Our skate program provides an extensive and positive recreational experience for young people interested in small-wheel sports (skateboarding, scooting, BMX and rollerblading).
We have a dedicated skate team that have extensive experience in working with young people from a variety of backgrounds. Keep up to date by following us on Instagram under 'YDU.skate'
Our skate program covers:
Structured skateboarding training sessions suitable for skateboarders of all ages and skill levels.
Facilitation, and assistance in organizing competitions such as the Waurn Ponds Skate, Scoot and BMX.
Portable set of ramps, with 2 staff, available for hire at community events. Suitable for most indoor and outdoor spaces.
- Skate school holiday program
Various Skate/BMX/Scooter activities each school holidays, including competitions, tuition, excursions to Skate Parks and portable ramps at locations around Geelong.
- Skate committees
The Skate Program often runs committees who do things such as run events, assist in the design of new skate parks and assist in skate competitions. These committees run when needed, if you are interested in joining one of these, please contact us below.
- Skate newsletter
Free quarterly newsletter available by email only, listing all upcoming events and activities within the Skate Program.
There are a variety of skate park facilities for all skill levels of Skateboarders, Scooters and BMX riders in our municipality.
We strongly advise the wearing of appropriate safety gear when using its Skate Parks for any sporting activity. Compulsory wearing of helmets is enforced at all Skate/BMX/Scooter events.
Young people interested in receiving the Skate Newsletter or joining in activities can call the Skate Program Worker on 03 5272 5272.