Virginia Beach Parks & Recreation and Wave Riding Vehicles present the 2013 SK8R Bash at the City’s newest skate facility: Williams Farm Skate Park (5269 Learning Circle). Held on Saturday, October 19, 2013 from 10 am – 5 pm, this annual event includes an amateur skateboard competition with prizes for the top three category winners, plus activities that are all things skate-related!
Williams Farm Skate Park is a 25,000 square foot, concrete skate park that features a tiered bowl, flow park and urban skate plaza. Competition includes beginner, intermediate and advanced heats in flow, street and bowl. Beginner competition is restricted to youth age 14 & under; intermediate and advanced levels are open to all ages. Competition applications are available at www.VBgov.com/sk8rbash. Deadline to submit applications are October 4, 2013.
New this year! Get the best of both skate and surf worlds with Recreation & Leisure Students from Virginia Wesleyan College who will be on hand to conduct tarp surfing sessions – try new skate tricks with this latest way of catching waves without the ocean! Participants must be age 8 and up.
2013 SK8R Bash is free and open to the public, beginning at 10 am and ending at 5 pm on Saturday, October 19. Live music, interactive happenings including a climbing wall and an open street course for non-competitors will be additional event attractions. This event is brought to you by Virginia Beach Parks & Recreation and Wave Riding Vehicles (WRV), plus event sponsors Checkered Flag Toyota Scion and CHKD Sports Medicine.
For more information, please call (757) 385-2990, e-mail fun@VBgov.com, or visit www.VBgov.com/sk8rbash.
Virginia Beach Parks and Recreation provides for the recreational needs of the community through parkland, facilities and programs to enhance the quality of life in Virginia Beach. We are accredited by CAPRA, the certifying agency of the National Recreation and Park Association. For more information, call (757) 385-1100 (TTY: Dial 711 Virginia Relay), visit VBgov.com/parks or sign up our email newsletters at VBgov.com/eNews. Find us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/VBParksRec