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Starting on March 1st Europe’s oldest skateshop will change their brick and mortar shop into an online only platform. The ever changing world of retail  makes it clear once more that change is the only constant in life. One could look at it as the end of an era but we prefer to look at this   Read More …

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You would think that the government of Madrid would have more important issues to worry about with their slow economy and the Catalonian independence movement and all. Starting this Friday the 23rd of February skateboarding in the streets of Madrid will be illegal! This new law is part of the new Sustainable Mobility ordinance which seeks   Read More …

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Since it’s very first edition 14 years ago Winterclash has grown into one of the main rollerblading events in the world. In the weekend of 17th and 18th of February go on and visit Area51 skatepark to witness all the action of rollerblading’s legends and up-and-coming-kids ready to become your new heroes. Winterclash 2018 will be   Read More …

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Clear your schedule and pack your bags to join the 5 year anniversary party of the indoor Skatepark Utrecht! This saturday the 26th of January the partying mayhem should include hottubs & crusts, shots and karaoke. On to the next 5 years SPU, congratulations!

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Ira, Marius & Pieter reached out to the Jeugdjournaal because they want to skate but don’t have a proper place to do so in Amsterdam. Ivo from This Is Soul academy knew just what to do and took the kids out for a day of skating…

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Do you like looking at skateparks and have 5 minutes to spare? Go on and rate the Amsterdam skateparks! Once again we ask you to take a look at our skating infrastructure and give us your opinion. Did we miss a spot here? Please drop us a line at info[a]skatemates.nl so we can complete this   Read More …

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In the years around the millennium the skateboard scene in Amsterdam was in a deplorable state… the Third Floor skatepark had closed it’s doors, the Museumplein vert and miniramp were torn down and the Bridgeramp burnt to the ground because of a homeless person’s barbecue that got a little out of control… skateboarders were left   Read More …

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There’s a new skatepark in town! The Buikslotermeerplein in Amsterdam Noord now sports a temporary skatepark built by 2Move skateparks & Michael Groenewegen from NOORD skatepark. With the park measuring around 400m2 this is a nice little park for the people living in the Noord district. Two rounded quarterpipes are joined by a speedbump leading   Read More …

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Good things take time & wonderfull things usually take a little longer. After three years of planning and lobbying all the hard work has finally paid off: the indoor skatepark of Amsterdam will open it’s doors once again!!! Make sure to check out their Instagram account to get a sneek previews of the skatecourse, we   Read More …

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A new year, a new poll! We would like to know how you feel about the skateparks in Amsterdam. Please take out 5 minutes of your time and rate all 37 skateparks that our lovely city currently has. Thanks for scrolling, keep on rolling!    

Categories: Geen categorie