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Over the weekend we visited the Tinnell Memorial Sports Park in beautiful Lake Havasu City, Arizona for the First Annual CA PRO/AM Contest. Back when we designed this skate park, the city requested a park that would not only give the community an amazing and safe place to skate, but also bring tourism and help boost the local economy through events just like this.
This contest was put together by CA Productions, an event company under the CA family umbrella headed up by Jeff Jewett, which included an array of different events all wrapped up into one Spring Break Weekend. The event included Amateur Unsponsored and Sponsored contests with over 120 participants, a very properly named “Riot Race” around the flow-course section, and a “Bounty in the Bowl” contest that included a handful of very notable Amateur and … Read More »
Ozzie at Blue Tile Obsession, tells the story of how our rad design consultant, Lance Mountain, and the Lake Havasu Skate Park “Liver-heart shaped pool” came to be.
Click here to view the story! Photo cred: MRZ & Michael Burnett
Tomorrow is a big day for the community of Lake Havasu, Arizona! The Tinnell Memorial Sports Park (1400 S. Smoketree Ave. Lake Havasu, CA 86403) will open marking it to be the second SLS Certified Skate Plaza. Locals and visitors will get a once-in-a-lifetime chance to session an official SLS course alongside some of the world’s best skaters, including Shane O’Neill, Chaz Ortiz, and Manny Santiago, as well as SLS Founder Rob Dyrdek tomorrow at 10am. Below is a sneak peak of the new sports park! More images to come!
Today Joe from California Skateparks visited the Tinnell Memorial Sports Park (100 Park Avenue Lake Havasu, AZ) construction site to oversee the job progress. The Tinnell Memorial Sports park is dedicated to fallen and avid BMX rider, soldier Patrick Tinnell, and avid skateboarder, Colin. Both Patrick and Colin will have a special feature in the sports park to honor them both. Here Joe is assisting his construction team on the forming of the army helmet. Grand opening of this sports park will be on October 19th, 2013. More details coming soon!
Local Charity, Tinnell Memorial Sports Park Needs Area Support to Receive $250,000 Grant from Chase Community Giving
Area residents can make a huge impact by voting on Facebook
Lake Havasu City, AZ (September 6th – 19th 2012) – Tinnell Memorial Sports Park a non-profit working to raise the needed funds to build a new Skate/BMX facility to honor the memory of Fallen Soldier Spec. Patrick A. Tinnell, is competing with charities nationwide for grants ranging from $10,000 to $250,000 from the Chase Community Giving program. Residents can help ensure their success by simply voting for Tinnell Memorial Sports Park through the Chase Community Giving program on Facebook . CA Skateparks has recently been awarded this job that is scheduled to break ground on by the end of the year.
Through the utilization of social media networks, the Chase Community … Read More »