Best skateboarders wheel in to Gatton

Come over to Gatton Skatepark on 22 June to watch some of the best skateboarders in the country compete. Picture: LVRC

The countdown is on for the Rumble AM Series Skateboarding Competition, to be held on Saturday, 22 June at Gatton Skatepark.

The finishing touches are now complete for this not-to-be-missed competition.

Lockyer Valley Regional Council and BMD Rumble Pro Tour will bring the Rumble AM Series back to home turf – and locals are invited to come along.

Sport and Recreation Portfolio Councillor Anthony Wilson said hosting the best competitors from Queensland and interstate was a major coup.

“What a great opportunity to watch the best local skateboarders battle it out against those from Queensland and interstate,” he said.

“With a spot on the highly coveted BMD Rumble Pro Tour up for grabs, our best local skateboarders will no doubt put their top tricks on show.

“Come along for what’s sure to be an exciting afternoon that highlights some of the nation’s leading talent in this skilled sport.

“Better yet, the competition is open for anyone to register, with a range of prizes available.

“Register via the Rumble website for the opportunity to showcase your skills amongst some of the leading talent in the region.

“Spectating is free, and food and drinks will be available to purchase, so make the most of this great school holiday event.”

Age groups start from 9 and Under divisions, with entries all the way up to Opens.

The event will be held at Gatton Skatepark on 22 June from 4pm-7:30pm and costs $15 to enter, spectating is free.

Register to compete at liveheats.com/therumble