Skateboard image wins monthly photo contest


The Maui News

A skateboard picture is the winner of The Maui News Sports Photo contest for June, with Mike Yamasaki of Lahaina claiming the prize for his shot during the “Rumble in the Jungle” contest that took place June 3 in Haiku.

Yamasaki posted the image on Instagram — taken from a video, it shows Corey Harrison going airborne off the edge of the bowl.

The photo contest takes place each month, and entries are being accepted for July. Images can be submitted on social media by using the hashtag #MNcontest or including @mauinewssports in the caption or comments, or by emailing Winners receive a three-month subscription to The Maui News.

Official rules are printed periodically in The Maui News, and also can be found at