Hot Wheels™ Junior Open Built by Woodward Final Stop at Tehachapi, California

Hot Wheels™ Junior Open Built by Woodward Final Stop at Tehachapi, California

October 5 - 7, 2018

Tehachapi, California

2 Weeks Away

An open skateboarding and BMX contest for kids 16 and under of all skill levels. Helmets are required at all Hot Wheels Junior Series events.

Location

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

Lodging and Meals

There are some basic food options on site at Woodward. For lodging at Woodward, you can contact them at 661-823-7612 to book and ask for Karen Follis, Director of Woodward Housing. Hilltop is $65 a night and the Main Lodge is $85 a night.

Divisions

In each discipline, the divisions and order is as follows:

  • 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 per stop. You can enter multiple disciplines in your division.

Women's (16 and Under) Registration

10 and Under Registration

11 to 16 Registration

Advanced (16 and Under) Registration

Schedule

  • Friday, October 5
    • 2pm - 8pm - Registration and Practice - BMX and Skateboarding
    • 6pm - Riders' Meeting at Registration
      • We'll be reviewing the basics of how the Contest works and you can ask us any questions you have about the event
  • Saturday, October 6 - All BMX Events
    • 9am - 1pm - Registration, Practice, and Clinic
    • 11am - Dirt Contest
      • 3 runs, best run counts
      • Awards immediately following
    • 1pm - Mini-Ramp Contest (The Hangar)
      • Format
        • Organized jams of 5
        • 4 runs, ride until you fall, 30-seconds max
        • Judged on overall impression
      • Awards immediately following
    • 3pm - Park Contest (The Hangar)
      • Format
        • Organized jams of 5
        • 4 runs, ride until you fall, 30-seconds max
        • Judged on overall impression
        • In the Advanced Division, top 5 advance to a Finals
          • 3, 50 second runs
          • Best run counts
      • Awards immediately following
        • Challenge Accepted Award - this award is given to one outstanding participant that demonstrates an elevated level of determination and perseverance at any time during the event, not necessarily specifically during the contest.
  • Sunday, October 7 - All Skateboarding Events
    • 9am - 1pm - Registration, Practice, and Clinic
    • 11am - Street Contest (The Junction)
      • Format
        • 3 skater Jams
        • 3 mins each
        • Judged on overall impression
        • In the Advanced Division, top 5 advance to a Finals
          • 3, 50 second runs
          • Best run counts
      • Awards immediately following
    • 1pm - Vert Contest (Chin Ramp)
      • Format
        • Organized jams of 5
        • 4 runs, skate until you fall, 30-second max
        • Judged on overall impression
      • Awards immediately following
    • 3pm - Mini-Ramp Contest
      • Format
        • Organized jams of 5
        • 4 runs, skate until you fall, 30-second max
        • Judged on overall impression
      • Awards immediately following
        • Challenge Accepted Award - this award is given to one outstanding participant that demonstrates an elevated level of determination and perseverance at any time during the event, not necessarily specifically during the contest.
    • Immediately following - Skateboarding Daredevil Duel (location TBD)
      • Head-to-head matches where a race around a specific path on the street course is taken

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Course and Park Tours

The Hangar

The Cage at Woodward East

The Chin Ramp

The Cage at Woodward East

Street Course

The Cage at Woodward East

Dirt Course

The Cage at Woodward East

Mini-Ramp

The Mini Ramp at Woodward East

Past Video Coverage

Skate Vert Highlights - Hot Wheels Junior Open at Woodward West, November 2017

Nobacel Villalobos Profile - Hot Wheels Junior Open at Woodward West, November 2017

BMX Dirt Highlights - Hot Wheels Junior Open at Woodward West, November 2017

Gavin Bottger Profile - Hot Wheels Junior Open at Woodward West, November 2017

Skate Street Highlights - Hot Wheels Junior Open at Woodward West, November 2017

BMX Mini Highlights - Hot Wheels Junior Open at Woodward West, November 2017

Lazer Crawford Profile - Hot Wheels Junior Open at Woodward West, November 2017

Skate Mini Highlights - Hot Wheels Junior Open at Woodward West, November 2017

BMX Park Highlights - Hot Wheels Junior Open at Woodward West, November 2017

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
Empire Am Getting Paid - The Boardr Am Finals

Empire Am Getting Paid - The Boardr Am Finals

Montreal, Canada

September 27 - 29, 2018

7 Days Away!
For the second year, Am Getting Paid is hosting 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
Grind for Life Series Presented by Marinela at Bradenton

Grind for Life Series Presented by Marinela at Bradenton

Bradenton, Florida

October 7, 2018

3 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
Hot Wheels™ Junior Open Built by Woodward Final Stop at Tehachapi, California

Hot Wheels™ Junior Open Built by Woodward Final Stop at Tehachapi, California

Tehachapi, California

October 5 - 7, 2018

2 Weeks Away
An open skateboarding and BMX contest for kids 16 and under of all skill levels. Full Details
Marinela Demos at San Antonio, Texas

Marinela Demos at San Antonio, Texas

San Antonio, Texas

October 11 - 12, 2018

3 Weeks 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
Grind for Life Series Presented by Marinela at Austin

Grind for Life Series Presented by Marinela at Austin

Austin, Texas

October 13, 2018

3 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
Marinela Demos at Austin, Texas

Marinela Demos at Austin, Texas

Austin, Texas

October 18 - 19, 2018

4 Weeks Away
At select Marinela stores, we're setting up our mobile street course in the parking lot to demo some skateboarding and sample some Marinela snacks. You're welcome to come roll with us. Full Details
Chase Hawk Presents the 4th Annual Born and Raised at Austin

Chase Hawk Presents the 4th Annual Born and Raised at Austin

Austin, Texas

October 20, 2018

4 Weeks Away
Born and Raised is an open, all ages and skills, BMX contest series. Full Details
Southbound and Down V at The Boardr HQ: Good Times, Motorcycles, and Skateboarding

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Tampa, Florida

October 27, 2018

5 Weeks Away
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Vans Park Series Finals at Shanghai

Vans Park Series Finals at Shanghai

Shanghai, China

October 26 - 27, 2018

5 Weeks Away
It's the third year of the Vans Park Series that leads to the Finals in China. The Boardr is the Sport Organizer for this event series. Full Details
Grind for Life Presented by Marinela at Lakeland

Grind for Life Presented by Marinela at Lakeland

Lakeland, Florida

November 3, 2018

6 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
Marinela Demos at Tampa, Florida

Marinela Demos at Tampa, Florida

Tampa, Florida

November 1 - 4, 2018

6 Weeks 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

Exposure Skate

Encinitas, California

November 2 - 4, 2018

6 Weeks Away
This is the 7th Annual Exposure Skate event. It's the biggest women's skateboarding event in the world right now with a $50,000 purse. Full Details
Grind for Life Annual Awards Presented by Marinela at Tampa

Grind for Life Annual Awards Presented by Marinela at Tampa

Tampa, Florida

November 8, 2018

7 Weeks Away
The Annual Awards where we honor the top skaters in each division of Grind for Life. Full Details
Best Trick at The Boardr HQ

Best Trick at The Boardr HQ

Tampa, Florida

November 8, 2018

7 Weeks Away
A best trick open to anyone, including all our friends in town for Tampa Am. We'll have full details and the schedule soon. Full Details
Coffee and Donuts at The Boardr HQ

Coffee and Donuts at The Boardr HQ

Tampa, Florida

November 12, 2018

8 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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Saint Petersburg, Florida

January 19, 2019

4 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