Grind for Life Series Presented by Marinela at Orange

Grind for Life Series Presented by Marinela at Orange

June 16, 2018

Orange, California

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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.

The Bowl Division at this stop is on the mini-ramp, NOT the Combi.

Location

Vans Skatepark at The Block, 20 City Boulevard West, Orange, California 92868

Waiver Required

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

Important: Vans Orange requires parents or guardians to be present on site to sign their waiver for kids under 18. They no longer do notarized waivers.

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.
  • Mini-Ramp 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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Course and Park Tours

The Bowl Division at this stop is on the mini-ramp, NOT the Combi.

Past Video Coverage

Grind for Life Series at Lakeland Presented by Marinela, November 2017

Grind for Life Series at Huntington Beach, CA Presented by Marinela, July 2017

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

The Grind for Life Series at Zephyrhills Presented by Marinela, March 2017

Recap: Grind for Life Skateboarding Series at Knoxville Presented by adidas, September 2016

Grind for Life Bradenton, Florida Skateboarding Contest, October 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, Registration

Casey Wayne from Pickens SC Skateboarder Profile

Casey Wayne, Logistics and Branding

James Craig from Fullerton CA Skateboarder Profile

James Craig, Announcer

Vern Laird from Philadelphia PA Skateboarder Profile

Vern Laird, Announcer

Lincoln Ueda from San Marcos CA Skateboarder Profile

Lincoln Ueda, Head Judge

Jeremy Wray from Placentia CA Skateboarder Profile

Jeremy Wray, Judge

TJ Rogers from Whitby Ontario Skateboarder Profile

TJ Rogers, Judge

Alejandro Burnell from Tampa FL Skateboarder Profile

Alejandro Burnell, Marinela Tent

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.

Upcoming Events

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Upcoming Event Date Description
Grind for Life Series Presented by Marinela at Tampa - Contest and Annual Awards

Grind for Life Series Presented by Marinela at Tampa - Contest and Annual Awards

Tampa, Florida

November 23, 2019

6 Days 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
Red Bull Mind the Gap

Red Bull Mind the Gap

Atlanta, Georgia

December 7, 2019

2 Weeks Away
A free and open street gap contest in downtown Atlanta. Full Details
Grind for Life Series Presented by Marinela at St Petersburg

Grind for Life Series Presented by Marinela at St Petersburg

St Petersburg, Florida

January 11, 2020

7 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
Grind for Life Series Presented by Marinela at Zephyrhills

Grind for Life Series Presented by Marinela at Zephyrhills

Zephyrhills, Florida

March 14, 2020

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
2nd Annual Johnny Strange Legacy Mini-Ramp Jam at the Malibu Chili Cook Off

2nd Annual Johnny Strange Legacy Mini-Ramp Jam at the Malibu Chili Cook Off

Malibu, California

September 5, 2020

10 Months Away
A mini-ramp jam in Malibu. Full Details
Empire Open

Empire Open

Montreal, Canada

September 4 - 5, 2020

10 Months Away
Each year Empire Open (formerly Am Getting Paid) hosts 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
The Boardr HQ Open House and Best Trick

The Boardr HQ Open House and Best Trick

Tampa, Florida

November 5, 2020

12 Months Away
Save the date for this open house at our private TF followed by our Annual Best Trick Contest. Full Details