LW Mag and Dragon Energy Drink are proud to announce the upcoming Street Lines Skate Tournament in association with Dickies, Garmin and GoPro. Taking place on Saturday, 9 October 2021 where the country’s best Men and Women skaters will battle it out for their share of the prize purse and to see who will be crowned event champions.
Thrashers Skatepark in Pretoria will be the stomping ground for this inaugural Street Skateboarding tournament. The event is set to showcase invited athletes from around South Africa competing in the Men’s and Women’s Divisions, and is also open to up-and-coming skaters to put their skills to the test.
Competitors will be pitted against each other in qualifying rounds where judges will be looking for use-of-park, variation, style and tricks to make their selection of skaters advancing into the Finals. Competitors will be competing for their share of the over R30 000.00 prize purse as well as exclusive prizes from the official event partners. The tournament will conclude with the Best Trick competition open to all competing skaters.
Street Lines organiser, Ryan van der Spuy says, “Coming off the debut of Street Skateboarding in the Olympics, we are proud to bring a professionally run contest to the local Skate/ Action Sports scene. The inclusion of both Men’s and Women’s divisions is an important and exciting aspect for us in creating a platform that nurtures local talent.”
Street Lines Skate Tournament event details:
Date: 9 October 2021
Time: 9am onwards
Venue: Thrashers Skatepark – 241 Serene Street, Garsfontein, Pretoria.
Up-and-coming skaters that would like to enter Street Lines, please email your details and credentials to firstname.lastname@example.org.
*All Covid-19 regulations apply.