Entries by Angelica Popolano

November Special Schedule Changes

Our winter months fill up quick with birthday parties, special events, and holidays. Be sure to always check the Hours page for any upcoming schedule changes, call ahead 347-857-6007, or email info@5050skatepark.com. Here’s an outline of November Changes. (Schedule is subject to change)  

Halloween Jam Recap

We are proud to announce together we raised $735 on behalf of everyone that attended our annual Halloween jam tonight. The love and support for Scotty is amazing. There were not only BMX riders, but scooter riders and skateboarders excited to donate and tell their story about how Scotty Cranmer is so inspirational to them. […]

Please Update Your Waiver!

Hey everyone! If you are planning to come to the Halloween Jam tomorrow and haven’t been to 5050 Skatepark in the last year, PLEASE take a few minutes to update your waiver online so you don’t have to do it the day of. Just visit 5050skatepark.com and click the green button at the lower right […]

10 Things Not To Do At A Skatepark – Ride BMX

“Every skatepark is kind of like its own tiny little country. Most parks have their own rules and their own culture, but almost all follow the same basic etiquette. Here are ten things that you always want to avoid when sessioning a skatepark. 1. Don’t Be A Snake In simple terms, this means, “Wait your […]

NORA CUP 2016 – WINNERS

For more photos visit Ride BMX Legend Award: Dave Mirra Reader’s Choice Rider Of The Year: Garrett Number One Dirt Rider: Kevin Peraza Number One Video Part: Nathan Williams Number One Racer: Sam Willoughby Number One Ramp Rider: Dennis Enarson Number One Flatlander: Viki Gomez Number One Web Video Part: Ty Morrow Number One Video: […]

Ready For Fall?

5050 Skatepark sweatshirts just came out today. They are available in Burgundy and Black – sizes small through extra large. Priced at $34.99 **Mischief Special ** Purchase a sweatshirt (any color) + bandana + 5050 Skatepark pin = $45  

“Staten Island Skateboarder Grinds it Out as Real Estate Agent”

“STATEN ISLAND — He’s been named the city’s best amateur skateboarder, has a prestigious sponsorship deal with DC shoes and has been featured in Transworld Skateboarding magazine. But instead of skating on the pro-circuit, Staten Islander Leo Heinert, 23, spends his days showing New Yorkers Brooklyn apartments. Since his mother moved back to Ecuador, Heinert […]