Professional skaters break in the new 15,000-square-foot skate park next to RFK Stadium, competing to win a spot in the Maloof Money Cup World Championships in South Africa.
Sept. 3, 2011Keegan Sauder performs a 360-degree flip at the new skate park next to RFK Stadium in Washington. He is one of nearly 50 skaters competing for 16 spots in the Maloof Money Cup World Skateboarding Championships, held Sept. 30 through Oct. 2 in South Africa.Tracy A. Woodward/THE WASHINGTON POST
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