The Maloof brothers have recognized the lack of organized health insurance in the skate industry and have stepped up with the Maloof Skateboarding Assistance Foundation to help injured skaters.

“Skateboarding is progressing quickly right now, and with this progression comes increased risk of injury,” says Ryan Sheckler. “I know quite a few amateur and pro skateboarders that don’t have health insurance or much savings, and those are the guys that really need the Sheckler Foundation and Maloof Skateboarding Assistance Foundation. If a serious injury ended their career these foundations could provide them the assistance they need.”

Read on and get ready for the second Maloof Money Cup July 10 in Orange County, California.