About our Lessons
Private lessons and group classes are for beginners, novice, intermediate and advanced level skaters.
SK8 GYM is a proud program partner of San Francisco Unified School District, the SF Beacon and ExCEL initiatives . We have conduct after school skate classes for Aptos Middle School and this Fall we are adding A.P. Giannini Middle, Presidio Middle, Alvarado Elementary, and Mission High.
Our specialized curriculum, SK8 GYM WAY! includes various training and educational: tools, games and coaching tactics used to create effective, guided teaching and safe learning environments, with stepping stone approach to progression in order to boost confidence and self-esteem, build concentration, gain balance, improve coordination and reflexes, minimize falls, develop strength and stamina, break down psychological barriers and ultimately accelerate skill progression.
Students will learn various maneuvers such as:
- proper pushing
- safely bailing
In addition to the basics, students can learn:
- ollies (jumps)
- flip tricks
- and so much more!
WHAT TO BRING TO LESSONS
— Skateboard: Rental skateboard is available for $15 per lesson.
— Required Safety Gear: helmet, knee pads, elbow pads and wrist guards. Full set of rental pads are available for $10 per lesson (Includes knee pads, elbow pads and wrist guards. Individual sets are $5/ pair
— Drinking water