Skate Park

Glastonbury Skate Park (2143 Main Street)
Featuring Woodward skate equipment, the park boasts a 4’ half pipe, 2’, 3’ and 4’ quarter pipes, ramps, rails and wedges! All skaters visiting the park for the first time must sign and complete a waiver. Only skateboards and in-line skates permitted. All skaters MUST wear helmets. Other equipment is recommended, but optional. Skate Park opens for the season on Wednesday, April 24, 2019. FREE Admission.

Spring, Summer:   Wednesday-Sunday 3:00-6:00 p.m.
     *CLOSED Monday & Tuesday
               
Beginner Skate Lessons
(Skateboarders ONLY ages 5-7 years old)
New skaters or those with limited ability are taught basic skills including balance, position, stopping, turning, falling techniques and safety. All skaters MUST wear helmets. Other equipment is recommended, but optional. 

Skate Park
Beginner Skate            513001-BS

Fee:              $49/child
Meets:          Saturdays 9:00-9:45 a.m. 
Dates:           April 27-June 1
Location:       Skate Park (2143 Main Street)

Advanced Beginner Skate
(Skateboarders ONLY ages 7 and up)
Learn fundamentals and beginner maneuvers. 
Participants are taught how to properly ride each piece of equipment, proper falling techniques, 
balance and safety. As participants improve, airs, grinds, spins and tricks will be taught. All skaters MUST wear helmets. Other equipment is recommended, but optional. 

Skate Park
AdvancedB Skate        513001-AS

Fee:           $69/child
Meets:       Saturdays 9:45-10:45 a.m. 
Dates:        April 27-June 1
Location:    Skate Park (2143 Main Street)

Intermediate Skate
(Skateboarders ONLY ages 7 and up)
Learn advanced tricks and maneuvers. Skaters taking this level must have several years of skating experience. Proper technique will be stressed. 360’s, 180’s, Ollies, 50-50’s, Kickflips, Shuvits, Grabbed Airs, Topsides, Negatives, Torques, Technical Grinds and tricks will be taught and practiced. All skaters MUST wear helmets. Other equipment is recommended, but optional. 

Skate Park
Intermediate Skate                513001-IS

Fee:               $69/child
Meets:           Saturdays 10:45-11:45 a.m. 
Dates:            April 27-June 1
Location:        Skate Park (2143 Main Street)

Skate Competition
(All Ages)
Skaters from all towns can enter in either beginner, advanced beginner or intermediate categories. Beginners have limited experience, know basic skills and can ride the ramps without too much difficulty. Advanced Beginners can ride the ramps with ease, perform some airs, grinds and tricks and are beginning to work on aggressive moves. Intermediates can perform aggressive tricks, ollies, kickflips, grabbed airs, and technical grinds. The format of the event will be a JAM session. Skaters will be judged on technicality of tricks, fluidity, speed and style. Helmets are required. 

Skate Park
Beginner Comp Skate              513001-DD 
AdvancedB Comp Skate          513001-DE 
Interm Comp Skate                  513001-DF 

Fees:                  Competitors: $5 registration fee
                           Spectators: Free
Location:             Glastonbury Skate Park
Date:                   Saturday, June 8
Competition:       11:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. 
                            Park Open Until 6:00 p.m.