Myguel Pullman slides along a ledge during the skateboard competition on Saturday, Aug. 26. -image credit: Jim Elliot/Salmon Arm Observer

Skaters test their skills

The first-ever skateboard competition at the Salmon Arm Skatepark was held on Saturday

The first-ever skateboard competition at the Salmon Arm Skatepark was held on Saturday, Aug. 26.

Micah Karreman placed first in the runs portion of the contest with Myguel Pullman and Jeff Lytle finishing second and third.

Matthew Barnett won the best trick contest with Karreman and Bobby Wangler as runners-up.

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Levi Karreman ollies off a raised part of the Salmon Arm skatepark during the skateboard competition on Saturday, Aug. 26. -image credit: Jim Elliot/salmon arm observer

Micah Karreman slides along a rail during the skateboard competition on Saturday, Aug. 26. -image credit: Jim Elliot/Salmon Arm Observer

Jeff Lytle flips over a ramp at the Salmon Arm Skatepark on Saturday, Aug. 26. -image credit: Jim Elliot/Salmon Arm Observer

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