Skateboardings Richest Competition To Be Telecast On July 15th

 

 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Thursday, July 10, 2003

 

 

SKATEBOARDING’S RICHEST COMPETITION TO BE TELECAST

ON FOX SPORTS NET WITH THE BOOST MOBILE PRO ON JULY 15

 

Fox Sports Net continues to showcase the best the action sports world has to offer with the telecast of The Boost Mobile Pro of Skateboarding presented by Oakley on Tuesday, July 15 at 8:00 PM local time.

The world’s best skateboarders gathered to make history in Las Vegas where 51 athletes competed for the richest prize purse in the history of professional skateboarding. More than $265,000 was presented. Winners in both the street and vert divisions took home a massive first place prize of $40,000.

The two-hour show highlights the three days of competition. Other features designed to bring the athleticism of the skaters and excitement of Las Vegas to viewers include behind-the scene looks at the skaters’ lifestyles, pre-competition preparation and in-depth features on the sports’ brightest stars including Tony Trujillo, Eric Koston, Pierre Luc Gagnon and Bucky Lasek.