Grind for Life Series Presented by Marinela at Fort Lauderdale

Grind for Life Series Presented by Marinela at Fort Lauderdale

May 19, 2018

Fort Lauderdale, Florida

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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.

This series leads to the Annual Awards at The Boardr HQ in Tampa where top skaters in each category are recognized.

Location

Ramp 48 Skatepark, 6290 North West 27th Way, Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33309

Waiver Required

Sign your waiver ahead of time here, or get your parent or legal guardian to if you're under 18.

Schedule

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.

  • Street Jams format events: 3 skaters per jam, 3 minutes per jam. Judged on overall impression.
  • Bowl Jams format events: 8 skaters per jam, 3 runs at 30 seconds each, skate in order until you fall. Judged on overall impression.

Register Now

Registration is $35 online, $40 day of. 7% sales tax added to Florida stops.

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.

Register Online

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The Course: Street

Sarasota Street Course

The Course: Bowl

Sarasota Bowl

Past Video Coverage

Grind for Life Series at Fort Lauderdale Presented by Marinela, May 2017

Grind for Life Skateboarding Contest at Fort Lauderdale presented by adidas, March 2016

Grind for Life Skateboarding Contest Series: Ramp 48 Fort Lauderdale, May 2014

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.

Dylan Perry from Tampa FL Skateboarder Profile

Dylan Perry, Director, Logistics, Announer

Rob Meronek from Tampa FL Skateboarder Profile

Rob Meronek, Registration and Scoring

Vince Kenney from Sacramento CA Skateboarder Profile

Vince Kenney, Head Judge

Chaz Miley from Columbus GA Skateboarder Profile

Chaz Miley, Photography

Chucky Woodard from Tampa FL Skateboarder Profile

Chucky Woodard, Marinela Branding

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.

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