This weekend Red Bull is putting on the first of its series of Manny Mania contests, spearheaded by Joey Brezinski of course. If you can’t make it to Venice Beach this Saturday, don’t worry, skateboarding.com has got you covered as always. Just check back here for full results, photos, and video coverage. Check the schedule for other Manny Mania stops right here.
MANNY PAD DESIGN AND SKATER INVITE LIST JUST RELEASED…
Santa Monica, CA — May 14th, 2007 – Red Bull Manny Mania is just five days away, the manny pad is built and waiting to be destroyed by a list of skateboarding’s finest.
Skaters invited include:
Jay “SAD Stephens
This super tech manual contest hitting select cities all over the US debuts this weekend, Saturday, May 19th. Heated jam sessions and this fresh manny pad will be waiting for a pro showdown at the birthplace of modern skating, Venice Beach CA.
Prize purse = $30,000
10 am — Athlete Registration / Media Registration
11 am — Practice
12 pm — Heat 1 begins
12pm-2pm (approx) — All heats run
2pm — Judges meet/intermission
2:50pm — Final Jam Session
3:10pm — Awards
4:30pm — After party
Venice, CA (Pro event) May 19th Venice Beach Basketball Courts
Tampa, FL May 26th Skatepark of Tampa
Austin, TX June 2nd Skatepark of Austin
Denver, CO June 9th Emage – Denver
Sacto, CA June 16th 28th and B Skate Park
Boston, MA July 13th City Hall Plaza
Louisville, KY July 21st Louisville Extreme Park
NY, NY (Pro event) August 12th Coleman Skatepark