Soon to Open: A Skate Park in Cainta, Rizal
Get ready to do that ollie.
Looks like we'll have a few more skateboarders like Margielyn
Skateboarders have long lobbied for an exclusive space where they can practice their tricks. So far, the country has five popular skate parks: Palaboy Skate Camp and Lapu-Lapu Skate Park, both in Cebu; CamSur Skate Park in Bicol; CoG - Center of Gravity Skate Park in Pampanga; and Mountain Dew Skate Park in Circuit, Makati. But due to the lack of special places where skateboarders can practice or perform, they often just make the most out of the available spots here in the Metro at the risk of being scolded (or worse, shoeed away) by police officers.
"[Skateboarding] is big, not just in the Philippines, not just in Asia, but in the entire world," 19-year-old
This story originally appeared on Fhm.com.ph. Minor edits have been made by the Spot.ph editors.