San Diego, CA - On Saturday, November 12, 2011, Derek Smith along with Honey Skateboards will be hosting the third annual “Skate for the Troops.” Skaters from all over the country will meet at Robb Field Skatepark, San Diego at 11 a.m. to push 12 miles around Mission Bay to raise money for the Semper Fi Fund.
In the past two years, Skate for the Troops has raised over $2,000 for the Semper Fi Fund and are hoping to hit the $3,500.00 mark this year. Throughout the longboarding community, Skate for the Troops has one main goal, to raise awareness for the needs of wounded members of the U.S. Armed Forces.
Major sponsors are Honey Skateboards, PushCulture.com , Randal Truck Co., Muirskate.com , Gravity Skateboards, SilverFishLongboard.com, Orangatang Wheels, Loaded Boards, CrossFit Junction, Paris Trucks, and Divine Wheels.
For more info contact Derek Smith.