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
Rider limit 150

Track info

Findhills Trackinfo for Keeping it High 2017 on Findhills

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.Zak Mills-GoodwinAUOpen skateboard 
2.Cameron HancockAUOpen skateboard 
3.Abdil MahdzanMYLuge 
4.Elissa MahNZOpen skateboardWomen
5.Taejoo ParkKRMasters 
6.Daniel EngelUSOpen skateboard 
7.Dale SmithAUOpen skateboard 
8.Harry ClarkeAUOpen skateboard 
9.Sungji AhnKROpen skateboard 
10.Sylvia Mena CortésCRWomen 
11.Benjamin HayAUOpen skateboardMasters
12.Mauritz ArmfeltSEOpen skateboard 
13.Peter Fritz SiasonPHOpen skateboardMasters
14.Monddy Duane CuachonPHOpen skateboardMasters
15.Api IhaiaNZOpen skateboard 
16.James ViloriaPHOpen skateboard 
17.Vince VazquezPHOpen skateboard 
18.Earl LicopPHOpen skateboard 
19.Jaime de LangePHOpen skateboard 
20.Caloy SambranoPHOpen skateboardMasters
21.Ronald SarinasPHOpen skateboard 
22.Abigail ViloriaPHOpen skateboardWomen
23.Tomas RomualdezPHOpen skateboard 
24.John Paul GatpandanPHOpen skateboard 
25.Enrique Chino PadinPHOpen skateboardJuniors
26.Sebastian ChancoPHOpen skateboardJuniors
27.Mario Nathaniel UmaliPHOpen skateboardLuge
28.Zuzana BeranováCZOpen skateboardWomen
29.Max MandlAUOpen skateboard 
30.Douglas SilvaBROpen skateboard 
31.Tiago MohrBROpen skateboard 
32.Robert BurnsHKOpen skateboardJuniors
33.Kim CatinaPHOpen skateboard 
34.Zen RastaAULuge 
35.Jerson FloresPHOpen skateboard 
36.Julia BarklowUSWomen 
37.Jort SwitijnkNLOpen skateboard 
38.Sunghoon ChoiCAOpen skateboard 
39.Nicolas RaynerAUOpen skateboard 
40.Santiago EspecheAROpen skateboard 
41.Taylor CookNZJuniors 
42.Glenn PalilioPHOpen skateboard 
43.Mitch ThompsonAUOpen skateboard 
44.Tim WhiteAUOpen skateboard 
45.Joaquin RomeroPHOpen skateboard 

Riders p/nationality

  • PH - 18
  • AU - 10
  • NZ - 3
  • KR - 2
  • US - 2
  • BR - 2
  • NL - 1
  • SE - 1
  • HK - 1
  • CA - 1
  • CR - 1
  • CZ - 1
  • AR - 1
  • MY - 1

Riders p/category

  • Open skateboard - 39
  • Women - 5
  • Masters - 5
  • Juniors - 4
  • Luge - 3

There are riders from 14 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.