Akron Skatepark

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166 S High St

Akron, OH 44308

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  • Opened September 15, 2001 at a cost of $332,140
  • Designed with the help of a Skateboard Committee of 10-15 skateboarders, of various skill levels, ranging in age from 12-20
  • Covers 19,000 square feet of fiberglass reinforced concrete
  • Features areas tailored to beginner, intermediate, and advanced skaters which include:
    • a 4 sided pyramid for stunts positioned in the middle
    • a large bowl sinking to a depth of 7 feet
    • a 65 foot snake roll leading into the bowl
    • a smaller bowl with a depth of 5 1/2 feet
    • a spine
    • stairs
    • ledges
    • rails
    • quarter pipes
  • No charge, year round, weather permitting
  • Safety equipment is recommended
  • Skate at your own risk
Skatepark Rules
  1. NO PUSHING, SHOVING, OR FIGHTING
  2. NO FOOD, DRINK, OR SMOKING
  3. NO SKATING AGAINST TRAFFIC
  4. NO BICYCLES, SCOOTERS, OR MOTORIZED VEHICLES
  5. DO NOT PROCEED DOWN RAMPS OR PIPES UNTIL CLEAR
  6. THIS PARK WAS DESIGNED FOR SKATEBOARDERS AND IN-LINE SKATERS ONLY
  7. KNOW YOUR ABILITY - BE SAFE
  8. THIS IS AN UNSUPERVISED PARK - SKATE AT YOUR OWN RISK!

USE OF THE FOLLOWING EQUIPMENT IS RECOMMENDED:

  • HELMETS
  • PADS (ELBOW, KNEE, & HIP)
  • WRIST GUARDS
Source

ci.akron.oh.us

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