Grind for Life Series at Brandon Presented by adidas

Grind for Life Series at Brandon Presented by adidas

November 7, 2015

Brandon, Florida

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The Grind for Life Series in Association with The Boardr is a Florida series of all ages/skills skateboarding contests benefiting the Grind for Life organization that assists cancer patients with travel expenses. You should pre-register now to save your spot. We are certain that most divisions will fill up. We will do our best to accommodate spots in the more popular divisions that fill up, but space and time are limited.

Location

Brandon Skate Park

Waiver Required at this Stop

The Brandon Skatepark is requiring a notarized waiver for every participant at this stop. They will have a notary on site for you. If you want to save some time at check-in by filling in the waiver ahead of time, you can download and print it here.

FULL PADS REQUIRED FOR 12 AND UNDER

Brandon Skatepark also requires full pads for kids under 12-years-old. This means knee pads, elbow pads, and helmets.

Divsion Formats and Schedule

This is the order we're running the events in, along with the breaks for Awards. All times are approximate, but we do try to run things on time. Arrive early for your division so you don't miss it!

  • 10am: Street 9 and Under Division: Runs
  • 10:30am: Street 10 to 12 Division: Jams
  • 11am: Street 13 to 15 Division: Jams
  • 11:30am: Street Girls Division: Runs
  • 12pm: Awards Break
  • 12:15pm: Street 16 to 29 Division: Jams
  • 12:45pm: Street 30 and Up Division: Runs
  • 1:15pm: Street Sponsored Division: Jams
  • 1:45pm: Awards Break
  • 2pm: Bowl 9 and Under Division: Jams
  • 2:30pm: Bowl 10 to 12 Division: Jams
  • 3pm: Bowl Intermediate (13 to 39) Division: Jams
  • 3:30pm: Bowl Girls Division: Jams
  • 4pm: Bowl Masters (40 to 49) Division: Jams
  • 4:30pm: Bowl Grand Masters (50 and Up) Division: Jams
  • 5pm: Bowl Sponsored Division: Jams
  • 5:30pm: Awards
  • Runs format events: 2, 50 second runs, best run counts as your final score.
  • Street Jams format events: 3 skaters per jam, 3 minutes per jam. Judged on overall impression.
  • Bowl Jams format events: 8 skaters per jam, 4 runs at 30 seconds each, skate in order until you fall. Judged on overall impression.

Register Now Online

Rain Day

Sunday is the rain day for all GFL events.

Hash It Out

Use the hashtag #grindforlife and follow @grindforlifeorg and @theboardr for updates and coverage on Instagram and Twitter.

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Meet the Event Staff

The Boardr Staff has decades of experience in executing top quality large and small events in our industry. Introduce yourself and hit us up with any questions or help you need.

Jorge Angel aka Porpe from Tampa FL Skateboarder Profile

Jorge Angel aka Porpe, Event Coordinator

Chris Jata from Tampa FL Skateboarder Profile

Chris Jata, Announcer

Amelia Allen from Tampa FL Skateboarder Profile

Amelia Allen, Registration

Dylan Perry from Tampa FL Skateboarder Profile

Dylan Perry, Judge

Anthony Furlong from Tampa FL Skateboarder Profile

Anthony Furlong, Head Judge

Chaz Miley from Columbus GA Skateboarder Profile

Chaz Miley, Photography

Justin Ryan from Tampa FL Skateboarder Profile

Justin Ryan, The Boardr Pop Up Store

Alex Bibiloni from Tampa FL Skateboarder Profile

Alex Bibiloni, Marinela Tent

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The Boardr Events List

This is a list of events that The Boardr is associated with. To see our full industry events list, click here.

With headquarters in Tampa, Florida, The Boardr hosts worldwide, top quality skateboarding competitions and events. From coordinating top international contest series like the Vans Pro Skate Park Series, fun and ripping pro contests like Copenhagen Open, to plenty of local events like the Grind for Life Series in Florida (which recently expanded to national), you'll find us in your backyard soon no matter where on the globe you push your wood and wheels.

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