Kennesaw Parks & Recreation and Ambush Board Company are partnering to host a skateboarding event Sunday, June 21 from noon to 4 pm at Kennesaw Skatepark. Local rippers, veteran shredders, and spectators are invited to help celebrate ‘Go Skateboarding Day’ — the official holiday of skateboarding. The event will feature open skate sessions, contests, giveaways, games, music and food vending. Winners … Read More
Spydercup Skate Event with a Ton of Pros Comes to Kennesaw
Go ahead an clear your calendar this weekend. The @spydercup Is going down! It’ll feature a demo from the largest concentration of pros and legends the park has ever seen on Saturday. Check out that list of participants! Then on Sunday an am contest! Email firstname.lastname@example.org for details and to enter. Additionally there’s a street and pool camp being held on … Read More
PARENT & SKATER SUPPORT TEAM DOES IT AGAIN!
Thanks to the help of some wonderful skate parents/relatives and skaters, the Kennesaw Skatepark hosted another successful local’s contest awarding Reece Rung a certificate and an Ambush skateboard deck for Skater of the Month at the conclusion of the event. Parents and skaters worked together to develop the Freestyle Jam Contest at 3 locations in the Skatepark. They also took … Read More
Skatepark Economic Impact
This last weekend, the Kennesaw Skatepark was the scene of the Adidas Skate Copa skate event. Foundation Board member, Mr. Lee Elliott, used the Cobb Sports Alliance Activity Survey to assess the economic impact of this event and arrived at $73,250. The event was a medium size event for this skatepark. The skatepark has had larger events since its opening and … Read More
Thank you Scout Troop 422 of St. Catherine’s Church!
The board of directors for the Swift Cantrell Park Foundation wish to send a BIG THANK YOU! to the scouts and scout leaders of Troop 422 for helping with the recent very successful Swift-Cantrell Classic 5K run. Everyone was impressed with the boys, their wonderful adult leaders in uniform, and all the volunteers certainly doing a good deed with lasting … Read More