Thursday, July 10, 2014
MAKE IT COUNT - INTERNATIONAL SKATE CONTEST
We thought it was about time to throw another make it count. . . see what new talent is on offer and send someone off to the State for the trip of a lifetime.
So, buy yourself a fresh board and get along to make it count in Melbourne happening on July 19th.
Who knows, you might even win yourself a trip to the usa to skate with the element team at the berrics & a chance to be a sponsored and a whole heap of other prizes.
• Where: The Park indoor skate park
• When: July 19th, 2014.
• Time: Doors open from 9:00am | registration from 10:00am.
FIRST PLACE: An all expences paid trip to the USA | a week at Element Skate Camp | day at the Berrics with the Element team & the opportunity to skate with the Element team.
The kind folk at Slam Magazine are offering $1,000 cash for second place and $500 for third place. There are heaps of prizes and give-a-ways to be won and we'll make sure you don't go home empty handed.
Hope to see you there. . . more details below on how to get to ‘The Park’ - Geelong.
HOW DO I GET THERE YOU ASK?
CAR:: Getting to the park at Geelong from Melbourne city:
Coming down the princes fwy take the exit into geelong city (first exit). Follow into geelong until you see bunnings to your right and the ford works to your left. Turn right into “the boulevard”. Follow this straight until you get to thompson road. Turn right at the lights and we are 200 metres on your right.
CAR:: Getting to the park at Geelong from Geelong city:
Head back to melbourne along the princes hwy. Watch out for mcdonalds, kfc and bunnings on your left and the ford works on the right. Turn left at “the boulevard”. Follow this straight to thompson road. Turn right at the lights and we are 200 metres on your right.
TRAIN:: Getting to The Park at Geelong from Melbourne stations:
Get off at geelong city train station and catch either bus 12 or 30 which will take you to thompson road. We are located at 402 thompson road north geelong victoria 3215.
Or catch the train to north shore train station. Walk out off platform to parking area. Turn left and walk toward rail crossing. Turn right at t intersection and follow north shore road for 2 kms across the hwy to thompson road where you turn right.
TRAIN:: Getting to The Park at Geelong from Geelong stations:
In geelong city train station and catch either bus 12 or 30 which will take you to thompson road. We are located at 402 thompson road north geelong victoria 3215. Or catch a train to north shore and follow north shore road to thomson road and turn right onto thompson road.
About make it count:
Make it count is a series of amateur skateboarding events throughout the world designed to seek out new talent and promote the element message of social awareness, environmental stewardship, and positivity. Rather than a cash prize, the overall winner is awarded unforgettable memories, a taste of culture from around the world, and a newfound vision for a career in skateboarding…truly an experience of a lifetime.
Thanks to the event parters:
SURF DIVE N SKI | MONSTER CHILDREN | SLAM MAGAZINE | TRANSWORLD SKATEBOARDING | STANCE SOCKS | DAKINE | SONY | OAKLEY AND THE BERRICS