Great skaters, great event |

Great skaters, great event

Dear Editor:I would like to thank the great sponsors and people who made the fourth annual Basalt Blow Out Skateboard Contest a huge success. Our sponsors provide great prizes and money to help run the event.Thanks to Casual Culture, Basalt Police Department, Camp Snowmass, Timbo’s Pizza, Colorado 500, Othello’s, D&E, Casuela, iPath, Shirt Stop and Mountain Madness. Many thanks to the volunteer judges; Carl Daveza, Corrie Stasino, Jake Musser, Kale Mitchell and Kyle Spear, and thanks to Linda Reynolds for helping with registration.Thanks to all the participants that provided the entertainment with their awesome skateboarding skills. And a huge thanks to Petar Kovacic for helping organize the event.Dorothy HowardBasalt Recreation Department