Mr Price Pro Extreme Park attracting BMX and skateboarding pros

Mr Price Pro Ballito festivalgoers will be treated to two days of hair-raising competition (July 5 &6) at the Mr Price Pro Extreme Park BMX and skateboarding competitions. KZN’s best skateboarders and BMX pro’s will be showcasing their phenomenal talent and skills at the Mr Price Pro Extreme Sports Park and all budding athletes are welcomed to join in the fun with the added chance of winning their way into the competition finals.

The BMX and skateboard competitions will take place on July 5 and 6 with both events consisting of an exciting warm-up after which the participating athletes will then take to the ‘stage’ for a just one minute to impress the judges with their freestyle skills.

Top skateboarders competing at the Extreme Sports Park include Martin Stoffberg (of the Monster crew), Kalvin Tink McMillan, Brandon Ramos,Brandon Valjalo and Jean Gerber.

Amateur skateboarders and BMX riders are also welcome to come and showcase their skills throughout the Mr Price Pro festival week (June 30-July 6). Skateboarding heats will commence on Thursday moving into Friday (July 3-July 4) for anyone who is interested in competing for the title of Ballito’s top skater. Registration will be open till 2pm on the Friday. The athletes will be going over their runs and working on their skills for the best trick contest to follow on Friday between 2pm and 3pm.

BMX heats will take place all through Friday morning (July 4) from 9:00am with registration for the BMX competition taking place on Saturday (July 5) between 9:00am and 11:00am. Sunday (July 6) is the best run in the skate competition with registration open at 09:00am until 11:00am and prize giving at 15:00pm.

And for those extreme sports enthusiasts who can’t wait until for some weekend action Monster Energy will have sponsored riders showing off their moves throughout the week.

The Mr Price Pro Ballito Beach Festival runs concurrently with the ASP PRIME rated Mr Price Pro Ballito (June 30-July 6), which attracts the world’s top surfers to battle it out in the world-class waves of Willards Beach.

With the arrival of the Mr Price Pro on KwaDukuza’s shores in 2009 the RedCap Foundation was chosen as the official Corporate Social Investment programme for the surfing and lifestyle event. With a mission to engage, enable and inspire South Africa’s youth the non-profit carries out invaluable work in the unemployment, education and health sectors in the low income communities of KwaDukuza.

Saturday July 5

BMX Warm Up (course open to only BMX Riders)

10h00 – 12h00

BMX Comp (60 sec freestyle comp)

12h00 – 12h30

Course Open for Exhibition

12h30 – 13h00

Skate Board Warm Up (course open only to Skateboarders)

13h00 – 14h30

Skate Board Comp (60 sec freestyle comp)

14h30 – 15h00

 

Sunday July 6

BMX Warm Up (course open to only BMX Riders)

10h00 – 12h00

BMX Comp (60 sec freestyle comp)

12h00 – 12h30

Course Open for Exhibition

12h30 – 13h00

Skate Board Warm Up (course open only to Skateboarders)

13h00 – 14h30

Skate Board Comp (60 sec freestyle comp)

1 Comment

  1. Sisekelo

    06/12/2015 at 11:01

    Sick !!

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