Skateboarders, BMX riders and scooter riders of all skill levels are invited to compete in the annual Ruler of the Railzz competition Sept. 13 at Redstone Skate Park in Highlands Ranch. The yearly contest draws riders and spectators from all across the area and offers a fun afternoon of skating, music and prizes.
The contest is open to all ages and abilities. There will be seven divisions in which to participate:
• Beginner ages 4-7
• Beginner ages 8+
• Intermediate Bowl
• Intermediate Street
• Advanced Bowl
• Advanced Street
• Advanced Mini Bowl
Competition begins at noon, and judges will reward the top winners in each division. The cost is $10 per participant for each event entered. Events are open to the first 15 participants per division. Preregistration online at www.highlandsranch.org is recommended, but same day registration will be from 11-11:45 a.m. with cash or credit card only. Registrations are accepted on a first-come, first-served basis or until the divisions are full. Helmets are required.
Redstone Skate Park is a 22,000 square-foot fenced concrete facility located in Redstone Park, 3280 Redstone Park Cir. It features a beginners bowl, street skating and a snake run with 8-foot vert bowl.
For more information about the event, call 720-240-5934 or visit www.highlandsranch.org.