Adult Classes

Looking for a fun, friendly environment to motivate and challenge you?
You can meet new friends for your skate crew with our adult skateboarding classes.

Adult Beginner Course in West Philly

If you have ever thought about picking up a skateboard, either again or for the first time, this Adult Beginner Course is for you! You will learn foot positioning, how to push, carve, tic-tac, kick-turn, skateboard etiquette, and more. At the end of this course, you will have a new skate crew of fellow class members, and the confidence to skateboard at any public skatepark!

Location: Skate The Foundry – West Philly (888 N. 40th Street Philadelphia, PA 19104)
Time: 12:15PM – 1:15PM
Class Size: 6 skaters max (Minimum of 3 skaters are needed to run this course).
Make up class: 50% OFF a 60 minute private 1-on-1 lesson of $35.00 when you miss a class (limit 1). No other make up class is available when a skater misses a session. *Note: Lesson must be scheduled during the duration of the course*
Check-in: Please arrive at the time of program starts.
Requirement: Must be over the age of 18. Must wear a helmet during the class. Equipment may be rented for STF ($5 for skateboard, $5 for helmet & pads). You can purchase equipment at our West Philly or Elkins Park locations.
Additional Perks: FREE Open Skate admission on Wednesday evenings (5pm-9pm) to practice newly learned skills and meet other adult beginner skaters.

Round 3: 8 Sundays – 2/5, 2/12, 2/19, 2/26, 3/5, 3/12, 3/19, 3/26
Tuition: $280 / Members save up to 35%
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Round 4: 8 Sundays – 4/9, 4/16, 4/23, 4/30, 5/7, 5/14, 5/21, 5/28
Tuition: $280 / Members save up to 35%
Register Here

Adult Beginner Bowl Course in West Philly

Within this course, beginner skaters will learn how to drop-in, build speed by pumping, carve frontside and backside. More experienced beginners will learn how to slash coping, tail stall and switch carve. We know that everyone learns at different speeds, and the instructor will be able to teach beginners at different levels simultaneously during this course. For this course, skaters are required to have one of the following:

1. Taken our Adult Beginner Course.
2. Have a minimum of 6 months skateboard experience.
3. Can drop in on a 3ft quarter pipe or bank ramp.
Not sure if you are ready for this class? Contact us at skatethefoundry@gmail.com or call us at 267-410-6562

Location: Skate The Foundry – West Philly (888 N. 40th Street Philadelphia, PA 19104)
Time: 9:00AM – 10:00AM
Class Size: 6 skaters max (Minimum of 3 skaters are needed to run this course).
Make up class: 50% OFF a 60 minute private 1-on-1 lesson of $35.00 when you miss a class (limit 1). No other make up class is available when a skater misses a session. *Note: Lesson must be scheduled during the duration of the course* 
Check-in: Please arrive at the time of program starts.
Requirement: Must be over the age of 18. Must wear a helmet during the class. Must have your own equipment (skateboard, helmet, and safety gear). Equipment may be rented for STF ($5 for skateboard, $5 for helmet & pads). You can purchase equipment at our West Philly or Elkins Park locations.
Additional Perks: FREE Open Skate admission on Wednesday evenings (5pm-9pm) to practice newly learned skills and meet other adult beginner skaters.

Round 3: 8 Saturdays – 2/4, 2/11, 2/18, 2/25, 3/4, 3/11, 3/18, 3/25
Tuition: $280 / Members save up to 35%
Register Here

Round 4: 8 Saturdays – 4/8, 4/15, 4/22, 4/29, 5/6, 5/13, 5/20, 5/27
Tuition: $280 / Members save up to 35%
Register Here

Adult Trick Course in West Philly

Can you skateboard comfortably on the street and the ramps, and would like to learn some new tricks to step up your skateboarding skills? If your answer is yes, this course is for you! Within this course, you will learn how to ollie, pop shove-it, and frontside 180, and more!

Tricks covered in the class are:
Flat ground: Ollies, 180 Ollie, Shove It, Kickflips, other flat ground tricks.
Ledge/Rail: Nose stall, nose slide, boardslide.
Ramp tricks: BS/FS Kick turns, drop-ins, rock-to-fakie.
If you have a trick(s) in mind that you would like to learn, let the instructor know and we will teach you!

Location: Skate The Foundry – West Philly (888 N. 40th Street Philadelphia, PA 19104)
Time: 2:00PM – 3:00PM
Class Size: 6 skaters max (Minimum of 3 skaters are needed to run this course).
Make up class: 50% OFF a 60 minute private 1-on-1 lesson of $35.00 when you miss a class (limit 1). No other make up class is available when a skater misses a session. *Note: Lesson must be scheduled during the duration of the course*
Check-in: Please arrive at the time of program starts.
Requirement: Must be over the age of 18. Must wear a helmet during the class. Must have your own equipment (skateboard, helmet, and safety gear). Equipment may be rented for STF ($5 for skateboard, $5 for helmet & pads). You can purchase equipment at our West Philly or Elkins Park locations.
Additional Perks: FREE Open Skate admission on Wednesday evenings (5pm-9pm) to practice newly learned skills and meet other adult beginner skaters.

Round 3: 8 Sundays – 2/5, 2/12, 2/19, 2/26, 3/5, 3/12, 3/19, 3/26
Tuition: $280 / Members save up to 35%
Register Here

Round 4: 8 Sundays – 4/9, 4/16, 4/23, 4/30, 5/7, 5/14, 5/21, 5/28
Tuition: $280 / Members save up to 35%
Register Here

Adult Beginner Course in Elkins Park

**We will offer this course in January 2022** – OR if you have 2 or more people interested, we will run the class sooner!




Skate The Foundry’s Policy:
1. Once you complete a payment for a program, our programs are non-cash-refundable under any circumstances.
2. If Skate The Foundry needs to cancel a class/programs for any reasons, a portion credit towards future programs may be available. There will be no refund available under any circumstances.
3. No make-up classes for missed days available, BUT you can receive 50% OFF a 60 minute private 1-on-1 lesson of $35.00 when you miss a class (limit 1). *Note: Lesson must be scheduled during the duration of the course*
4. $20 Registration Fee is included in the tuition. The Registration Fee is NOT transferable or creditable. 
For more information, See Sales & Refunds Here.