Lessons

Private Lessons

Contact for Appointment: robskey@gmail.com
503-680-0457

Availability: Year round by appointment.

Cost – $40 per hour

Longboarding 101 Classes

Longboarding 101 Class at Mt.Tabor in Portland, OR.
Longboarding 101 Class at Mt.Tabor in Portland, OR.

Longboarding 101 Classes through Portland Community College PCC.edu

Location – Mt.Tabor

Spring Term 2017:  April 5 – May 10  (Registration opens online March 8th.  20 student max.)

Direct PCC Registration Link – Longboarding 101 Spring Term 2017

Summer Term 2017:  July 5 – August 16  (Registration opens online mid May.)

Class Description:

Learn the basics of longboard skateboarding: How to ride with control and safely slow down and stop.
Focus on downhill and sliding in a permitted group setting. All levels welcome.

Required gear: Longboard, Helmet, Slide Gloves.
Recommended gear: Knee and elbow pads, old pants and sweatshirt, skate shoes or shoes with flat flexible bottom.

 

Students learning the art of sliding at the top of the Soapbox hill at Mt.Tabor.

 

Students learning how footbrake to control speed and get comfortable riding close together.
Photo by Vince Ouano

 

Student learning how to slide to control speed. Photo by Vince Ouano