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2017 Porirua Skate Jam: Photos & Results

Posted by manualmagazine on Tuesday February 7 2017

2017 Porirua Skate Jam: Photos & Results

Best Trick Winner: Rogan Maka, frontside shuvit backside 50-50.

Although the weather wasn’t the most accommodating, locals still gathered in crowds at Te Rauparaha park to attend and compete in the 9th Annual Porirua Skate Jam as part of the Festival of the Elements Waitangi Day celebration. Skaters from all over the greater Wellington region battled it out for their part of cash and product prizes worth more than $3000. See below for results and a full gallery from the event.

Results

Open
1st: Dan Popata
2nd: Matt Markland
3rd: Dre Morrison

16 & Under
1st: Santana Jack
2nd: Chevelle Ross
3rd: Kai

12 & Under
1st: Chester Neviel
2nd: Tobias Moore
3rd: Keanu Ross

Best Trick
Rogan Maka – frontside shuvit, backside 50-50
Christian Taylor – kickflip frontside boardslide

2017 Porirua Skate Jam: Photos & Results

Dre Morrison, frontside smith grind.

2017 Porirua Skate Jam: Photos & Results

Cullum Pope, boardslide.

2017 Porirua Skate Jam: Photos & Results

Santana Jack battling away.

2017 Porirua Skate Jam: Photos & Results

Dan Popata, backside smith grind.

2017 Porirua Skate Jam: Photos & Results

Rogan Maka, backside flip.

2017 Porirua Skate Jam: Photos & Results

Dre Morrison, nollie lipslide.

Made possible with the support of Porirua City Council, Fusion, Polar Skate Co., DVS, Manual Magazine, Bones, LRG and Graffiti Reduction Porirua.

Image Gallery (32 Photos)

  1. Matt Markland, backside flip.
  2. Santana Jack battling away.
  3. Rogan Maka, frontside smith grind.
  4. Keanu Ross.
  5. Tobias Moore.
  6. Matt Markland.