Get Rad for Ray

June 19, 2016

Atlanta, Georgia

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Please join us for a fun day of clinics, contests, and an invitational jam. Get Rad for Ray is hosted by the Tony Hawk Foundation and The Boardr to celebrate the life of Ray Underhill.

Location

Kennesaw Skatepark

Tickets

Tickets are not needed. This event is free and open for the public to watch.

Schedule

  • 9am - 11am: Registration and Open Practice
  • 11am - 12pm: Beginner Skateboarder Clinics
    • Register on site at 10am
  • 12pm - 1pm: Bowl Jam in the Flow Bowl - 14 and Under
  • 1pm - 2pm: Bowl Jam in the Flow Bowl - 15 to 35
    • Same format
  • 2pm - 3pm: Bowl Jam in the Flow Bowl - 36 and Up
    • Same format
  • 3pm - 3:30pm: Invitational Practice
  • 3:30pm: Invitational Bowl Jam in the Deep Bowl
    • 5 skater jams, skate in order
    • 5 runs each
    • Max 30 seconds or skate until you fall
    • Judged on overall impression
  • 4:30pm - 5pm:
    • Pro Invitational Jam for Best Stalefish, Best Invert, and Longest Liptrick (any slide or grind)
    • Also open to top three from am contests
  • 5pm: Awards/Closing

Registration

Register Online Now

Confirmed Skaters So Far

Tony Hawk, Mike McGill, Brighton Zeuner, Brad McClain, Aaron Jaws Homoki, Ben Raybourn, Lizzie Armanto

The Bowls

The Bowl at Get Rad for Ray

Insta That

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Get Rad for Ray

Ray Quotes from Animal Chin

Start the video at 23:00 for Ray's part at the ramp where his wrist is danked!

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.

Ryan Clements from Tampa FL Skateboarder Profile

Ryan Clements, Event Coordinator

Casey Wayne from Pickens SC Skateboarder Profile

Casey Wayne, Logistics

Jorge Angel aka Porpe from Tampa FL Skateboarder Profile

Jorge Angel aka Porpe, DJ, Registration, Tech

Chaz Miley from Columbus GA Skateboarder Profile

Chaz Miley, Photography

Coverage of Get Rad for Ray

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.

Upcoming Events

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Upcoming Event Date Description
Grind for Life Series Presented by Marinela at St Petersburg

Grind for Life Series Presented by Marinela at St Petersburg

St Petersburg, Florida

January 11, 2020

4 Weeks Away
The GFL Series is a national, all ages and skills series in both street and bowl benefiting the Grind for Life Organization, a 501(c)(3) non-profit that assists cancer patients with travel expenses. Full Details
Grind for Life Series Presented by Marinela at New Smyrna

Grind for Life Series Presented by Marinela at New Smyrna

New Smyrna, Florida

February 8, 2020

2 Months Away
The GFL Series is a national, all ages and skills series in both street and bowl benefiting the Grind for Life Organization, a 501(c)(3) non-profit that assists cancer patients with travel expenses. Full Details
Coffee and Donuts at The Boardr HQ

Coffee and Donuts at The Boardr HQ

Tampa, Florida

March 2, 2020

3 Months Away
Got a late flight out on Monday? Join us in the morning here at HQ where we'll be recovering from the weekend, skating, and talking about all the madness that went down at Tampa Am. Full Details
Grind for Life Series Presented by Marinela at Zephyrhills

Grind for Life Series Presented by Marinela at Zephyrhills

Zephyrhills, Florida

March 14, 2020

3 Months Away
The GFL Series is a national, all ages and skills series in both street and bowl benefiting the Grind for Life Organization, a 501(c)(3) non-profit that assists cancer patients with travel expenses. Full Details
2nd Annual Johnny Strange Legacy Mini-Ramp Jam at the Malibu Chili Cook Off

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Malibu, California

September 5, 2020

9 Months Away
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Empire Open

Empire Open

Montreal, Canada

September 4 - 5, 2020

9 Months Away
Each year Empire Open (formerly Am Getting Paid) hosts The Boardr Am Finals. Winners of each stop at The Boardr Am now get a trip to Montreal and a chance at the $20,000 prize purse here. Full Details
The Boardr HQ Open House and Best Trick

The Boardr HQ Open House and Best Trick

Tampa, Florida

November 5, 2020

11 Months Away
Save the date for this open house at our private TF followed by our Annual Best Trick Contest. Full Details
Coffee and Donuts at The Boardr HQ

Coffee and Donuts at The Boardr HQ

Tampa, Florida

November 9, 2020

11 Months Away
Got a late flight out on Monday? Join us in the morning here at HQ where we'll be recovering from the weekend, skating, and talking about all the madness that went down at Tampa Am. Full Details
Grind for Life Series Presented by Marinela at Tampa - Contest and Annual Awards

Grind for Life Series Presented by Marinela at Tampa - Contest and Annual Awards

Tampa, Florida

November 21, 2020

11 Months Away
The GFL Series is a national, all ages and skills series in both street and bowl benefiting the Grind for Life Organization, a 501(c)(3) non-profit that assists cancer patients with travel expenses. Full Details