Event Set for May 29 at the etnies Skatepark of Lake Forest
Today etnies announced that the Sheckler Foundation’s first Skate for a Cause event, benefiting the Make-a-Wish Foundation, will be held on May 29 at the etnies Skatepark of Lake Forest. Running from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Skate for a Cause will include a demo, three best trick contests and a skateboard carnival village with games and activities.
The total prize purse for the best trick contests is $10,000, with $3,000 for the best trick on tranny, $3,000 on the park’s centerpieces and $4,000 on the stairs, rails and hubbas. Confirmed list of skaters for the best trick contests:
Mike Mo Capaldi
While the best trick contests are happening, the following brands and foundations will have activities to check out in the skateboard carnival village:
Archie’s Ice Cream
Independent Truck Company
Plan B Skateboards
Kids for Wish Kids
The Wasserman Foundation has also partnered with Skate for a Cause by providing resources to benefit Make-a-Wish.