Shred The North’s annual explosion of all things skateboarding in the North East!
It’s only the 6TH one as well. Thanks to everyone for making this happen!!!
Here’s the break down:
11:15am – 12:15am
Kid’s (5-11 yrs old) session – £3.50
The very excellent 4Motion Darlington skate coaches will be on hand to offer expert skateboard tuition for all the would be rippers out there. Tryin’ To Ride A Skateboard and yours truly (both Skateboard England certified skate coaches, will be on hand to make sure there is enough help to go round.
12:30pm – 2pm
Kid’s (5-11 yrs old) Jam – £4
This will be a chance for all the little ones to show us what they’ve got in this open jam session. The emphasis is on fun and progression (and stickers ….. cos we all love stickers). And maybe some swag for the little rippers too.
2pm – 6pm
Main jam session (All Ages) – £7
You know the score by now but for the uninitiated, it goes something like this:
skateboarding, music, food, shouting into a microphone, skateboarding, music, food, more shouting, some tea, wincing at slams, marveling at near misses, eyes popping out at top notch skateboarding, clapping, more skateboarding, more music, more laughs, banter with everyone, prizes, more skateboarding, more tea, (in no particular order).
2pm – 8pm
All Day!! – £10
Same but with an extra 2 hours of a chilled skateboard session for those who have the stamina for it.
YouTube megastar Claudius Vertesi will be at 4Motion Skatepark on Saturday 21st December 2019 as part of his winter, meet and greet tour. Doors open at 12noon and this is a scooter only event till 5pm. Tickets are £20
Claudius will also have his merchandise on sale at the skatepark during his visit and will as always be filming for his YouTube channel!
Buy your tickets in advance to avoid any disappointment. All riders will have the opportunity to meet Claudius, get stuff signed and photos, This will be done in time slots as listed and based on your ticket number, first tickets purchased have the first autograph block and so on.
Claudius will be in the building from 1pm!
Schedule for the day as follows.
12noon- Doors open, general ride session
1pm-1:45pm Riding, Filming, Demo, Games with Claudius
1:45pm-2:30pm Signing 0-40 number
2:15-3pm Signing 41-80 number
3pm-3.30pm Signing 80-Rest
3.30-4pm Riding, Filming with Claudius (this can vary based on signing, so may start later and finish by 5pm)
(times are a guide)
Tickets can be purchased at the skatepark or by phone (01325 460550) with card payment. If you are ringing the skatepark please be aware we can’t always get to the phone if the skatepark is busy.