Aussie’s best skaters set to battle for Olympic qualifying points at Moomba
Olympic Qualifying round at Moomba
Over a hundred talented skaters as young as seven and up to 35 years old vying for an Olympic team spot will battle it out at Riverslide Skatepark in Melbourne’s CBD on Saturday 7 March from 4pm.
Australian Skateboarding League National Championships run by YMCA is back for its fifth year, with the country’s best skaters competing for ranking points towards the qualification for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics.
These athletes are the crème of the crop; after dominating Skate Park League’s Grassroots series and YMCA Australian Skateboarding League State Finals, they are now competing for Olympic points and a combined prize pool of $10,000. The YMCA was the first skate competition to offer equal prize money for male and female events.
The event is a chance for locals to support Australia’s next skateboarding champions and Olympians. The event will be livestreamed on 7plus from 6pm.
Australian Skateboarding League National Championships run by YMCA, sanctioned by Skate Australia.
- Time: Saturday 7 March from 4pm at Moomba Festival.
- Location: Riverslide Skatepark, Melbourne CBD.
- Cost: Free
Or watch live and online on 7Plus from 6pm – 8.30pm