Skateboard with Skate Like a Girl 2022

Pier 62 | Free
Thursday August 11, 3–7 pm
Thursday August 18, 3–7 pm
Thursday August 25, 3–7 pm
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We're transforming Pier 62 into a skate park in August, starting August 11! Roll over for free skate, or come early for skateboarding clinics, courtesy of Skate Like A Girl 3pm‑4pm.

Ages 7 yrs+

Three Thursdays in August, we’re transforming Pier 62 into a skate park! Roll on over to enjoy multiple skate features from Seattle Skate Features, a youth-led local company.

Skate Clinics 3pm-4pm: Roll over to Pier 62 for free skate clinics by Skate Like a Girl, open to all genders and designed for everyone who wants to learn or improve their skateboarding. Whether it’s learning how to push and cruise, drop-in, ollie, or even do flip tricks!

Registration for clinics is first come, first serve; clinics have a limit of 20 participants. To ensure your place, please arrive 20 minutes early to complete the sign-in sheet, waivers, and ensure gear fit prior to the lesson start.

Free Skate 4pm-7pm: An open free skate session will be available for all ages and abilities with no formal instruction. Just show up and drop in! If you have gear, please bring it. Helmets required for all participants. Hosts will provide gear to those who need it. No capacity limit restrictions for free skate attendance. There is no capacity limit for free skate time, but participants still need to sign a waiver. Please arrive early to complete a waiver.

General Requirements: signed waivers (provided on-site); masks are optional. It is recommended for participants to bring their helmets, pads, and skateboards whenever possible.  To safely participate, participants should be injury-free and in reasonably good health. Children must participate with an adult, with no drop-offs.

Location: Pier 62

Clinic Limit: 20 per class

Free Skate Limit: no capacity limit

Class recommended for: Ages 7+ years

Price: Free

Also on site Thursdays in August: Pop-up Markets at Pier 62.

Skate Like a Girl Clinic on Pier 62. Photo by Maria Reyna 2021.

Thursday, August 11

  • Skate Clinic: 3pm – 4pm
  • Free Skate: 4pm – 7pm

Thursday, August 18

  • Skate Clinic: 3pm – 4pm
  • Free Skate: 4pm – 7pm

Thursday, August 25

  • Skate Clinic: 3pm – 4pm
  • Free Skate: 4pm – 7pm

Created in Partnership with

Skate Like a Girl is a nonprofit organization empowering individuals, especially young women and trans people, to become strong, confident leaders who promote and implement equity through the vehicle of skateboarding. They believe that skateboarding is a tool to build confidence, resilience, and foster inclusive community. Their mission is to create an inclusive community by promoting confidence, leadership, and social justice through the sport of skateboarding.

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