On Sunday, July 30, CCS held a best trick contest for the grand opening of their first-ever retail store. The store is located in Portland, Oregon and the contest was a jam session with $2,000 in cash prizes.

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Mini checks, in honor of the mini stair set. Photo: Matt Reyes

But that’s not all. The jam went down on a mini replica of the world famous El Toro High. In this case, it was referred to as El Torrito High.

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Contest winner, Austin Thongvivong with a Backside Overcrook. Photo: Matt Reyes

Related: CCS to open its flagship store in Portland, Oregon

Transworld SKATEboarding live streamed the event, giving skaters everywhere a chance to watch their peers earn cash and free products from more than 25 brands. The grand prize winner received a miniature check.

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Austin Thongvivong getting his tiny check Photo: Matt Reyes

All in all, the interactive event served as a successful launch to the newly rebranded retail space, and it’s cool to see CCS taking a creative approach to their operations.

CCS Team Rider Aaron "Jaws Homoki" Hardflip Photo: Matt Reyes

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