27 September 2011 by Roy Barford

Maloof Money Cup schedule for Kimberley, South Africa

The Maloof Money Cup, the world’s biggest skateboarding event, takes place in Kimberley this weekend.

The Northern Cape Town of Kimberley, which will become the first destination outside the United States to host the Maloof money Cup, is a 6-hour drive from Johannesburg and a 2-hour drive from Bloemfontein.

For information about accommodation and attractions in Kimberley, phone Northern Cape Tourism on +27 (0) 53 832 2657.

Below is a schedule of events, taken from the Maloof Money Cup website:

Friday, September 30: Vert Qualifiers, Street Qualifiers, and Mini Mega

10am - 11am: Open Vert and Mini Mega Practice
10am - 1:30pm: Open Street Practice
11am - 1pm: Vert World Championship Qualifiers
1:30pm - 4:30pm: Street World Championship Qualifiers
5pm - 6pm - Mini Mega

Saturday, October 1: Street Semi-Finals and Vert World Championship
Live Webcast 1pm - 6pm & Live TV from 4:30pm - 6pm South African Standard Time
Live Webcast 7am - 12pm Eastern Standard Time
Live Webcast 4am - 9am Pacific Standard Time
10am - 1pm: Open Street Practice
10am - 11am: South African Am Vert Practice
11am - 12pm: South African Am Vert
12pm - 4:30pm: Vert World Championship Practice
1pm - 4pm: Street World Championship Semi-Finals
4:30pm - 6pm: Vert World Championship Finals and Awards
7pm - 10pm: Benefit Concert at GWK Stadium featuring Lil Jon

Sunday, October 2: Am Street, Mini Mega Rail Jam, and Street World Championship
Live Webcast 3pm - 6pm & Live TV 4:30pm - 6pm South African Standard Time
Live Webcast 9am - 12pm Eastern Standard Time
Live Webcast 6am - 9am Pacific Standard Time
10am - 12pm: Open Street Practice
12pm - 2pm: South African Am Street
3pm - 4pm: Mini Mega Rail Jam
3pm - 4:30pm: Street World Championship Practice
4:30pm - 6pm: Street World Championship Finals and Awards

The above photo of a previous Maloof Money Cup event is courtesy of Karl Stanton

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