Skate For A Cause This Saturday

05.01.13 – Templeton Elliott

Ryan Sheckler’s Skate For A Cause is going down this Saturday, May 4 at the etnies Skatepark of Lake Forest and will benefit the Sheckler Foundation’s “Be the Change” program that is building a skatepark on the Port Gamble S’klallam Reservation. Click through to see who will be there.


May 1, 2013 (San Clemente, CA) – The SKATE FOR A CAUSE event, presented by etnies, is your chance to join pro skateboarders at the etnies Skatepark of Lake Forest on Saturday, May 4, 2013. Admission to this event is free, so everyone can have a chance to watch their favorite skateboarders compete. Click here to watch a video of Ryan Sheckler inviting everyone out to SKATE FOR A CAUSE.

The list of pro and AM skateboarders competing is stacked, and you can check it out here:

Aaron Astorga
Alex Midler
Bill Weiss
Billy Marks
Chad Bartie
Christian Hosoi
Cody McEntire
Corbin Harris
Dave Duncan
Dave Hackett
Eddie Reategui
Fabrizio Santos
Felipe Ortiz
Greg Lutzka
Jason Ellis
Jay Adams
Jeff Wright
Jim Gray
Joey Brezinski
Jordan Hoffart
Jose Rojo
Kurtis Colamonico
Leticia Bufoni
Luis Cruz
Mike Rogers
Morgan Smith
Neal Mims
Nick Dompierre
Pat Channita
Pat Ngoho
PLG (Pierre Luc)
Ronnie Creager
Ryan Decenzo
Ryan Hewitson
Ryan Sheckler
Sasha Steinhorst
Sean Sheffey
Sergie Ventura
Sewa Kroetkov
Steve Olson
TJ Rogers
Tony Tave
Torey Pudwill
Yuri Fachinni
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:

While the contests are going on, event goers can also enjoy the festivities, food and fun from the sponsors below:

Fred Water
Red Bull
Chronic Tacos
Independent Trucks
K1 Speed
Plan B
Diamond Supply Company
Absolutely Alice
Grizzly Griptape
SKATE FOR A CAUSE Schedule of Events:

10 a.m. – Carnival Village Opens

12 p.m. -1:15 p.m. – GoPro Legends Bowl Contest

1:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. – Fred Water SkaterCross

2:45 p.m. – 3:10 p.m. – Red Bull Tech Center Best Trick Contest

3:15 p.m. – 3:40 p.m. – CCS Tranny Best Trick

3:45 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. – Tilly’s Stairs, Hubbas and Rails Best Trick Contest

4:30 p.m. – Awards

This contest will help benefit the Sheckler Foundation’s “Be the Change” project that is building a skatepark on the Port Gamble S’klallam Reservation. SKATE FOR A CAUSE gives skateboarders, sponsors and the community a chance to have fun while giving back to those in need.