Iowa Ruckus

Lauridsen Skatepark,
Des Moines, IA



Ruckus Flyer

Get ready for The Iowa Ruckus, an aggressive inline event to showcase the best talent in blading!

Skaters from all over the country assemble each year in Des Moines, Iowa for the annual Iowa Ruckus hosted at the incredible Lauridsen Skatepark. The park alone is the event and the destination. It is the largest public skatepark in the United States and the obstacles there are what blading dreams are made of!

The first Iowa Ruckus saw 31 competitors battle it out for $2000 in prize money. Since then, we've seen a growth in attendence and participation. We've witnessed the best bladers from around the country (and the world) compete for first place. Join us, to watch it all go down. Bring your blades; we're excited to see you there!

  • Only $20 to Compete
  • Free to spectate
  • Cash Donations Welcome!
  • Quad Skaters Bowl Jam Event
  • Food Truck - Lachele's
  • World class blading talent

2022 Results

1st Place

Michael Fromling

2nd Place

Brad Magnuson

3rd Place

David Flores

Best Trick(s)

David Flores

Chase Linzmeyer

Race Winner

Ethan Knight