Maloof High Ollie Challenge and Vegas Push

February 14 - 15, 2010
An invite only high ollie contest at The Palms.

Details for Maloof High Ollie Challenge and Vegas Push

Location
  • S.L.A.T.E. at Mandalay Bay, Level 2
Monday, February 14: Qualifiers
  • 12pm – Registration and Practice
  • 3pm – Contest begins
  • The bar starts at 36 inches
  • Everyone skates in order
  • Each skater gets 5 tries at the given height to advance to the next height
  • After 5 tries, that skater is eliminated
  • The bar is raised in 1 inch increments after all riders have either made their ollie or have been eliminated
  • When the last 10 skaters are left, Qualifiers stop and the 10 advance to the Finals the following day
  • Thrasher's Sweetheart Dance is at Moon at the Palms starting at 9pm
Tuesday, February 15: Finals
  • 2pm – Practice
  • 3pm – Contest begins
  • The bar starts at 40 inches
  • Everyone skates in order
  • Each skater gets 5 tries at the given height to advance to the next height
  • After 5 tries, that skater is eliminated
  • The bar is raised in 1 inch increments after all riders have either made their ollie or have been eliminated
Purse
  • 1st: $10,000, 2nd: $2,500, 3rd: $1,500, 4th: $1,000
Guinness World Record Rules
  • The contest format, setting, and obstacle all meet Guiness World Record requirements. In addition, these rules must be followed:
    • For any ollie to be eligible, both feet must land on the board and you have to continue rolling for several feet and come to a controlled stop.
    • You cannot touch your board with your hands.
    • No part of your body, hands or feet, may touch the ground before rolling away for several feet and coming to a controlled stop.
    • The skateboard and all parts must be standard and commercially available, unmodified items.
    • The board may not touch the bar during the jump.