Professional skateboarders to meet fans in Rapid City for special cause

Ryan Sheckler competes during the Skateboard Street Men's final at the X Games in Los Angeles, Saturday, July 30, 2011. Sheckler won the bronze medal in the event. (AP Photo/Bret Hartman)

RAPID CITY S.D. – Tomorrow evening join professional skateboarders from all over the world for the 10th annual Skate for a Cause tour.

Some of the biggest names in skateboarding will be at Rushmore Mall meeting local kids and signing autographs. Some of the professional skateboarders attending include:

And many more!

Skate for a Cause is a part of the Sheckler foundation awarding $10,000 to 10 great causes. The Sheckler Foundation was founded in 2008 with the goal of educating, equipping, and empowering our community to “Be the Change” in the lives of children and injured action sport athletes.

They will also be presenting a check for $10,000 to local organization Process Ministry Skatepark.

The Skate for a Cause event will be a 5:00 p.m. at Rushmore mall. For more information on the Sheckler Foundation click HERE


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