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Best Trick winners Malto, Sheckler and Lutzka donated prize money to the cause
While the final amount of the thousands of dollars raised is still being counted, the Sheckler Foundation’s Skate for a Cause presented by etnies, would like to thank all the sponsors that made the event possible! These generous sponsors were: ARF, Archie’s Ice Cream, Boneheads, EagleRider, Independent Truck Company, Kicker, Mission Skincare, Nixon, Oakley, Power Balance, Plan B Skateboards, Red Bull, Screamin Coupons, Tech Deck and The Wasserman Foundation.
The proceeds from these brands’ skateboard carnival village games, and food sales will be donated to the Make-A-Wish Foundation.
For additional info on Skate for a Cause check out etnies.com and shecklerfoundation.org.
Established in 1986, etnies is the first skateboarder-owned and operated global action sports footwear and apparel company. etnies not only pushed the envelope by creating the first pro model skate shoe, but it pioneered technological advances and changed the face of skateboard footwear forever. Today etnies’ vision, led by owner and skateboarder Pierre-André Senizergues, is to remain the leading action sports company committed to creating innovative products that provide the most style, comfort and protection possible. etnies stays true to its roots by sponsoring a world class team of skateboarding, surfing, snowboarding, moto x and BMX riders and continues its dedication by giving back to each of these communities. For additional information, visit etnies.com.
About The Sheckler Foundation:
The Sheckler Foundation was founded as an avenue for Ryan Sheckler, his family, friends and business associates to give back to the community and industry that they are so grateful for. It is his ultimate desire to contribute to the many causes that directly benefit and enrich the lives of children. It is also his desire to support and fund programs that help injured action sports athletes. To achieve these goals, Ryan will use his influence to raise capital. The money raised will be used to fund medical research that focuses on curing childhood disease, spinal cord injuries and enrichment programs for children in underprivileged communities.
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