COURSES

XC are running courses for skateboarding and scootering. These courses are aimed at juniors who are beginners or those who want to learn new skills and tricks. The key elements of the courses are balance, control and confidence.

Skateboarding private lessons will cover:

  • Stance and positioning – learning what stance to adopt on the board and how to get from one stance to another safely and smoothly.
  • How to fall safely and bail out (absorbing the impact of collisions)
  • Pushing and stopping
  • Incorporating turns into riding (Carving and Kick-turns)
  • Learn to manual
  • Learn to Ollie
  • Explore other freestyle skills, including ‘finger flips’ and other diverse challenges
  • Fun skateboarding games and competitions

Scootering private lessons will cover:

  • Stance and positioning – learning what stance to adopt on the Scooter and how to get from one stance to another safely and smoothly.
  • How to fall safely and bail out (absorbing the impact of collisions)
  • Learn to do drop in
  • Learn to do tail whips and bri flips
  • Learn to use the ramps
  • Learn to use the ramps
  • For those with more experience learn to buttercup, double whip, double finger whips and much more!
PRIVATE LESSONS
Skateboarding / BMX private lessons 1:1 £30 per hour
2:1 £45 per hour
Scooter private lessons 1:1 £30 per hour
2:1 £45 per hour
For more information or to book please email: scooterlessons@sportspace.co.uk
or enquiries@thexc.co.uk

There is a minimum age of 8 years old applied to all skatepark activities apart from Saturday and Sunday mornings a 9-10am session is run for 4-7 year olds. All under 8’s must be accompanied by their parent or legal guardian.

All minors under the age of 18 must watch the XC Skatepark safety video with a parent or legal guardian, and fill in an online disclaimer before using XC facilities. Alternatively you will need to be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian on your first visit.

If it is your first visit to XC please go to our fill in a disclaimer page, to watch our Skatepark Safety video and fill in a disclaimer online.