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Glifberg set to highlight pro-am class

AIR: Rune Glifberg has been announced as one of the international riders in the pro-am category of this weekend’s Australian Bowl Riding Championships.
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LEGENDARY Danish skateboarder and 12-time X Games medallist Rune Glifberg is among a host of talented international and local riders listed to compete in the pro-am category of this weekend’s Australian Bowl Riding Championships at Bar Beach.

Known as The Danish Destroyer, Glifberg, 41, is well-known among even occasional skateboarding fans around the world and appeared in the first five Tony Hawk skateboarding video games.

He is one of only three skateboarders to have competed in every X Games event since the competition’s inception in 1995 and will be among the headliners on a massive weekend of skateboarding at Empire Park.

With three-time Bar Beach winner Alex Sorgente not listed to defend his title and Brazilian Pedro Barros also not expected to attend, the door has been left open for a host of top bowl riders.

Among the skaters to watchin the masters division are Melbourne legend Renton Millar and former Australian Bowl Riding Championship masters winner CalifornianPat Ngoho.

Multiple Bar Beachjuniortitlewinner and teenage skating prodigy Keegan Palmer is also not listed to compete, but the Hunter will be well represented by Jedd McKenzie and pint-size duo Alfie and Boaz Bonar among others.

The fifth Australian Bowl Riding Championships at Bar Beach are tipped to be the biggest in the event’s history, with two days of competition, more competitors and a second grandstand.

Warners Bay business Grundy’s Skate Store have come on board as the naming rights partner and have planned a host of crowd activities to compliment the action in the bowl, including free skate coaching.

“We’re proud to be involved with ABC as it is one of Australia’s most prestigious bowl championships,” Russell Grundy said.

“It brings Australia and the world’s greatest skateboarders to our amazing city which I’m stoked to call home.”ABC is not to be missed by anyone.”Once again this year there will be four categories –juniors,women’s open, pro-am and masters – with competition startingon Saturday and semi-finals and finals set down for Sunday.

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