Go Big for Good Cause: Go Big Project Inc. Final Cut Skate Contest in Truckee | SierraSun.com

Go Big for Good Cause: Go Big Project Inc. Final Cut Skate Contest in Truckee

Emma Garrard/Sierra SunEmma Garrard/Sierra SunZach Harbison of Truckee skates in the halfpipe during the Go Big Project at Donner Ski Ranch Saturday. The event, featuring live music, skate contest, downhill mountain bike demo food and drinks, portions of the proceeds will benefit the Northern Nevada Chapter of the Make-A-Wish Foundation.

The Go Big Project Inc. is a Tahoe-based production company specializing in action sport films and events. Their films and segments have covered professional athletes, competitions and groundbreaking athletic feats. As the owners and developers of TheGoBigChannel.com, their video on-demand action sports site, they are a leader of Internet television (ITV) development.The Go Big Project Inc. mission is to support and promote the growth of the action sports industry and community. The Athletes andamp; Filmers With A Cause Foundation works hand in hand with non-profit organizations to produce original action sport and music charity events. The Go Big Project Inc. is an environmentally conscious corporation.On Oct. 4, the Go Big Project hosts the Final Cut Skate Contest at the Truckee Skate Park. Skaters will session the park from noon to sunset and compete for a chance to win a pro contract with Khiro Skateboards. Winners will be decided in the editing room. The entire session will be filmed and the movie will be premiered a week later revealing the winners. All competitors will receive a DVD of the movie and a chance to win a Khiro skate setup, score some sick shwag, and chill with X Games skate gold medalist Mako Urabe. Along with a raffle, a portion of the proceeds will benefit the Northern Nevada Chapter of The Make a Wish Foundation. For more info and sponsorship opportunities go to thegobigchannel.com or email thegobigproject@tahoe.com