[Newsletter] Holiday News- Insurance renewals
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Tue Dec 23 16:09:27 MST 2008
Happy Holidays to everyone!
This is a tough year - recession, budget cuts, little if any funding.... so
we will all have to be very creative and work extra hard in 2009. Hope for
good health and some good times.
Just a reminder NASSA is renewing now . If you want the full year of
coverage for $25 per person it runs dec to dec
for more information on coverage for school leagues, clubs, demo teams etc
We have excellent programs for skateparks, best coverage and starting at
$1000 per year.We can cover mobile parks, skateparks, church parks, events, demo
teams - you name it we can do it.
Coverage for Surfing too!!
Here is this weeks skatepark news:
_NC town poised to award contract for skatepark_
The Virginian-Pilot - Norfolk,VA,USA
A contract of $75000 will be awarded to Artisan Skateparks LLC of Kitty
Hawk, said Meredith Guns, the town's assistant planning director. ...
(http://www.google.com/url?sa=X&q=http://www.nwemail.co.uk/se/1.287493&ct=ga&cd=WSLj_NncH-Q&usg=AFQjCNEanAe9vIo4-PMrxoAcMQvo3hYBCw) _NW Evening Mail_
_Keeping children active one of council’s key aims_
NW Evening Mail - Barrow-in-Furness,England,UK
Speaking in the council’s annual report for 2008, Mr Penfold also told how
the council had recently opened new skateparks in Barrow Park and Ormsgill to
_Work officially under way on JAWS Skatepark_
Herald Zeitung - New Braunfels,TX,USA
Austin-based SPA Skateparks was hired to build the park, which is scheduled
to be finished on May 20. “It’s just going to be great,” Parks Director
_Whagaa Software Inc. and Santa Cruz Skate Shop Deliver First ..._
MarketWatch - USA
With GoLearn Skateboarding, enthusiasts can learn different tricks, discover
new skate parks, and rock out to their favorite tunes - all from the same ...
_Skaters, Columbus officials praise skateboard park_
Columbus Ledger-Enquirer - Columbus,GA,USA
The facility was built by California Skateparks Inc. of Upland, Calif., and
was funded by a bond issue. The city Parks and Recreation Department was
_The bicycle is back on children's Christmas wish list as sales triple_
This is London - London,England,UK
There also seem to be a lot more people actually riding these bikes in
skateparks, so the whole sport seems to be growing." Rob Spedding, the editor of
_Park and Ride_
The Ledger - Lakeland,FL,USA
By Kyle Kennedy LIFE-Kyle match- Lakeland, Florida, December 10, 2008, at
the new indoor skate park called "Old School Compound" . Seen here is
_Santa's chimney clogged by tree_
Metro - London,UK
Mr Howe, 35, who runs a business building skateparks, decided on the stunt
after his son, 11-year-old Harry, said he was unimpressed with last year's
_Skate park info session draws seven_
SalemNews.net - Salem,OH,USA
She asked about a common thread with other skateparks that commissioners
visited and Panezott said they were fenced in and some were pay to skate. ...
_Commissioners to vote on skating ordinance_
Delmarva Now - Salisbury,MD,USA
... will vote on whether to pass a skateboarding ordinance that will
relegate the recreational activity to a person's own private property and
_The Kids Will Be Grinding for Air in the Funbox_
Biscayne Times - Miami,FL,USA
Miami is a skateboarding Mecca, according to Tito Porrata, project manager
for Team Pain, a central Florida company that specializes in building skate
_Secret Soquel skate park with an ocean view will be ripped out by ..._
San Jose Mercury News - CA, USA
By Shanna McCord SOQUEL — A skate park built on the sly on an empty lot
with ocean views overlooking the Soquel Hills is about to be ripped out by the
_Texas Cities Want Unmanned Drones, Skate Parks_
MyFox Dallas - Dallas,TX,USA
Twelve North Texas cites have submitted lists of public infrastructure
projects they want Congress to fund through a 'Main Street Economic Recovery'
jCNHZKd9C_0ZLpx_V8Rw3B9PUuX0YEA) _Ventura County Reporter_
EA) _Camarillo skaters got the blues_
Ventura County Reporter - Ventura,CA,USA
By Paul Sisolak 12/11/2008 When a skate park in Camarillo opened one decade
ago, it was the perfect opportunity to provide local kids, with their
dreams of ...
_Budget blowout for Winmalee skate park_
Blue Mountains Gazette - Katoomba,New South Wales,Australia
BY MICHAEL CLEGGETT The cost of building the new Winmalee skate park has
blown out dramatically with $68500 added to the controversial project’s price.
_There’sa New Skateboard Shop in Town!_
Connect2 OWU - Delaware,OH,USA
“Our family spent a lot of time at the skate park at Mingo Park this
summer, and we quickly realized that there was no place to buy skateboards and ...
_Wheels put in motion as skatepark gets go-ahead_
Scotsman - United Kingdom
... but the experience at other skateparks has shown that it will reduce
such behaviour, as there will be more people using the area," he said.
_Knoxville Skateparks: Skating Ahead_
Knoxville Metro Pulse - Knoxville,TN,USA
Beauchene notes that several cities charge admission at their public
skateparks—usually in the $2 to $6 range for one-day admittance, with monthly and
_Gainesville Skatepark Opens_
North Florida NewsDaily - Glen Saint Mary,FL,USA
The city had already built two skateparks with help from local
skateboarders but these were both outdoor parks and rather small and limited in what they
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