Recap: GFL at Zephyrhills Presented by Marinela

Posted by Chaz Miley on Tuesday, March 14, 2017

The second stop of the season is in the books for the Grind for Life Series Presented by Marinela. Check the current rankings here. Thanks to all 154 of you that entered, and the 54 of you that skated GFL for the first time. We hope you had as good of a time as we did. Check out some photos and a video recap below.

Rob starting the morning out with some tiger claw on a frontside hurricane stall.
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Banners going up in the golden hour.
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Trade show vibes.
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Noah Pollard with the feeble grind.
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Tyler Wolford, back tail.
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Zander Wares wins best board of the day, shirt comes in second place.
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Nash Barfield, Myles Gentry, and Tyler Loftus took home the top 3 spots for Street 9 and Under.
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Noah Pollard, Jonah Clark, and Samuel Pereira took home the top 3 for Street 10 to 12.
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Aaronn Depaulis, Fernando Ruiz, and Isaiah Jones took home the top 3 spots for Street 13 to 15.
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Autumn Tust, Emily Headson, and Carlin Makibbin took home the top 3 spots for Street Girls.
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Dorrian Drayton, boardslide.
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Chris Scott, front 360.
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There was a record number of older dudes in the Street contest. That was nice to see. Jeff Wolcott here with a boardslide.
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George Halas, boardslide over the drainage hole.
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Lil Chucky was holding down the Marinela tent all day.
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John Party Time, boardslide over the taco.
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The Marinela tent is the place to be.
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Jordi Zapata, nose blunt slide.
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Haze Miller, frontside 180 nose grind.
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Camp Zephyrhills parent zone all set up.
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Braden Stelma going up and over.
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Jake Yanko, Dominique Jenkins, and Joe Moulton took home the top 3 spots for Street 16 to 29.
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Angel Williams, George Halas, and Jeff Wolcott took home the top 3 spots for Street 30 and Up.
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Jordi Zapata, Haze Miller, and Braden Stelma took home the top 3 spots for Street Sponsored.
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Abdias on judging duty.
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Ethan Pitts, ollie.
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Roman Hager blasting over the hip.
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Dog of the day goes to Audi, Pat Dewitte's dog.
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Dan Boulter, frontside air.
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Shawn Campbell, lipslide.
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Jordan Santana, smith grind.
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Mike Rogers putting both trucks down.
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The bowl may have been a little small for Jake Yanko.
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Nash Barfield, Myles Gentry, andTyler Loftus took home the top 3 spots for Bowl 9 and Under.
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Getting this many kids to stand still for this many photos is a bit tough at times.
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Gavin Liller, Reef Orlando, and Roman Hager took home the top 3 spots for Bowl 10 to 12.
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Kainalu Canubida aka Kai Kai, Abe Stewart, and Xavier Schwarz took home the top 3 spots for Bowl Intermediate.
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Jordan Santana, Autumn Tust, and Emily Headson took home the top 3 spots for Bowl Girls.
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Rodney Mead, Jeff Walcott, and Pat Dewitt took home the top 3 spots for Bowl Masters.
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Tab Textor, Mike Rogers, and Dave Headson took home the top 3 spots for Bowl Grand Masters.
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Jake Yanko, Eli Reams, and Miles McKinney took home the top 3 spots for Bowl Sponsored.
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Jake Blue took home the Movie Tickets Clip of the Day for a crazy frontside boardslide pop up to frontside bluntslide down the small rail.
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#BoardrBoys packing it up.
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Dylan's holding it down at registration. You can skip the line here and go right to skating if you register online ahead of time.
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I spy a footy check huddle.
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Parent's come prepared to watch all day.
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Roman's dad Aaron on photo duty there.
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DJ Porpe is good when he's sitting right here, but when he walks away, some Hoobistank gets in the mix.
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Caveman coverup so those iPads don't start smoking.
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Standing room only on the sidelines.
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AJ Dall, front feeble.
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Deluxe sideline viewing.
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Your media crew, Chaz and HiDefJoe.
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Joe puts together the recap for Ride Channel.
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Thanks for skating another GFL Meagan. It's a wrap for today.
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