Grind for Life

SK8 Charleston is proud to partner with The Boardr to host Grind for Life, a nationally recognized street and bowl skateboarding contest.


Registration to compete is now closed, however, spectators are welcome at this event. Spectators do not need to register. 


The contest will run this schedule as close to on time as possible. Please arrive on time to not miss your division. Unfortunately, adjustments cannot be made.

  • 9am: Practice
  • 10am: Adaptive Clinic
  • 11am:
    • Street Men's 9 and Under
    • Street Men's 10 to 12
    • Street Women's
    • Bowl Men's 9 and Under
    • Bowl Men's 10 to 12
    • Bowl Women's
    • Awards, Woodward Scholarship, Raffle, Staff Lunch
  • 2pm:
    • Bowl Men's 13 to 29
    • Bowl Men's 30 and Up
    • Street Men's 13 to 15
    • Street Men's 16 to 29
    • Street Men's 30 and Up
    • Awards
  • 4:30pm:
    • Street Men's Advanced
    • Bowl Men's Advanced
    • Awards


  • Street Jams format events: 3 skaters per jam, 3 minutes per jam. Judged on overall impression.
  • Bowl Jams format events: 8 skaters per jam, 3 runs at 30 seconds each, skate in order until you fall. Judged on overall impression. Bowl jams take place in the Pro Bowl. 

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