UPDATE: Please note that the Skate Park will be closed on Wednesday, July 18, until 4 p.m. for re-surfacing of the ramps and preparation for Saturday's competition.
The Christiansburg Aquatic Center and Greenhouse Boardshop are hosting a skateboarding contest at the Christiansburg Skate Park on Saturday, July 21.
Registration begins at 10 a.m. on July 21 and the contest will begin at 11 a.m. The $10 registration fee will include a free T-shirt.
There will be beginner, intermediate and advanced street categories.
The contest is being held in memory of Takota "Cody" Wright, a 19-year-old skateboarder who passed away in February of this year.
For more information, please contact the Christiansburg Aquatic Center by calling (540) 381-7665.