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Out & About: Summer Skateboard Expo & Competition

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This weekend the world's greatest skateboarders are heading to the San Fernando Valley (a region that hasn't had a single indoor skate park) for the 2013 Southern California Summer Skateboarding Expo & Competition. Going on at Pedlow Park in Encino from Friday, August 9 to Sunday, August 11, the three-day event is where visitors can meet legendary skateboarders including Christian Hosoi, Ryan Sheckler, Paul (P-Rod) Rodriguez, Torey Pudwill, Guy Mariano, Theotis Beasley, Tony Tave, Justin Schulte, Manny Santiago and Dave Duncan among others.

There will be a full-size vert ramp, mini ramp, concert stage, 100+ vendors, Game Truck LA, plus 22 categories of competition including, vert, street, mini ramp and bowl. Best of all, the event benefits several charities including Los Angeles Fire Department Foundation, Sheckler Foundation and other community organizations.

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