THE second round of YMCA HQ’s 2010-11 Summer Skate Series was held at Jean Garvey Skate Park in Gosnells on November 21 and with $30,000 in prizes up for grabs across the series, intensity levels were high.
The series comprises 11 competitions, both in metropolitan and regional areas.
More than 30 skaters participated in five divisions, including 12-under males, 15-u males, 18-u males, 18-u females and an Open division, which saw sponsored skaters aged 14 and over competing against non-sponsored skaters aged 18 and over.
In the 12-u males, Matt Doyle was 1st, Max Kunkler 2nd and Zach King 3rd. All qualified for the State Final in March 2011.
Also progressing, in the 15-u males was Hayden Clark (1st), Aarron Winter (2nd) and Sean Parker (3rd). In the 18-u males, it was Paul Bruno (1st), Levis Franich (2nd) and Connor Harrington (3rd).
The Open event was won by Matt Brazier, second was Rin Hutcheson, with Adam Kafachino in third place.
The next qualifying round is at Bassendean Skate Park on December 4.