In late June, the Sheckler Foundation headed to Harlem to present the Harold Hunter Foundation with a $10,000 "Be the Change" grant. This was stop #3 of the Skate for a Cause Tour featuring Ryan Sheckler, Chaz Ortiz, Fabrizio Santos, Oakley, Red Bull and the extended HHF family and friends.
To learn more, please click here. Photos and video courtesy of the Sheckler Foundation.
HH WEEKEND 2019 RECAP
The official HH Weekend recap video was filmed by HHF Filmer Project apprentices Muhammad Floyd, Gustavo Morla, Naquan Rollings, and AJ Prather along with mentors Ray Mendez and Mike Sassano, and edited by HHF Filmer Project mentor Andrey Piontkovski.
Another successful Harold Hunter Weekend went down from Thursday May 31 – Sunday June 2 in NYC. Many thanks to the support of presenting sponsor adidas Skateboarding and sponsors G-Shock, Zumiez, HUF, Zoo York, Skullcandy, Supreme, Dickies, Arizona, Labor, and KCDC, for an awesome line-up of 6 events over 4 days that raised more than $70,000 to support HHF programs for 2020.
The festivities took place across downtown New York City. Click here to check out Blair Alley’s coverage of the HH Day Skate Jam in TransWorld SKATEboarding.
This year’s Skate Industry Panel discussion hosted by G-Shock featured Leland Ware, Lee Smith, Leo Heinert, and German Nieves.
HHF once again subsidized entry fees for 21 local skaters to skate Boardr Am on Saturday. HHF Wildcard Division and Zumies Destroyer Award winner Jiro Platt will receive an all-expense paid trip to skate in the Empire Am in Montreal this summer.
The 13th annual Harold Hunter Day Skate Jam was held at LES skate park on Sunday afternoon. Winners of the Best Trick contests include:
1st Place - Brian O'Dwyer - Front Feeble
2nd Place - Greyson Beal - Kickflip Frontside Wallride
3rd Place - Brandon White - Blunt Nosegrab to Fakie
Adidas Cellar Door
1st Place - Greyson Beal - Kickflip Wallride
2nd Place - Dylan Nieves - Frontside Wall Ride
3rd Place - Chirs Colbourn - Wallride shuvit
Adidas Spine Ramp
1st Place - Chris Colbourn - Pop-shuvit nosegrind backside 180
2nd Place - Greyson Beal - Kickflilp Frontboard shuvit
3rd Place - Austin O'Brian - Kickflip Crook
Zumiez Destroyer Award – Dylan Nieves
Keep scrolling to check out a bunch of photos from the weekend’s events.
Photos by Muhammad Floyd and Bradley Afroilan
Photos by Muhammad Floyd
Photos by Chris McDonald
Photos by Cesar Chaplin
Photos by Bradley Afroilan
Photos by Los Estrada
Photos by Gunars Elmuts
Photos by Blair Alley
Photos by Los Estrada
Harold Hunter Foundation
The Harold Hunter Foundation (HHF) is a grassroots, community-based organization that provides support, opportunity, and advocacy for skateboarders in NYC and beyond.