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Maryhill Festival of Speed
 
Maryhill Festival of Speed
Goldendale, Washington, USA
Late June
Description
The Maryhill “Festival of Speed” is the largest North American gravity sports festival that is known throughout the world as one of the best downhill skateboarding events, best race courses and venues. The event continues to be the most anticipated world cup downhill skateboarding event in the world each year. Participants and spectators can look forward to the International Downhill Federation (IDF) as the sanctioning body for the 2014 World Cup race. An estimated attendance of 3,000 spectators will be able to watch over 250 of the world’s fastest Downhill Skateboarders from over 20 countries battle it out on the 2.2 mile, 22 corner historic Maryhill Loops Road while enjoying action sports exhibits, food, musical entertainment, and more. Volcanic Promotions is pleased to announce a new partnership with Tim Loubier, owner of Corner Wave Media, as the “Official” Video Production Group of the 2014 Maryhill “Festival of Speed”. “After viewing the videos that Tim and his group were able to put together at Whistler Longboard Festival it was an easy decision to have such a talented group shooting videos for the 2014 event”, say John Ozman, owner of Volcanic Promotions. Corner Wave will be producing seven epic videos, that will feature all racing class finals as well as a highlight video of the events action. “Although the videos won’t be a live feed, we feel the videos will capture the essence of the event and continue to show the world what Maryhill Festival of Speed is all about”, say Ozman. “After the success of live streaming at the 2013 Whistler Longboard Festival, Corner Wave Media is excited to be working with Volcanic Promotions to produce quality video content for the 2014 Maryhill Festival of Speed”, says Loubier. With an extensive background in action sports, Corner Wave is bringing over a decade of experience and high-end production equipment to Maryhill with the goal of showing the world ‘North America’s Largest Gravity Sports Festival’.   Volcanic Promotions will continue our partnership with Push Culture News.  Brian Davenport will continue to be the voice of the event delivering more of the coverage you have come to expect like the Head to Head Races, Gnarprographer 3000 Runs and Racer Set-Ups.  You’ll be able to watch coverage of the event starting on June 27th at PushCultureNews.com - head over and subscribe now to stay up to date.  In case you missed it - 2013 MFOS Coverage The prize purse will remain one of the largest in the world and the IDF World Cup Series. The event continues to foster a strong sense of community throughout the action sports/gravity sports industry. Furthermore, it reinforces the IDF World Cup Series as a strong foundation for developing gravity sports in safe environments for both professional and aspiring amateur athletes. Last year’s event had the highest registered athletes in all downhill skateboarding classes including the Junior I (age 8 – 13) & Junior II (age 14 – 17) classes in the history o
Performers
250 of the top Downhill Skateboarders in the World from 24 countries
Venue
Maryhill Loops Road
Directions
Portland Airport to Maryhill Loops Road 1. Depart from 7000 NE Airport Way - 0.1 mi 2. Turn left onto road - 0.2 mi 3. Keep right toward NE Airport Way - 0.1 mi 4. Bear left onto NE Airport Way - 1.7 mi 5. Take ramp right for I-205 / Veterans Memorial Hwy South toward Portland / Salem - 1.9 mi 6. At exit 22, take ramp right for I-84 / Banfield Expy East toward The Dalles - 95.6 mi 1 hr 22 min 7. At exit 104, take ramp right for US-97 toward Yakima / Bend - 0.2 mi 8. Turn left onto US-97 9. Entering Washington - 2.5 mi 10. Turn right onto SR-14 - 1.2 mi 11. Turn left at Mary Hill Loop Rd
Times
9:00 am - 5:30 pm daily
Admission & Parking
Free
Website
http://www.maryhillfestivalofspeed.com/
Infophone
253-8537347
Email
john@maryhillfestivalofspeed.com
 


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