Hot Wheels™ Junior Open, Built by Woodward

Hot Wheels™ Junior Open, Built by Woodward

October 6 - 8, 2017

Tehachapi, California

2 Weeks Away

An open skateboarding and BMX contest for kids 16 and under of all skill levels. Helmets are required for all participants in this event.

Location

Woodward West, 28400 Stallion Springs Drive, Tehachapi, California 93561

Divisions

  • Women's (16 and Under)
    • Women are grouped into one division for all ages
  • 10 and Under
    • Beginner to intermediate level, ages 10 and under
  • 11 to 16
    • Beginner to intermediate level, ages 11 to 16
  • Advanced (16 and Under)
    • One division for all ages

Registration

Registration is $40 and you can enter as many events as you like. All entrants receive a promotional gift bag from Hot Wheels.

Women's (16 and Under) Registration

10 and Under Registration

11 to 16 Registration

Advanced (16 and Under) Registration

Schedule

  • Friday, October 6th
    • 2pm - 8pm - Registration and Practice - BMX and Skateboarding
      • BMX Practice
        • Dirt - 2pm - 8pm
        • Mini-Ramp - 5pm - 8pm
        • Park (The Hangar) - 2pm - 8pm
      • Skateboarding Practice
        • Vert (Chin Ramp) - 2pm - 8pm
        • Mini-Ramp - 2pm - 5pm
        • Street - 2pm - 8pm
    • 6pm - Riders' Meeting at the Mini-Ramp
  • Saturday, October 7th - All BMX Events
    • NOTE: Skateboarding permitted to Practice whenever a BMX Practice or Contest is not scheduled
    • 9am - 5pm - Registration and Practice
    • 9am - 2pm - Mini-Ramp Practice
    • 9am - 11am - Dirt Practice
    • 9am - 5pm - BMX Park Practice
    • 11am - Dirt Contest
      • 3 runs, best run counts
      • Awards immediately following
    • 2pm - Mini-Ramp (The Hangar)
      • Format
        • Organized jams of 5
        • 4, 30-second runs
        • Judged on overall impression
      • Awards immediately following
    • 5pm - Park (The Hangar)
      • Format
        • 3 skater Jams
        • 4 mins each
        • Judged on overall impression
      • Awards immediately following
        • All Around Award
        • Challenge Accepted Award
    • 8pm - Skateboarding Daredevil Duel (The Hangar)
      • Head-to-head matches where a race around a specific path in The Hangar is taken
  • Sunday, October 8th - All Skateboarding Events
    • 9am - 11am - Registration and Practice
    • 11am - Street (The Junction)
      • Format
        • 3 skater Jams
        • 4 mins each
        • Judged on overall impression
      • Awards immediately following
    • 2pm - Vert (Chin Ramp)
      • Format
        • Organized jams of 5
        • 4, 30-second runs
        • Judged on overall impression
      • Awards immediately following
    • 5pm - Mini-Ramp (The Hangar)
      • Format
        • Organized jams of 5
        • 4, 30-second runs
        • Judged on overall impression
      • Awards immediately following
        • All Around Award
        • Challenge Accepted Award

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Lodging and Meals

There are some basic food options on site at Woodward. For lodging at Woodward, you can contact them at 661-822-5071 to book and ask for Sharon Breedlove, Director of Woodward Housing. Hilltop is $65 a night and the Main Lodge is $85 a night.

Local Hotels

  • La Quinta Inn
    • 500 Steuber Road
    • Tehachapi
    • (661)823-8000
  • Fairfield Inn and Suites
    • 422 West Tehachapi Boulevard
    • Tehachapi
    • (661)822-4800
  • Best Western Mountain Inn
    • 418 West Tehachapi Boulevard
    • Tehachapi
    • (661)822-5591
  • Best Western Country Park Hotel
    • 420 West Tehachapi Boulevard
    • Tehachapi
    • (661)823-1800
  • Holiday Inn Express Hotel
    • 901 Capital Hills Parkway
    • Tehachapi
    • (661)822-9837

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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.

Ryan Clements from Tampa FL Skateboarder Profile

Ryan Clements, Event Coordinator

Dylan Perry from Tampa FL Skateboarder Profile

Dylan Perry, Registration, Scoring, Tech

Jason Rothmeyer from Long Beach CA Skateboarder Profile

Jason Rothmeyer, Head Judge

Scotty Conley aka The Body from Tampa FL Skateboarder Profile

Scotty Conley aka The Body, Registration and Production

Tim O'Connor from Morristown NJ Skateboarder Profile

Tim O'Connor, Skate Announcer

James Craig from Fullerton CA Skateboarder Profile

James Craig, Judge

Mark Losey from Raleigh NC Skateboarder Profile

Mark Losey, BMX Coordinator

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
  • Weekdays noon to 5pm 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

Vans Park Series World Championships at Shanghai

4 Days Away!

September 23, 2017, Shanghai, China

It's the second year of the Vans Park Series that leads to the World Championships. Full Details

The Boardr Am at Los Angeles

4 Days Away!

September 23, 2017, Los Angeles, California

The Boardr Am is a top amateur skateboarding series. Winners at each stop are flown to the Finals to meet other specially invited ams. Full Details

Empire Am Getting Paid - The Boardr Am Finals

11 Days Away!

September 28 - 30, 2017, Montreal, Canada

This year, Am Getting Paid is hosting The Boardr Am Finals. Winners if each stop at The Boardr Am now get a trip to Montreal and a chance at the $20,000USD prize purse here. We'll have full details and the schedule soon. Full Details

Chase Hawk and Empire Present the 3rd Annual Born and Raised

2 Weeks Away

October 7, 2017, Pflugerville, Texas

Born and Raised is a BMX event in association with Chase Hawk. Full Details

Hot Wheels™ Junior Open, Built by Woodward

2 Weeks Away

October 6 - 8, 2017, Tehachapi, California

An open skateboarding and BMX contest for kids under 16 of all skill levels. Full Details

Grind for Life at Bradenton Presented by Marinela

3 Weeks Away

October 14, 2017, Bradenton, Florida

It's our fourth year running the Grind for Life Series of all ages and skills skateboarding contests. This series benefits the Grind for Life series and leads to the Annual Awards at The Boardr HQ in Tampa. Full Details

Woodward Riviera Maya Street Contest

4 Weeks Away

October 20 - 22, 2017, Cancun, Mexico

An invite only street contest with a focus on Mexican skaters. This is the grand opening of a new Woodward location and also includes a vert demo with Tony Hawk. Full Details

Andale Bearings Presents Wheelie Dope Finals

5 Weeks Away

October 28, 2017, Los Angeles, California

Wheelie Dope is Joey Brezinski's invite only manual contest at the West LA Courthouse. Full Details

Southbound and Down IV at The Boardr HQ: Good Times, Motorcycles, and Skateboarding

5 Weeks Away

October 28, 2017, Tampa, Florida

This will be our 4th annual melting pot of good times, motorcycles, and skateboarding going down right here at The Boardr HQ. Full Details

Grind for Life at Lakeland Presented by Marinela

6 Weeks Away

November 4, 2017, Lakeland, Florida

It's our fourth year running the Grind for Life Series of all ages and skills skateboarding contests. This series benefits the Grind for Life series and leads to the Annual Awards at The Boardr HQ in Tampa. Full Details

Exposure Skate

6 Weeks Away

November 3 - 4, 2017, Encinitas, California

This is the 6th Annual Exposure Skate event. It's the biggest women's skateboarding event in the world right now with a $50,000 purse. Full Details

Best Trick at The Boardr HQ Presented by Doom Sayers

7 Weeks Away

November 9th, 2017, Tampa, Florida

We're planning a Best Trick contest on our new stuff we recently built in HQ. Details coming soon... Full Details

Grind for Life Annual Awards at The Boardr HQ Presented by Marinela

7 Weeks Away

November 9, 2017, Tampa, Florida

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. We'll have details soon. Full Details