Prize Purse increased to $10,000!!
Petaluma, California – Details on the 2011 Maryhill Festival of Speed were announced yesterday by organizer Volcanic Promotions. The event will take place for the fifth consecutive year June 29 through July 3 on the historic Maryhill Loops Road near Goldendale, Washington, USA.
In addition to the traditional IGSA World Cup race, Maryhill will also host the first ever IGSA Junior World Championship. Junior World Champions will be crowned in two downhill skateboarding divisions. One division for 8-13 years old and the other for 14-17 years old.
The total prize purse for this years event has been increased by 30% to $10,000.
There will be numerous practice runs throughout the week with timed qualification runs on Friday and Saturday afternoon. Heat racing will take place on Sunday.
Free Athlete Camping w/showers, free bottled water, a free event t-shirt and free live music featuring LooseTooth will be provided to all competitors. Lots of swag will be randomly passed out throughout the event.