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Best Shredder 2018

Best Shredder Skate Series is on a Roll

Two contests remain before the champions are crowned

Hillsborough County skateboard enthusiasts showed off their skills as they started to vie for the title of Best Shredder. Apollo Beach Skate Park, with its Euro gaps, hubba ledges, five stair, and handrails was the site of the first of the 2018 Best Shredder Skate Series that began March 30. It's not too late to practice your ollies, boardsliders and fakies for the rest of the competitions.

Here's what you need to know:

Next competitions

  • Installment 2
    Saturday, Aug. 11
    Jackson Springs Skate Park
    8620 Jackson Springs Road in Tampa
  • Installment 3
    Saturday, Nov. 17
    Providence Road Skate Park
    5720 Providence Road in Tampa

Registration information

  • Registration for all Best Shredder installments begins at 4 p.m., and contests begin at 5 p.m.
    Competitions are held in four age divisions:
    8 and under
    9 - 12
    13 - 15
    16 and up

First, second and third place prizes are awarded in each division, and for the overall series Best Shredder.

Here are the 2018 results so far:

Apollo Beach - March 30

8 & Under
1st - Bradley Roberts - 25 points
2nd - Landon Rutherford - 20 points
3rd - N/A - 15 points
9 - 12
1st - Tyler Loftus - 25 points
2nd - Bryson Rushlo - 20 points
3rd - Jackson Rutherford - 15 points
13 - 15
1st - Blaze Helgerson - 25 points
2nd - Alex Loftus - 20 points
3rd - Paris Kilby - 15 points
16 & Up
1st - Tyler Wolford - 25 points
2nd - Logan Kincaid - 20 points
3rd - Mykel Garcia - 15 points

Jackson Springs Skate Park - August 11

8 & Under
1st - TBD
2nd - TBD
3rd - TBD
9 - 12
1st - TBD
2nd - TBD
3rd - TBD
13 - 15
1st - TBD
2nd - TBD
3rd - TBD
16 & Up
1st - TBD
2nd - TBD
3rd - TBD

Providence Skate Park - November 17

8 & Under
1st - TBD
2nd - TBD
3rd - TBD
9 - 12
1st - TBD
2nd - TBD
3rd - TBD
13 - 15
1st - TBD
2nd - TBD
3rd - TBD
16 & Up
1st - TBD
2nd - TBD
3rd - TBD

Overall Results - Winners will be announced November 17

8 & Under
1st - TBD
2nd - TBD
3rd - TBD
9 - 12
1st - TBD
2nd - TBD
3rd - TBD
13 - 15
1st - TBD
2nd - TBD
3rd - TBD
16 & Up
1st - TBD
2nd - TBD
3rd - TBD

For more information visit HCFLGov.net/Skate.

 


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