|By Marketwired .||
|April 30, 2014 12:03 PM EDT||
SAN CLEMENTE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 04/30/14 -- Arto Saari, Julian Davidson, Christian Hosoi, Greg Lutzka, Joey Brezinski, Manny Santiago and many others have lined up to compete against one another at the 5th annual Skate for a Cause, presented by etnies. Hosted by the Sheckler Foundation on Saturday, May 3, 2014 from 10 a.m. - 5 p.m., the event will provide plenty of contests, games and prizes.
As of today, the confirmed pro and AM skateboarders for the 5th annual Skate for a Cause include:
- Aidan Campbell
- Alex Midler
- Arto Saari
- Bill Weiss
- Billy Marks
- Brian Hansen
- Charlie Blair
- Chris Cole
- Chris Gentry
- Chris Joslin
- Christian Hosoi
- Colin McKay
- Daniel Vargas
- Danny Way
- Dave Bachinsky
- Dave Hackett
- David Gonzalez
- David Reyes
- Eddie Hadvina
- Eddie Reategui
- Fabrizio Santos
- Greg Lutzka
- Jamie Thomas
- Jay Adams
- Jeff Wright
- Jeremiah Risk
- Jim Gray
- Joey Brezinski
- Julian Davidson
- Julian Padilla
- Kurtis Colamonico
- Leticia Bufoni
- Manny Santiago
- Mike Rogers
- Neal Mims
- Pat Channita
- Pat Duffy
- Pedro Barros
- Ronnie Creager
- Ryan DeCenzo
- Ryan Sheckler
- Sasha Steinhorst
- Scott DeCenzo
- Sean Malto
- Sergie Ventura
- Sierra Fellers
- TJ Rogers
- Tom Schaar
- Tony Tave
- Torey Pudwill
- Trevor McClung
- Tyler Hendley
For those that want to hang with the pros inside the skatepark and help the "Be the Change" project, VIP tickets are available for a $50 donation here: http://www.shecklerfoundation.org.
Check out your favorite pro(s) compete in these contests:
12:00 - 1:15 p.m.: GoPro Legends Bowl
1:30 - 2:30 p.m.: Volcom SkaterCross
2:45 - 3:10 p.m.: Red Bull Tech Center Best Trick Contest
3:15 - 3:40 p.m.: CCS Tranny Best Trick
3:45 - 4:30 p.m.: Tilly's Stairs, Hubbas, Rails Best Trick Contest
While the contests are going on, event goers can also enjoy the festivities, food and fun from the sponsors below:
- Brown United
- Chronic Taco
- Diamond Supply Co.
- Direct Edge Media
- Fred Water
- Grizzly Griptape
- Plan B
- Red Bull
- Tech Deck
- Woodward West
The Sheckler Foundation will be working closely with the Family Assistance Ministry (FAM) to "Be the Change" and give back to people who have been affected by the difficult economic times within the San Clemente community. For every attendee that donates two canned food items, the Sheckler Foundation will give a free spin at the prize wheel for chances to win Nixon watches, Plan B decks, Stance socks, Diamond/Grizzly t-shirts, etnies shoes, autographed goods from Ryan and so much more!
Stay tuned for additional details on the 5th annual Skate for a Cause, and the lineup of pros and sponsors that'll be there to support the cause here:
The Sheckler Foundation would also like to thank the Wasserman Foundation for their ongoing support.
About The Sheckler Foundation:
Founded in 2008, The Sheckler Foundation was created as an avenue for Ryan Sheckler, his family, friends and business associates to give back to the community and industry that they are so grateful for. Fueled by the desire to contribute to the many causes that directly benefit and enrich the lives of children and injured action sports athletes, The Sheckler Foundation will produce fundraising events, passion projects and web-based initiatives to raise capital and awareness. Our ultimate goal is to empower our community to "Be the Change!"
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