I recently took a trip down to Pipes Indoor Skatepark over the weekend to to check out their skate shop. While I was there, I conducted an interview to learn more about the place and to share some info about their business with you.
Pipes is the only indoor skatepark in the area, and has been pretty much since they opened in Nov./Dec. of 2003. They are a family owned business with the father and three sons running everything. When asked what influenced them to open up a skatepark/shop, they told me that the oldest son Alex has been really into skateboarding most of his life, and when he came up with the idea of an indoor skatepark, his family supported him 100 percent. Now, 12 years later they are still running strong and giving children a great place to go have fun.
“We have skate lessons for beginners…
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