skateboarders that will mature, inspire, and provide platform and additional opportunities to make their skate dreams come true. future events coming soon to southern California. Amber Sandoval
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Photo credit to Robb wilson 7 Ben Karpinski
the park was packed with awesome skate kids
Skate Kid Dynomite doing a boneless over the corner.
Watching their competition Skate Kids go Big
(8- Under) 1st Place – Aubrey Sayre
Top 3 in every division went home with a Trophy, Plaque and a Medal
Top 10 in every division went home with Medals
1st – Noah Lusk
2nd – Dynamite Wilson
3rd – Jack Susak
Long Beach skate Legend Rob Gonzalez showed up to peep the Comp out.
Isaiah Jackson takes 3Rd place in the
The higher skill levels were ripping so hard that day
MC Ajax and Chris joslin for the photo
Chris Joslin doing some Autographs for the kids while he judged the comp
Chris with a big ollie over the corner Arron Kim with style and grace through the air
DJ and local Profession skateboarder Kevin Romar keep ing the kids hyped with some good music Nose pic in to the big Quarter at the Doe was insane
Khris Mcnealty with a proper frontside flip to flat
(AM/ sponsored division) 2nd Place– Robert Neal
(16_19 division) 1st Place– Jason Tobin happy to take the win
Kurtis Colamonico Happy to hand over the $300 to Kaya Winik for taking 1st –place in the AM/Sponsored division