Pete Connolly (GBR) on a training run at Newton's PlaygroundPhoto- Marcus Rietema
Bathurst, Australia- Scott “Scoot” Smith earned the number one qualifying position today in qualifying for the Newton’s Playground IGSA World Cup Downhill Skateboard race in Bathurst, Australia. The Canadian set a time that was nearly a full second faster than second placed Ethan Lau of the United States.
Georg Klotzberg, Almabtrieb World Championships 2007
With competitor registrations to Newton’s Playground still coming in, it would seem that the inaugural gravity fuelled festival to be staged on Mount Panorama in under three weeks time has caught the attention of the gravity sporting elite from around the world.