Posted on November 25th, 2014
We have finished construction on the Gilbert Lindsay Skate Park in Los Angeles, CA! This certified Street League Skate Park is replacing the old metal ramps that existed with a brand new all concrete skate plaza. The skate park is set to open early December 2014. Check back for the official opening date.
Posted on November 4th, 2014
Posted on October 23rd, 2014
The De Fremery Skate Park, aka Town Park, in West Oakland is getting some exciting new additions. Keith K-Dub Williams, founder of Town Park, has teamed up with Levi Strauss and California Skateparks to design and build these new concrete skate features. Levi’s is working with members of the local community who have grown up in and around Town Park and throughout West Oakland to help build the skate park. The knowledgeable California Skateparks crew will the lead the construction process and provide guidance for the Levi’s crew and volunteers.
Below are some construction progress photos. The Levi’s crew and local volunteers have been doing an amazing job!
Posted on October 21st, 2014
We are happy to announce we will be building the The Lynch Family Skate Park in Boston Massachusetts.
We are thrilled to invite you to the Lynch Family Skatepark Groundbreaking Ceremony! The groundbreaking will be held at DCR’s North Point Park (on the Skatepark Site) at 9:00 AM on Thursday, October 23rd.
The skate park site is located in East Cambridge beneath the ramps to the iconic Leonard P. Zakim Bunker Hill Memorial Bridge, adjacent to the North Bank Bridge, a newly constructed pedestrian bridge connecting North Point Park to Paul Revere Park in Charlestown. The “wheel-friendly” park is designed to accommodate skateboarders, BMX riders, and inline skaters and will include seating and access around the skate plaza for spectators who wish to watch the athletes in action. The skate park will have the capacity to support community clinics and events, as well as world-class competitions. In addition to being built on reclaimed industrial land, the skate park aims to maximize “green” elements throughout design and construction, including systems that promote the natural treatment of stormwater run-off, recycled and reclaimed building materials, native landscaping, and a construction-phase waste management and recycling planning.
Learn more about the project here.
Posted on October 20th, 2014
Our amazing construction crew has been working hard on the San Luis Obispo Skate Park. Below you can see the great progress we’ve made. The wave is ready for shotcrete, our CA metal fabricators are busy installing their features, the bowl is getting tiled and the flow section is nearly complete. This park is going to be INSANE!
Posted on October 1st, 2014
2014 Skateboarding World Championships Return to Kimberley South Africa to skate the California Skateparks built Kumba Skate Plaza.
California Skateparks built the permanent street course a few years back giving the local community a place to skate once the event is through. The skate plaza is still looking and skating great.
The best pro street skaters from the U.S. will join the top skateboarders from around the world to battle it out in Kimberley, South Africa October 2-5 for their share of the $500,000 prize purse, the largest single event prize purse in skateboarding. More than 30 countries will be represented in this year’s championships.
Nyjah Huston, last year’s street skateboarding world champion, along with other top U.S. pros, will battle the top skaters from around the world in a fast-paced, adrenaline packed contest that takes place on the state-of-the-art Kumba Skate Plaza. More than 30 countries have sent their best skaters to the world championships, including countries competing on the international stage for the first time: Turkey, Vietnam, Philippines, Namibia, Mauritius Islands and Malaysia.
Posted on September 29th, 2014
The design we created for the Kelseyville Skate and BMX Park in Lake County is intended to be a mix of both street and transition style elements, catering to riders of all different ability levels. The park features a variety of different transition features including bowl corners, hips, rolled edges and extensions as well as an abundance of street style stairs, ledges, and rails.
Posted on September 25th, 2014
We finished construction on the Bryce Buchholz BMX Park. All that is left are some finishing touches and a date to be set for the grand opening. Skaters and BMX-ers of Lancaster, New York get ready!
Posted on September 22nd, 2014
The Chula Vista Skate Park has recently been UPLOADED by Lunchables! California Skateparks has built an array of NEW skate features to give skaters more opportunity to learn new tricks and progress their skateboarding skills. Tomorrow, September 23, the features will be open to skate for the first time! Come out and enjoy the fun from 1:00pm – 3:00pm at Chula Vista Skate Park off 1301 Oleander Ave, Chula Vista, California 91911.
Posted on September 16th, 2014
We recently completed the final design of the Chino Valley Skate Plaza in Chino Valley, AZ. The design of the skate plaza has a huge array of skate feature allowing endless possibilities for street skaters. The design will allow skateboarders of all levels to enjoy and improve their skating.
The proposed park location, behind the community center at 1527 N Road 1 East, is the same site of the towns previous skate park, closed and demolished for safety reasons in the spring of 2012.