Hot Wheels™ Junior Series Built by Woodward at Minneapolis, Minnesota

Hot Wheels™ Junior Series Built by Woodward at Minneapolis, Minnesota

July 14 - 15, 2018

Minneapolis, Minnesota

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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

3rd Lair Skatepark, 850 Florida Avenue South, Golden Valley, Minnesota 55426

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

Saturday, July 14th - All BMX Events
  • 9am - Registration, Practice, and Clinic
  • 9am - 11am - Street and Bowl Practice
  • 11am - Street Contest
    • 3 rider Jams
    • 3 minutes each
    • Judged on overall impression
    • Awards immediately following
  • 1pm - Bowl
    • Organized Jams of 5
    • 4 runs, ride until you fall, 30-seconds 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.
Sunday, July 15th - All Skateboarding Events
  • 9am - 11am - Registration, Practice, and Clinic
  • 11am - Street
    • 3 skater Jams
    • 3 minutes each
    • Judged on overall impression
    • Awards immediately following
  • 1pm - Bowl
    • 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

Social: #HotWheelsJrSeries

We’re using the hashtag #HotWheelsJrSeries. Tag your photos and video so we can check them out!

Course

3rd Lair Street Course
3rd Lair Bowl Course

Past Video Coverage

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

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

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

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.

Jorge Angel aka Porpe from Tampa FL Skateboarder Profile

Jorge Angel aka Porpe, Director, Registration

Casey Wayne from Pickens SC Skateboarder Profile

Casey Wayne, Logistics and Branding

Scotty Conley aka The Body from Tampa FL Skateboarder Profile

Scotty Conley aka The Body, Skate Announcer

James Craig from Fullerton CA Skateboarder Profile

James Craig, Skate Head Judge

Daniel Coe from Minneapolis MN Skateboarder Profile

Daniel Coe, Judge

Ryan Jordan from Boston MA Skateboarder Profile

Ryan Jordan, BMX Head Judge

Ben Austin from Minneapolis MN Skateboarder Profile

Ben Austin, Judge

Chaz Miley from Columbus GA Skateboarder Profile

Chaz Miley, Photography

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

6 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
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Hot Wheels™ Junior Open Built by Woodward Final Stop at Tehachapi, California

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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
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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

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

Tampa, Florida

October 27, 2018

5 Weeks Away
This will be our 5th annual melting pot of good times, motorcycles, and skateboarding going down right here at The Boardr HQ. Full Details
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

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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
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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