August 30th & 31st at Canada's Wonderland
 
 

Tickets

Advanced Ticketing

1-day ticket:
$34.99
2-day ticket:
$45.99

Tickets now available in store at West 49 in select locations

Walk-Up (Day of sale)

1-day ticket:
$40.99
2-day ticket:
$54.99

*Must mention at Ticket Counter you are there to see West 49 Take the Cake in Kingswood Theatre

Event Description

West 49 TAKE THE CAKE features the most recognizable professional skateboarders competing for $50,000 CASH purse on a single best trick stair feature. The two-day event will feature the Sony Xperia Open qualifier on Thursday August 30, 2012 where the top amateur and top professional will advance to the main competition featuring the invited professionals on Friday August 31, 2012. Skaters qualifying 3rd – 12th in the Sony Xperia Open Qualifier will advance to the Last Chance Qualifier on Friday, the top two from LCQ will advance to the finals.

  • 8 invited skaters paired with the top Amateur and top professional from the Open Qualifier along with the top two from the Last Chance Qualifier Sony Xperia Open Qualifier
  • Invited skaters have private practice:
    • 11am – 1pm on Thursday August 30, 2012
    • 1pm – 2:00pm on Friday August 31, 2012
  • Invited skaters will be announced in alphabetical order, a brief bio and sponsor mentions will be read to highlight each skater in attendance.
  • Zone 1 CHAIN LINK AREA: 20 minute organized best trick session: skaters will drop in order repeatedly. At the completion of Section 1 the judges will announce the top three skaters so everyone in attendance will know rankings heading into the 2nd and 3rd section.
  • Zone 2 STRAIGHT LEDGES, RAIL & STAIRS: 20 minute organized best trick session: skaters will drop in order repeatedly. At the completion of Section 2 the judges will announce the top three skaters so everyone in attendance will know rankings heading into the 3rd section.
  • Zone 3 TWO RAILS & STAIRS: 20 minute organized best trick session: skaters will drop in order repeatedly.
  • Skaters will be judged on overall performance throughout the three sections
  • NIXON AWARDS CEREMONY WILL FOLLOW 10 MINUTES AFTER THE COMPLETION OF THE CONTEST
 

Event Schedule

Date Time Event
August 30th Sony Xperia Open Qualifier
Registered Skaters Check in
August 30th Kingswood Gates Open
August 30th West 49 Take the Cake
Sony Xperia Open Qualifiers
August 30th Billabong Qualifying Heat
Featuring Ben Gore
August 30th C1rca Qualifying Heat
Featuring Sierra Fellers
August 30th DC Qualifying Heat
Featuring Chris Cole
August 30th DVS Qualifying Heat
Featuring Torey Pudwill
August 30th Element Qualifying Heat
Featuring Nyjah Huston
August 30th Etnies Qualifying Heat
Featuring Ryan Sheckler
August 30th Plan B Qualifying Heat
Featuring TBA
August 30th Redstar Qualifying Heat
Featuring Paul Machnau
August 30th SBC Skateboard Autograph Signing
August 30th Nixon Awards
Sony Xperia Amateur and Pro Winners
August 30th Kingswood Theatre Closed
August 31st Kingswood Theatre Open
August 31st Sony Xperia
Last Chance Quarter
August 31st SBC Skateboard Autograph Signing
August 31st Official Welcome
August 31st Section 1:
Chainlink
August 31st Section 2:
Hubba Section
August 31st Section 3:
Rail Section
August 31st Nixon Awards Ceremony
August 31st Kingswood Theatre Closed
August 31st Offsite After Party