Skate For A Cause This Saturday

04.30.14 – Templeton Elliott

The Sheckler Foundation’s 5th annual Skate for a Cause is happening at the etnies Skatepark of Lake Forest this Saturday, May 3, 2014. With top pros competing in bowl, SkaterCross, and various best trick contests this is sure to be an event to remember and one for a good cause. Click through for more details.

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:

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
• etnies
• Ford
• Fred Water
• GoPro
• Grizzly Griptape
• Nixon
• Oakley
• Plan B
• Red Bull
• Tech Deck
• Tilly’s
• Transworld
• Volcom
• 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:
Twitter: @SheckFoundation
Instagram: @ShecklerFoundation

The Sheckler Foundation would also like to thank the Wasserman Foundation for their ongoing support.