Wild West Skateboard Contest Series

The 2018 Wild West Skateboard Contest Series is presented by: Thai Me Up Restaurant Melvin Brewing | JHSC Freeride Program | Teton County/Jackson Parks & Rec | Claire Johnson

2018 Dates:

June 23, - Hailey, ID

July TBD - Driggs, ID

August TBD - Ketchum, ID

August 25 - Jackson, WY

September 8 - Jackson, WY FINALS

(2017 Poster below)


Daily Event Schedule (approximate):

·      12:00 - 1:00 pm: Competitor check-in / day-of registration

·      1:30 (approximately): Announcement of schedule, divisions, judging criteria, event details

·      First competition starts immediately after announcements

·      NEW- "Firing Line" Contest to follow 

·      Raffle and awards


Series Details:

·      Jam format contests.  Larger divisions will be broken into heats.

·   . Once a competitor moves up to Open Class, they may not go back to competing in their age group.

·      MASSIVE Raffle at each event.

·      DJs, food, sponsor booths, free high-fives

·      Event Prizes:  

o   Outlaws (open class): $150 check for 1st place, sponsor packages for 2nd and 3rd

o   All other divisions: sponsor packages for 1st, 2nd and 3rd

·      Series Winners Prizes:

o   $200 for one Overall Winner: Highest combined points from all competitions

·      Suggestions for spectators & competitors:  sunscreen, water bottle, shade, chair, blanket


Event Info

Points Breakdown:

  • Age Group Divisions:
    • 1st = 350 points
    • 2nd = 300 points
    • 3rd = 250 points
  • Open Division:
    • 1st = 475 points
    • 2nd = 375 points
    • 3rd = 275 points
  • Each competitor gets an extra 10 points for each person they beat in their specific division.
    • Example:  12 year old Johnny gets 1st place in Buckaroos division with 10 people.  He earns 350 points for 1st place plus 90 points for the nine people he beat for a total of 440 points.
  • If you compete in the Hailey, ID contest, and/or the Ketchum, ID contest you get an extra 220 points (per event) towards the overall series titles.


  • Overall Series Criteria

Overall  titles calculated using all of a competitor's scores PLUS any bonus points from Satellite events and Best Trick awards.

  • Overall Series Champion Criteria

o  *Final Points = total points of top 3 results plus any bonus points: for all 5 comps and/or Ketchum/ Hailey comps

o   Competitor's overall series score is calculated from top scores PLUS any bonus points from Satellite Events.

o   If competitors compete in all 5 contests between Hailey, Ketchum, Driggs, Jackson & Jackson Events they will receive an additional 275 pts towards the Overall Championship

  • In the event of an Overall Series tie, we will calculate the overall series score based using previously dropped scores.

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