Skate The Foundry's Holiday Skateboard Camp on November 7th, 2023
Looking for a fun and rewarding activity for your child to do during the holidays? Consider sending them to Skate The Foundry's Holiday Skate Camp on November 7th, 2023! Our camp is open to skaters aged 7-13 and runs from 9am to 3pm. The day camp tuition is $120.
Why choose Skate The Foundry for your child's holiday skateboarding camp?
- Our experienced and qualified instructors will teach your child the fundamentals of skateboarding in a safe and fun environment.
- Our private indoor skateparks are perfect for beginners and experienced skaters alike.
- Our Elkins Park camps offer the unique opportunity to skate both indoors and outdoors at the nearby Wall Park Skatepark.
- Your child will have a full day of fun, learning, and new friendships.
What will your child learn at Skate The Foundry holiday skateboarding camp?
- The basics of skateboarding, including how to stand on a board, push off, and turn.
- More advanced skills, such as how to drop in, ollie, and kickflip.
- How to skate safely and avoid injuries.
- Skateboarding etiquette and sportsmanship.
What does your child need to bring to skateboarding camp?
- A skateboard
- A helmet
- Knee pads
- Elbow pads
- Wrist guards
- Comfortable clothing and shoes
Additional benefits of skateboarding
Skateboarding is more than just a fun activity. It also offers a number of benefits for kids, including:
- Improved physical fitness: Skateboarding is a great way to get exercise and improve your overall physical fitness. It requires you to use all of your major muscle groups, including your legs, core, and arms.
- Increased coordination and balance: Skateboarding helps to improve your coordination and balance. This is because you need to be able to coordinate your movements and maintain your balance while riding a skateboard.
- Enhanced problem-solving skills: Skateboarding can help to improve your problem-solving skills. This is because you constantly need to figure out how to navigate obstacles and land tricks.
- Boosted confidence and self-esteem: Skateboarding can help to boost your confidence and self-esteem. This is because it is a challenging activity that requires practice and perseverance. When you learn a new trick or land a difficult line, it feels great and gives you a sense of accomplishment.
- Increased creativity: Skateboarding is a creative activity that allows you to express yourself. You can learn different tricks and create your own unique style.
- Expanded social circle: Skateboarding is a great way to meet new people and make new friends. This is because it is a social activity that is often done in groups.
Skateboarding is a fun and rewarding activity that offers a number of benefits for kids. If you are looking for a holiday activity for your child, consider sending them to Skate The Foundry's Holiday Skate Camp on November 7th, 2023. Our camp is open to skaters aged 7-13 and offers a variety of benefits, including physical activity, skill development, confidence building, socialization, improved mental health, increased creativity, and enhanced social skills.
Here are some additional tips for parents:
Make sure your child is wearing all of the necessary safety gear, including a helmet, knee pads, elbow pads, and wrist guards. Encourage your child to drink plenty of water throughout the day. Take breaks throughout the day, especially if your child is new to skateboarding. Be patient and supportive. Learning to skateboard takes time and practice. Most importantly, have fun! Skateboarding is a great way to get exercise, learn new skills, and make new friends.