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Maloof Skateboarding

August 31, 2011 12:08 ET

World's Greatest Skateboarding Event Descends on Nation's Capital This Labor Day Weekend: Maloof Money Cup D.C. Competition Schedule Released

Lutzka, Reynolds, Busenitz Among Top Pros Battling for Title and $160,000 World-Class Street Course Inspired by Freedom Plaza to Remain as Permanent New Skate Park for Community After Contest

IRVINE, CA--(Marketwire - Aug 31, 2011) - The countdown is on to the first-ever Maloof Money Cup D.C. ( presented by Vans. This Labor Day weekend, Sept. 3-4, the world's best professional skateboarders will descend on the RFK Stadium Festival Grounds, and compete on a brand new custom-designed skate park, for a shot at the top prize of $160,000 cash and the first-ever Maloof Money Cup D.C. title. Thanks to support from Events DC and Vans, the skate park will be left behind for the community to use year-round, after the contest.

The Maloof Money Cup D.C. will also feature a 50,000 square-foot Festival Village offering DJs, autograph signings with pro skaters, merchandise, food vendors and skateboarding activities for all ages. Access to the Festival Village is free and open to the public.

Tickets for the MMC D.C. contest are almost sold out, with only a few more general admission tickets available. Go to to purchase tickets. Standing room only tickets offering prime viewing of the contest are available through local skateboard shops and through promotional giveaways. Check for giveaway schedule. While tickets are necessary to get into the skate competition, the Festival Village is free and no ticket is required for entry.

2011 Maloof Money Cup D.C. Competition Schedule
(Rain or Shine)

Saturday: Pro Qualifiers and Pro Semi-Finals
10 am Gates Open
10:15 am - 11 am: vitaminwater Regional Am Qualifiers
10:30 am - 12 pm: High Ollie Qualifiers in the festival village
11 am Opening Ceremony
11:10 am - 12 pm: Pro/Am Practice
12 pm - 3 pm: Pro Qualifiers
3 pm - 3:15 pm: High Ollie Challenge
3 pm - 4 pm: Pro/Am Practice
4 pm - 6:30 pm: Pro Semi-Finals
Sunday: vitaminwater AM Invitational, Masters Demo, Pro Street Finals
10 am Gates Open
10:15 am - 11 am: Masters of Street Demo
11 am - 3 pm: vitaminwater AM Invitational
3 pm - 3:15 pm: Doug E. Fresh performance (on street course)
3:15 pm - 4 pm: Pro Practice
4 pm - 6 pm: Pro Finals (immediately followed by awards ceremony)

Catch all the action via Live Webcast on the Maloof Money Cup YouTube Channel Saturday 12pm - 6:30pm and Sunday 11am - 6:00pm.

About The Maloof Money Cup
Maloof Skateboarding ( produces the Maloof Money Cup. Presented by Vans, the Maloof Money Cup is the world's greatest skateboarding event and the premier showcase for amateur and professional skateboarding. In addition to the U.S. contests, the Maloof Money Cup expands internationally this year with the first ever Maloof Money Cup World Skateboarding Championships in Kimberley, South Africa, September 30 - Oct 2. Join our online community to share the competition experience with a global audience and be the first to know about exciting upcoming MMC announcements. Go to and follow us on Facebook and Twitter: @MaloofMoneyCup.

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