Saturday 5th May 11am – 4pm
The Skate Park at dlr Leisure Services Monkstown.
On Saturday March 5th from 11am to 4pm, the Skate Park at dlr Leisure Services Monkstown will be home to boards, bikes, blades and beats for Gravitation 2012. Watch the power and skill of skateboarding and BMX displays and marvel at the speed and agility of expert bladers with cool hip hop beats.
Gravitation 2012, hosted by DLR Events, is an initiative by Dún Laoghaire Rathdown County Council and will feature demonstrations by experts at the state of the art Skate Park at dlr Leisure Services Monkstown. The skate park will be FREE to the public to test their skills and experts will be on hand to provide tips throughout the event. The aim of the event is to embrace the wide selection of alternative sports and urban culture in Ireland and provide a platform to showcase boards, bikes, blades and beats at their best. There is a limited availability of helmets on loan so to avoid disappointment please bring your own helmets if possible.
dlr Leisure Services Monkstown caters for all age groups and features a 25m swimming pool, learner pool, sauna and changing facilities and a fully equipped gymnasium. A floodlit pitch facility is also based at the centre boasting four ‘7-a-side pitches’, three of which are suitable for soccer and one multi-surface pitch that is wheelchair friendly, and can also be used for basketball, tennis and hockey. For more information see www.dlrleisureservices.ie