Industry News 9/30/2008

The World Skin Cancer Foundation Hosts 3rd Annual Fall Classic

The World Skin Cancer Foundation Hosts 3rd Annual Fall Classic

The World Skin Cancer Foundation will be hosting its 3rd annual Fall Classic in Cocoa Beach Florida at the Hilton Hotel Ocean Front. The event will include a Shortboard Pro Surf Invitational, Longboard Pro/AM Surfing, and an AM Skateboard Competition.

Skin cancer is the most commonly diagnosed human cancer and has reached epidemic proportions in the United States and around the world. The Sean and Skippy Slater Pro Surfing Invitational past participants include Kelly Slater, C.J. Hobgood, Corey and Shea Lopez.  Cocoa Beach and the Brevard County area are rich in tradition, producing some the greatest Surfers and Skateboarders in the World. Eight Time World Surfing Champion Kelly Slater and X-Game Big Air Skateboarder Adam Taylor will be returning home to support Brothers Sean & Skippy Slater at The World Skin Cancer Foundation's Fall Classic.

Skateboard Contest Saturday & Sunday
Saturday Format: Two 40 sec runs / best  run counts
Sunday: 6 min Jam / heats

Results based on best run and jam points. 2nd run used as tie-breaker
Trophies & prizes

Friday Practice 12 to 6pm Organized practice for BMX & SK8
Saturday & Sunday
12 & Under SK8 10am
15 & Under BMX 1130am
13 & up Sk8 1pm
Advanced BMX 3pm
Sponsored SK8 5pm