It's our fourth year running the Grind for Life Series of all ages and skills skateboarding contests. This series leads to the Annual Awards at The Boardr HQ in Tampa.
Lakeland Skatepark, 800 US-98, Lakeland, Florida 33801
Skip the check-in line and register now online. You can go straight to skating and skip check-in when registering online. Refunds are completely okay if you can't make it. Email Rob@TheBoardr.com for a refund.
Sign your waiver ahead of time here, or get your parent or legal guardian to if you're under 18.
Times are approximate, but we try to be as on schedule as possible at each stop. The number of participants can affect these start times, so arrive early for your division.
The Grind for Life National Skateboarding Contest Series, April 2017
Grind for Life at Lakeland Skatepark Presented by adidas, November 2016
Amelia Chats with You at the Grind for Life Lakeland Contest, March 2015
Grind for Life Skateboarding Series 2015 at Lakeland, Florida, February 2015
Grind for Life Skateboarding Series: Lakeland, Florida Stop, March 2014
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.
Scotty Conley aka The Body, Announcer
Mikah Collins, Announcer
Alex Bowers, DJ
Rob Meronek, Tech, Registration, Scoring
Justin Ryan, Head Judge
Abdias Rivera, Judge
Vince Kenney, Judge
Nate Ilardi aka Trap Nate, Filmer
Chaz Miley, Photography
Jake Ilardi, Marinela Branding
Casey Wayne, Event Coordinator and Logistics
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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