skatepark

Council supports update of ordinance in anticipation of new skatepark

Council supports update of ordinance in anticipation of new skatepark

Council also opts not to put city attorney’s contract out to bid

Alex Road Skatepark opens to 300 skateboarders in Oceanside

Alex Road Skatepark opens to 300 skateboarders in Oceanside

OCEANSIDE — The long-awaited Alex Road Skatepark opened to 300 skateboarders on Aug. 30.

YMCA skatepark renovated with variety in mind

YMCA skatepark renovated with variety in mind

ENCINITAS — Skaters took turns swooping down a 9-foot quarterpipe. With the speed from the drop, some hopped onto a rail and slid across it. Others chose to launch off a ramp on the opposite end of the street course. A few of them caught air, grabbed their boards and landed cleanly.

Kids earn chance to skate with pros

Kids earn chance to skate with pros

ENCINITAS — “If you told me four years ago my son would be on a skateboard in San Diego with Tony Hawk and Neal Mims, I would’ve told you that was pretty far-fetched,” said Michael Tobin.