Keeping it High 2017

Keeping It High 2017

Event info

Dates 14/04 - 16/04/17
City/Country Maragondon, Philippines
Type World Qualifying Series

Registration info

Registration fee $ 150.00
Registration starts Open
Rider limit 150

Track info

Findhills Trackinfo for Keeping it High 2017 on Findhills

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Carl Sambrano @

Registration includes the following categories:

  • Open Skateboarding
  • Women’s Skateboarding
  • Juniors Skateboarding
  • Masters Skateboarding
  • Luge

Registration includes:

  • Keeping It High party
  • Lunch for Friday
  • Dinner for Saturday
  • Use of camping grounds
  • The United Summer Stoke box (papers, event shirt, headwear etc.)

(Please notify the organizer if you have any dietary requirements.)


  • In case of withdrawal 30 days prior to the beginning of the event: reimburse of 60% of the entry paid, minus the Paypal fee.
  • In case of withdrawal 15 days prior to the beginning of the event: reimburse of 30% of the entry paid, minus the Paypal fee.
  • In case of withdrawal 7 days prior to the beginning of the event: reimburse of 10% of the entry paid, minus the Paypal fee.


April 13 (Thursday)

  • Airport pick-up (AM/ PM)
  • Shuttle to Seaside (PM)
  • Rider check-in (PM)
  • Keeping It High party (PM)

April 14 (Friday)

  • Calm down come down stoke session (Freeride)

April 15 (Saturday)

  • Qualifications for IDF World Qualifying Series

April 16 (Sunday)

  • IDF World Qualifying Series race day

Getting there

The following are the distances from the 3 international airport terminals in Manila up to the starting line of Seaside.

Ninoy Aquino International Airport (Terminal 1) – 60.4km
Ninoy Aquino International Airport (Terminal 2) – 60.5 km
Ninoy Aquino International Airport (Terminal 3) – 63.4 km

Travel time from airport to the Seaside starting line is from 2.5 hours to 3 hours.

We highly recommend you coordinate with the organizers if you wish to rent a vehicle for your stay, as soon as possible due to the summer holiday date of Keeping It High.

Organizers will be providing a shuttle for those landing in the airports in Manila. Please see schedule:

April 13, 2017
NAIA (Terminal 1) – 0900 and 1500 at Arrival with the letter “U”
NAIA (Terminal 2) – 0830 and 1430 at Arrival Bay 17
NAIA (Terminal 3) – 0800 and 1400 at Arrival Bay 4

Contact the organizers if you need assistance for return trips from Seaside to the international airport terminals.

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Rider list

# Name Nat.Nat. Category 1 Category 2
1.Cameron HancockAUOpen skateboard 
2.Abdil MahdzanMYLuge 
3.Elissa MahNZOpen skateboardWomen
4.Taejoo ParkKRMasters 
5.Daniel EngelUSOpen skateboard 
6.Dale SmithAUOpen skateboard 
7.Harry ClarkeAUOpen skateboard 
8.Sungji AhnKROpen skateboard 
9.Sylvia Mena CortésCRWomen 
10.Benjamin HayAUOpen skateboardMasters
11.Mauritz ArmfeltSEOpen skateboard 
12.Peter Fritz SiasonPHOpen skateboardMasters
13.Monddy Duane CuachonPHOpen skateboardMasters
14.James ViloriaPHOpen skateboard 
15.Vince VazquezPHOpen skateboard 
16.Earl LicopPHOpen skateboard 
17.Jaime de LangePHOpen skateboard 
18.Caloy SambranoPHOpen skateboardMasters
19.Ronald SarinasPHOpen skateboard 
20.Abigail ViloriaPHOpen skateboardWomen
21.Tomas RomualdezPHOpen skateboard 
22.John Paul GatpandanPHOpen skateboard 
23.Enrique Chino PadinPHOpen skateboardJuniors
24.Sebastian ChancoPHOpen skateboardJuniors
25.Mario Nathaniel UmaliPHOpen skateboardLuge
26.Max MandlAUOpen skateboard 
27.Douglas SilvaBROpen skateboard 
28.Tiago MohrBROpen skateboard 
29.Robert BurnsHKOpen skateboardJuniors
30.Kim CatinaPHOpen skateboard 
31.Zen RastaAULuge 
32.Jerson FloresPHOpen skateboard 
33.Julia BarklowUSWomen 
34.Jort SwitijnkNLOpen skateboard 

Riders p/nationality

  • PH - 16
  • AU - 6
  • KR - 2
  • US - 2
  • BR - 2
  • SE - 1
  • NZ - 1
  • MY - 1
  • CR - 1
  • HK - 1
  • NL - 1

Riders p/category

  • Open skateboard - 29
  • Masters - 5
  • Women - 4
  • Luge - 3
  • Juniors - 3

There are riders from 11 different nationalities attending this event.

Caysubic Beach Resort
Address: Puerto Azul Complex, Ternate, province of Cavite 4111
Contact number: 63 915 350 35 20 (Lulu Cayas)

They have rooms beach front and near the beach. Room rates depend on number of persons they have rooms for 2 people – 8 people. Rates are from $80 – $240 a night. Transfer from resort to airport available but must be coordinated and settled in advance.

Map of resort location.