An introductory course for kids with little to no skateboarding experience. These classes focus on fundamentals.
This introductory course is geared towards developing skateboarding fundamentals, including awareness, balance, and compression while on the board. Beginning skaters will learn to push, turn, and pump on the board while improving their riding skill. The curriculum places emphasis on safety and includes instruction on proper falling technique.
Ages: 8+ years old
Prerequisite: No previous experience required.
Once per week: $100 per month
Sample Skills Learned
- Kick turns
- Basic grinding
Advancement to the Intermediate class requires acquisition of basic skateboarding skills from the Beginning Class. In addition, skateboarders must demonstrate proper body position and comfort on the board. Advancement is based on the instructors discretion.
Duration: 55 minutes
Location: Golden Bear Skate Park (25 Sports Ln – beyond the tennis courts)
|Tuesday||4:00 p.m. – 4:55 p.m.||Register|
|Wednesday||5:30 p.m. – 6:25 p.m.||Register|
4:00 p.m. – 4:55 p.m.
5:30 p.m. – 6:25 p.m.
10:00 a.m. – 10:55 a.m.
11:30 a.m. – 12:25 p.m.
- Payment Process
Cal Skateboarding requires payment of fees through our automatic charge program. Charges to your credit card will be posted during the first week of the month. Charges will continue until you have notified CAL SKATEBOARDING in writing (via email) that you wish to discontinue your participation in our program. Changes must be made by the first of the month to avoid being charged for the next month. To cancel, send an email to us at: email@example.com.
Weekend classes are very popular and in high demand. Our calendar is based on a year-round average of 4 classes per month. If Saturday or Sunday classes fall below this average, there will be no refunds. We will arrange make-ups if space is available.
A registration fee is applied to each class. If you want to transfer classes please email firstname.lastname@example.org to avoid the fee. This is a non-refundable fee.
- Class Availability
Every Cal Skateboarding class is subject to cancellation due to low enrollment. If your class is being canceled, you will be contacted and given options to transfer. If you have any questions, please email email@example.com.
If you are interested in a class that is full, please email firstname.lastname@example.org to be placed on the waitlist. If a spot opens, you will be informed via email.
- Cal Skateboarding Make-Up Policy
Make-ups are provided as a courtesy to our customers if there is space available. Make-ups must be scheduled no more than 7 days in advance by emailing email@example.com. Make-ups are only available to currently enrolled clients. Participants must pick up an official make-up slip from the cashier on the first floor and give it to the teacher of the scheduled class. Drop-ins are not allowed. Cal Skateboarding does not offer credits or refunds.
- Weekend Classes
Weekend classes are very popular and in high demand. Our calendar is based on a year-round average of 4 classes per month. If Saturday or Sunday classes fall below the average, there will be no refunds. We will arrange make-ups if space is available.