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Skate School


Saturday, Sept 16 | 3pm-5pm
Sunday, Sept 17 | 1pm-3pm


Millennium Park
1220 9 Ave SW
Calgary, AB

Led by Academy Skateboards and The Compound, both respected names in the skateboarding community, our expert instructors bring years of experience and a passion for the sport. Through step-by-step lessons, we focus on teaching fundamental techniques, refining balance, mastering board control, and boosting confidence on wheels. Whether you’re a beginner or looking to take your skills to the next level, Skate School is your gateway to skateboarding mastery. Join us and embark on an exciting journey that will push your limits, unlock your potential, and make you part of the thriving skateboarding community.

Extra boards, helmets and pads will be on site and available to borrow.

Supported by: Government of AlbertaCity of CalgaryRed Bull, Funded by the Government of Canada