English Skateboard Association Open Championships 1980

English Skateboard Association Open Championships 1980Location: Kettering, Northamptonshire, UK

Event Information

This event took place at the Wicksteed skateboard park on the 17th of May 1980. The freestyle event was broken into two sessions, with the first mandatory for all competitors. The event was judged by Neil Harding, Roger Harvey, John Shayer and Paul Sulley and the prizes were presented by “Television personality” Sally James.

Results (Senior Freestyle)

1. Andrew Bevel
2. Shane Rouse
3. Richard Elwell

Results (Junior Freestyle)

1. Gary Lee
2. Daryl Crossley
3. Alex Hanson

Results (Senior High Jump)

1. Trevor Baxter (5’2)
2. Graham Tucker (4’0)
3. Peter Jones (4’0)

Results (Junior High Jump)

1. Gary Lee (3’1)
2. Daryl Crossley (2’11)
3. Muichael Wickwar (2’11)

Results (Senior Long Jump)

1. Trevor Baxter (12’6)
2. Sammy Martin (12’0)
3. Paul Price (12’0)

Results (Junior Long Jump)

1. Gary Lee (8’0)
2. Daryl Crossley (7’6)
3. Stewart Savage (6’0)

Articles

Results in Skat’n News Zine (page 23)

Media

Photo Gallery of documents and programs from the event on British Skateboarding Museum Facebook page part 1
Photo Gallery of documents and programs from the event on British Skateboarding Museum Facebook page part 2, containing full competitor list