Scotland Archive

  • Mission statement For skateboarding to become a widely accepted, properly facilitated and managed mainstream sport throughout Scotland. For Scotland to produce another generation of skateboarders, and attract international interest in Scottish skateboarding through the development of world-class facilities. Key aims: To enthuse and nurture current and successive new generations of Scottish skateboarders. To stimulate international interest in Scottish skateboarding through the development of world-class facilities. Key […]

    Skateboard Scotland

    Mission statement For skateboarding to become a widely accepted, properly facilitated and managed mainstream sport throughout Scotland. For Scotland to produce another generation of skateboarders, and attract international interest in Scottish skateboarding through the development of world-class facilities. Key aims: To enthuse and nurture current and successive new generations of Scottish skateboarders. To stimulate international interest in Scottish skateboarding through the development of world-class facilities. Key […]

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  • A FLAGSHIP skatepark was today credited with causing a dramatic drop in youth disorder on a city estate plagued by trouble on its streets. People living in Broomhouse claim they have seen major improvements in the area since the £85,000 facility opened about four weeks ago. Despite the winter weather, its half-pipes and ramps have been drawing dozens of young people nightly to the Sighthill Park […]

    Skatepark Decreases Youth Crime

    A FLAGSHIP skatepark was today credited with causing a dramatic drop in youth disorder on a city estate plagued by trouble on its streets. People living in Broomhouse claim they have seen major improvements in the area since the £85,000 facility opened about four weeks ago. Despite the winter weather, its half-pipes and ramps have been drawing dozens of young people nightly to the Sighthill Park […]

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