New Skool Skate Team had the chance to catch Tony Hawk and the Birdhouse Team today. Birdhouse kicked off their “MIA TO NYC 2011” tour in our own Westwind Lakes Skatepark in West Miami. The boys were hypnotized as they watched the skateboarding legend, Tony Hawk, perform tricks up close. Anthony, Jose, Sam, Juan, and … Read More →

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The New Skool Skate Team competed in the SKATE Competition at Westwind Lakes Skatepark on Saturday, July 9, 2011. 13-year-old Anthony Azcuy got 2nd place in his Intermediate Division. Although Juan Mercado was nervous, he did a great job. Anthony and Juan went head-to-head with guys who were a several years older. So, in my … Read More →

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7-year-old Jose competed in the “ages 10 & under” division in the SKATE competition at Westwind Lakes Skatepark today, Saturday, July 9, 2011. Over a year and half ago, when little Jose was 6 years old, he won 3rd place in this same competition. Since then, he’s practiced everyday after school. He skates daily, with … Read More →

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