Private Lessons with Robin McGuirk.

Contact for Appointment: robskey@gmail.com

Availability: Year round by appointment.  All ages and skill levels welcome.

Cost: $40 per hour

I specialize in teaching the safety and skills needed to become a successful rider.   As well as setting up riders of all ages and styles with the right gear for them.  I am your complete longboarding resource and guide, always happy to help!  Read below for more info for up to date info on my Longboarding Classes and Video.

Student Discounts: All students from my classes or private lessons can receive a student discount of 10% on any longboard gear such as a complete board setup customized just for your size and needs.  Students also receive a 10% discount on any safety gear such as helmets, slide gloves, and pads at Daddies Board Shop retail store in Portland by letting them know you are a student of mine.

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 2019:  April 3 – May 15 

Summer Term 2019:  July 17 – August 28 – Registration Page

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.  Ages 16 and up.

20 student max class size.

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

Longboarding 101 Class – Mt.Tabor Portland, OR

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

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