The Maloof Money Cup, a three-day, five event competition and festival hailed as the world’s greatest skateboarding competition is back for a second year. The event, created by Joe Maloof, owner of the NBA’s Sacramento Kings and the Palms Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas, returns to the OC Fair & Event Center in Costa Mesa, Calif. during the opening weekend of the OC Fair, July 10-12, 2009.
Sanctioned as the National Championship by World Cup Skateboarding (www.wcsk8.com), the Maloof Money Cup (MMC) is the largest pursed event in the history of professional skateboarding with more than $450,000 in prize money.
We’ve been waiting for months to see what the women’s field would look like and yesterday, the competitors for the US Pro Women’s Street Championship at the 2009 MMC were announced. This year’s riders include:
Marisa Dal Santo
Last year, the inaugural event featured