Youth Weekend Programs

Youth Weekend Programs

Learn with a group and grow together!


Skate The Foundry offers skateboard courses for both new and experienced youth skaters in the Fall, 2020!
Skateboarding is not only a fun sport, but great way to learn balance, body coordination, creativity and teamwork as well as becoming more patient and consistent to overcome their physical and mental strength!

Skate The Foundry’s Policy:
1. Once you complete a payment for a program, our programs are non-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.

Registration through our booking system (Wellness Living):
When creating an account with our booking system, please use a participant’s name and DOB for an account. Email address and phone number can be yours (parents/guardians). Some programs have age restrictions in the system so you won’t be able to see the availability or the schedule if parents/guardians are signed in with their DOBs.

When having trouble signing in:
1. Clear your browser/cookies histories, and try to sign in again.
2. Use a private browser to sign in.
3. If you still can’t sign in, please do not hesitate to email us (SkateTheFoundry@gmail.com).


COVID-19 Health & Safety Policy:
1. Please self isolate for 14 days upon return to PA if you have traveled to the states on Travel Quarantine List before coming to our camp. 
2. All instructors, skaters and their families will be asked to wear clean masks the entire time.
3. Masks must have ear loops or ties that go around the ear or go over the head in order to stay well in the camper’s face. We are not accepting a bandana or a neck cover/gaiter.
4. The instructor will make sure everyone takes enough water break throughout the club to avoid heat exhaustion, however, please have them drink plenty of fluid before coming to the club.
5. If a skater isn’t following this rule, the parent/guardian will be asked to pick them up early. We are not able to have them back if this behavior keeps occurring another class. Skate The Foundry has a right not to issue a refund/credit for this program if this occurs.

Disclaimer: As is the case with any public or outside facility, you and the participant may be exposed to the COVID-19 Virus. The participant and your decision to skateboard and take a private skate lesson is made knowingly and voluntarily by you and the participant with full knowledge of this risk. If you and the participant disagree, do not schedule a private lesson. Otherwise, the participant and your participation in the skate lesson shall constitute a waiver, and will release Skate The Foundry from any and all liability with respect to exposure to the COVID-19 virus. 


What you need to bring:
1. Skateboard: If you don’t have a skateboard yet, we recommend getting a skateboard from local skate shops or from our online skate shop instead of Target, Walmart, Amazon and etc. Our instructor can bring your order to the location of the program when you purchase in advance. We would be happy to assist you about the size of the board and etc. 
2. Helmet.
3. Safety gear (Knee/elbow pads and wrist guards).
4. Water bottle.

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2020 Fall Programs
Registration is OPEN now!

Sabine Park in Narberth – Saturday ProgramsVisit Here

Schedule: Saturdays
Location: Friends of Sabine Park, Narberth PA 19072.
Level & Class: Multiple options available on Saturdays.


Kids Sunday 6 Week Course (Age 6 – 8) – FULL

Good fit for: skaters that are newer to park skateboarding and are motivated to learn the building blocks of skating ramps. The skaters will work on a trick together as a group, then “Free Skate” at the last 15 mins of each class will be a time where they can skateboard whatever they want while the instructor gives tips as well as making sure everyone skates safely.

Date: 6 Sundays – October 25, November 1, 8, 15, 22, and 29.
Time: 1pm – 2pm
Location: Paine’s Park
Age: 6 – 8 year olds.
Experience: Beginner – Intermediate. If you never skateboard before, a few private lessons with us before joining this course is required.
Spots: 6 skaters max.
Rainy Day: The class will be held at our indoor skatepark located at 888 N. 40th Street Philadelphia, PA 19104.
Tuition: $150 – registration will be open on October 17th.

Some tricks they will learn in this course:
1. B/S & F/S Kickturn.
2. Carving & Pumping.
3. Firecracker.
4. Nose-Stall.
5. Dropping in and more!


Tweens & Over – Sunday 6 Week Course (Age 9+) – FULL

Good fit for: skaters that are newer – intermediate to park skateboarding and are motivated to learn the building blocks of skating ramps. Skaters that want to meet friends to skate with, and skaters who are looking for a mix of guided instruction and practice time. The skaters will work on a trick together as a group, then “Free Skate” at the last 15 mins of each class will be a time where they can skateboard whatever they want while the instructor gives tips as well as making sure everyone skates safely.

Date: 6 Sundays – October 25, November 1, 8, 15, 22, and 29
Time: 2:15pm – 3:15pm
Location: Paine’s Park*
Age: 9+ year olds.
Experience: Beginner – Intermediate. If you never skateboard before, please take a few private lessons with us before joining this course.
Spots: 6 skaters max.
Rainy Day: The class will be held at our indoor skatepark located at 888 N. 40th Street Philadelphia, PA 19104.
Tuition: $150 – registration will be open on October 17th.

Some tricks they will learn in this course:
1. B/S & F/S Kickturn.
2. Firecracker.
3. Nose-Stall & Nose-Slide.
4. Wallride.
5. Shove-its & Ollies on a flat ground and on ramps.
6. Manual and more!


Venture Sesh – Sunday 6 Week Course (Age 9+) – FULL

Good fit for: skaters who skate at intermediate/advanced levels and are interested in “street skating.” Skaters who take this course must be comfortable skateboarding with lots of speed, and love exploring the city while skateboarding. This course will meet up at Roman Catholic River Field (the parking lot right next to Paine’s Park), and the skaters within the class will travel by board on the Schuylkill River trail to explore “skate spots” around Llyod Hall, Boat House Row, Schuykill Banks Boardwalk, the Art Museum, and other fun spots around Paine’s Park. While exploring, skaters will learn flat ground tricks, such as kick-flips, varial flips, 360 flips as they cruise around to different skate spots.

Helpful Hints:
Street Skateboarding and Skate Spots – Street Skating is a discipline which focuses on flatground tricks, grinds, slides and aerials within urban environments and public spaces. Street Skaters meet, skate and hang out, in and around urban areas referred to as “Skate Spots” or “Spots.” 

Age Group: 9+ year old
Date: 6 Sundays – October 25, November 1, 8, 15, 22, and 29.
Rain Date: If it rains, the session will be canceled and the make up session will be offered in December.
Time: 1:30pm – 3:00pm 
Location: Roman Catholic at River Field – drop off and pick up.
Session Size: 5 skaters
Tuition: $250
Levels: Intermediate – must be able to ollie while moving & must be able to ride comfortably with speed.  

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