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Episode 21 – How It Happened: Stoner Park

Hear the real story from the people behind the project. In the second installment of How It Happened, we get the inside scoop (from inside the building) about the famed Stoner Skate Plaza in Los Angeles, CA.

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Episode 19 – How It Happened: Boise, ID

Hear the real story from the people behind the project. In the first installment of How It Happened, we get the inside scoop from Paul Whitworth about Boise Idaho’s triumphant under-the-bridge skatepark.

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Episode 17 – Municipal Equation

In this episode of The Skatepark Podcast, join us as we talk with Ben Brown about the organization of cities as they relate to skateboarding and skateparks.

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Episode 16 – Retail Skateparks

In this episode of The Skatepark Podcast Pete and Alec discuss parks that aren’t public. Learn why they used to be necessary, why some still do it, and the risks and benefits of setting one up.

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Episode 14 – Miki Vuckovich

On this episode of The Skatepark Podcast, our hosts take a look at skateboarding and skateparks through the eyes of one of the most influential people behind the scenes of skateboarding and skateparks, THF Executive Director Miki Vuckovich.

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Episode 12 – Trash

In this episode of The Skatepark Podcast, Alec and Pete discuss one of the most annoying and dangerous issues plaguing skateparks across the country – trash.

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Episode 11 – Tony Hawk

In this episode of The Skatepark Podcast, we interview one of the most influential skateboarders of all time: Tony Hawk.

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Episode 10 – Shrediquette

In the first of our regular episodes, Alec and Pete discuss the do’s and don’ts of skating at a skatepark.

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Episode 7 – Fundraising

In the seventh installment of our primary educational episodes, Alec and Pete discuss one of the biggest elements in skatepark advocacy.

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Episode 6 – Site Selection

In the sixth installment of our primary educational episodes, Pete and Alec discuss the process of site selection and working with the city through the entire skatepark process.

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Episode 5 – Message

In the fifth installment of our primary educational episodes, our hosts dive deeper into the art of communication and how to craft the right message around your public skatepark project.

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Episode 4 – Community Outreach

In the fourth installment of our primary educational episodes, Alec and Pete discuss the best ways to gain support for your public-skatepark project while bringing value to your beloved community.

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Episode 3 – City Council

In the third installment of our primary educational episodes, our hosts take you to the first boss level.

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Episode 2 – Core Group

In the second installment of our primary educational episodes, Pete and Alec discuss the first real step in creating a public skatepark project, assembling your core group.

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Episode 1 – Overview

In the first of nine educational episodes, we cover the entire process of getting a skatepark, from start to finish.

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