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.

Recurring Events
  • Weekends (Friday through Sunday) noon to 6pm at The Boardr HQ Tampa: Free skating in our private indoor warehouse.
  • Last Tuesday of Every Month 5pm to 9pm at The Boardr HQ Tampa: Frontside Grind Tuesdays, free skating for ages 30 and up.

Upcoming Events

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Upcoming Event Date Description
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4 Days Away!
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Vans Park Series Finals at Suzhou

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October 23 - 27, 2018

3 Days Away!
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November 3, 2018

11 Days Away!
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6 Days Away!
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Tampa, Florida

November 1 - 4, 2018

9 Days Away!
At select locations, we're setting up our mobile street course in the parking lot to demo some skateboarding and sample some Marinela snacks and other products. You're welcome to come roll with us. Full Details
Exposure Skate

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11 Days Away!
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Grind for Life Annual Awards Presented by Marinela at Tampa

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2 Weeks Away
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Best Trick at The Boardr HQ

Best Trick at The Boardr HQ

Tampa, Florida

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2 Weeks Away
A best trick open to anyone, including all our friends in town for Tampa Am. Full Details
Coffee and Donuts at The Boardr HQ

Coffee and Donuts at The Boardr HQ

Tampa, Florida

November 12, 2018

3 Weeks 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 Saint Petersburg

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3 Months Away
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