2012 Scion RAT Tour Kick-Off
BATON ROUGE, LA – February 2012 – The 2012 Scion Regional Amateur Skateboard Tour (The RAT) will kick-off on Saturday, March 24th at the Perkins Road Skate Park in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. Admission for spectators is absolutely FREE. Come out and see some of the top skaters in the region competing in street and bowl competitions for over $2500 in cash and prizes. We will have a live DJ in the Skullcandy music tent and local artists doing work in the Sector 9 “Inspiration Station”. Plus, check out photo’s from last years events in the “Reflection Section” presented by Skateboarder Magazine. Grab some swag from series sponsors!
It’s stop #1 of the 2012 Scion RAT SKate Tour and it’s all made possible with support from Scion and local dealer, All Star Scion, Vitaminwater, Skateboarder Magazine, Skullcandy, GoPro, Sector 9, Neff, Entropy Skateboards, Already Been Chewed, GFive Threads, Theeve Trucks, Sk8te Skins, Chief Skateboards, Screw You Hardware and local skate shops including Urban 9, Rukus, Fidna, Small Time Skates, Politics and Humidity.
The Perkins Road Skate Park is located at 7122 Perkins Road in Baton Rouge. ACTION STARTS AT 2:00PM. If your want to compete then register now on-line for $15.00. Spaces are limited so if your serious…sign up today and reserve your spot. Registration is $20.00 on the day of the event if any spots remain.
HOST HOTEL: If you are traveling from out of town and need a place to stay, our official host hotel for stop #1 of the RAT Tour is the Comfort Suites at 3045 Valley Creek Drive, Baton Rouge, LA. 70808. Their phone number is (225) 923-3377. Mention that you are with the RAT Skate Tour and get a reduced rate of $79.00 (normally $90) while they last.