Hot Wheels™ Junior Open, Built by Woodward

Hot Wheels™ Junior Open, Built by Woodward

October 6 - 8, 2017

Tehachapi, California

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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. Food and beverage options will be available on-site and proceeds will be donated to Stoked Mentoring.

Stoked

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

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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.

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