Tasman Leader : January 23rd 2014
36 THE TASMAN LEADER, JANUARY 23, 2014 Spills thrill in heat, dust Ladies, gents, boys and girls rolled up to Richmond’s Rodeo arena on Saturday to pit their skills against broncs, bulls and dusty sheep (or simply watch the action). Tasman Leader lensman Alden Williams captured the images. Race ready: Luke Barnett of Milton during the 2nd division saddle bronc. Tied up: Middlemarch’s Bruce Thomas during the open rope and tie event. Dust bowl: Geraldine’s Kate Haugh during the open barrel race. A-head: Nelson’s James Scott, 8, checks out a new soaka hat. Skatepark action More photos from the Tasman Skatepark Tour stop at Motueka Skatepark last Saturday from Alastair Paulin. See stories on pages4and 40. Shadowed: Dylan Boffa-Martin, 16, from Nelson, pulls off the first backflip of the day. Focused: Shawn Kempton, 16, from Richmond, on his way to third in the senior skateboard competition. High flyer: William Goodman, 13, from Richmond, the winner of the seniorBMX section, gets big air. Which way up? Mita Timpson, 18, from Richmond, the winner of the open scooter competition, bails out of a flip. Hot suit: Ben Short, 20, from Motueka, took third in the open skate section.
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