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Sheckler Foundation

April 25, 2016 15:21 ET

The Sheckler Foundation Announces Its 7th Annual Skate for a Cause

SAN CLEMENTE, CA--(Marketwired - April 25, 2016) - The Sheckler Foundation, its sponsors and pro skateboarders will come together for the 7th annual Skate for a Cause on Saturday, May 7, 2016. Held from 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. at the etnies Skatepark of Lake Forest, this skate jam and carnival event will help raise funds for the Sheckler Foundation's "Be the Change" initiative to support injured action sports athletes and children in need.

Families, friends and individuals are all welcome to attend this public event, admission is free. Attendees can watch their favorite skateboarders compete in contests, enjoy food and play games with a chance to take home prizes.

2016 7th Annual Skate for a Cause Schedule:
10:00 a.m. -- Gates Open for the Carnival Village
10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. -- Legends Bowl Practice
11:30 a.m. - 11:50 a.m. -- Adaptive Action Sports & WCMX Demo
12:00 p.m. - 1:15 p.m. -- BE THE CHANGE Legends Bowl Contest
1:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. -- Lume Cube SkaterCross Contest
2:45 p.m. - 3:10 p.m. -- Red Bull Tech Center Best Trick Contest
3:15 p.m. - 3:40 p.m. -- Oakley Tranny Best Trick Contest
3:45 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. -- Tilly's Stairs, Hubbas, Rails Best Trick Contest
4:30 p.m. -- Awards
4:45 p.m. -- SF Raffle Winners Announced at SF booth
5:00 p.m. -- Carnival Ends

This year's list of invited skaters includes:

  • Aiden Campbell 
  • Alex Midler
  • Alec Majerus
  • Axel Cruysberghs
  • Billy Marks
  • Brandon Biebel
  • Cairo Foster
  • Chad Bartie
  • Charlie Blair
  • Chris Cole
  • Chris Joslin
  • Christian Hosoi
  • Cody McEntire
  • Corbin Harris
  • Daniel Vargas
  • Danny Way
  • Dave Bachinsky
  • Dave Hackett
  • David Gonzalez
  • David Reyes
  • Dennis Busenitz
  • Dustin Dollin
  • Eddie Elguera
  • Eddie Hadvina
  • Eddie Reategui
  • Fabrizio Santos
  • Greg Lutzka
  • Jake Brown
  • Omar Hassan
  • Pat Channita
  • Paul Rodriguez
  • Pedro Barros
  • PJ Ladd
  • Rob Dyrdek
  • Ronnie Creager
  • Ryan Decenzo
  • Ryan Sheckler
  • Scott Decenzo
  • Sean Malto
  • Sean Sheffey
  • Shane O'Neill
  • Shane Sheckler
  • Steve Caballero
  • Steve Olson
  • Taylor McClung
  • Trent McClung
  • Trevor McClung
  • Tommy Fynn
  • Tony Tave
  • Torey Pudwill
  • Tyler Hendley
  • Willow

A limited amount of VIP tickets are available for a $50 donation on the foundation's site at VIP tickets holders will have access inside the skatepark to hang out with pro skateboarders and watch them compete against each other. Be sure to donate and reserve a spot; tickets are selling quickly and space is limited.

For additional info on the Sheckler Foundation, follow, @SheckFoundation on Twitter and @ShecklerFoundation on Instagram. 

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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