The third stop of the Scion Regional Amateur Tour (RAT Tour) takes place this Saturday, May 18. Check the press release and flyer below for full details.
OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – May 9th , 2013 – The 3rd stop of the 2013 Scion Regional Amateur Skateboard Tour (The RAT) will take place on Saturday, May 18th at the Mat Hoffman Action Sports Park in Oklahoma City, OK. Admission for spectators is absolutely FREE so come out and see some of the top skaters in the region competing in street and bowl competitions for over $2500 in cash and prizes. There will be a live DJ in the Kicker Audio music tent and local artists doing work in the Sector 9 “Inspiration Station”.
“Looking forward to what has become an annual trip to OKC” said tour organizer Bill Geiger. “There is some great local talent and we always have a nice crowd which is why we keep coming back!”
Stop #3 of the series is made possible with support from Scion and local dealer Hudiburg Scion, Tilly’s, Skateboarder Magazine, GoPro, Sector 9, RVCA, Nixon, Entropy Skateboards, Already Been Chewed, SoFli Supply, Kicker Audio, Durty Laundry and Sk8te Skins. Additional support provided by local skate shops including CheapSk8, Core Extreme Sports, Industrial Skate Park and Extreme Athletic Wear.
The Mat Hoffman Skatepark is located at 1700 S. Robinson Ave. just south of downtown and action starts at 1:00pm. If you’re a rider wanting to compete then, register now on-line for $15.00. Spaces are limited so if you are serious…sign up early and reserve your spot. Registration is $20.00 on the day of the event if any spots remain. More information and registration is available now at www.SkateTheRat.com
The Scion RAT Tour is a six stop regional amateur competition series that features some of the top young amateur skaters in the south central region. In addition to Oklahoma City, the 2013 series hosts events in Baton Rouge, LA, Corpus Christi, TX, San Antonio, TX, Austin, TX and Dallas, TX. The series is produced by Dallas based Geiger Media LLC who have been organizing action sports and lifestyle events since 2004. Please send all media inquiries to firstname.lastname@example.org