Alex Coleborn-shootin’ it!


Posted on : 06-May-2011 | By : Effraim | In : Uncategorized

Alex Coleborn, Jersey/Southsea transplant increased his international rep, with one of the best edits of 2010, Alex is currently Stateside in Greenville, North Carolina with the Monster Energy crew. Be interesting to see what he comes back with. For now, if you haven’t seen this edit before, wow! Go check it out!

Old school Scooter action!


Posted on : 05-May-2011 | By : Effraim | In : Uncategorized

Scooters are all the rage at the moment! Just came across this great old school shot from RAD magazine of Southsea legend, Carl Westfield! Check them knee pads!

New Blood


Posted on : 04-May-2011 | By : Effraim | In : Uncategorized

These two kids have a bright future if they keep it rolling how they are currently (there will be more of these posts throughout the year).

Declan Brooks getting papped for The News article on the re-opening of Southsea Skatepark.

If you follow us on twitter (@parksouthsea) you will have seen Ollie Webb do a sick tweet video for us a couple of weeks back, here is again, backside 180 Ollie Blunt first try.

Photos by Effraim.

Sam Tuffnell- Love Those Boots edit


Posted on : 03-May-2011 | By : Effraim | In : Uncategorized

Great edit from local film-maker James Sharp from a few years back…

Ben Lennon + James Lindsay Rollerblade edit


Posted on : 02-May-2011 | By : Effraim | In : Uncategorized

A video of Ben Lennon and James Lindsay rollerblading recently at the park.


Posted on : 29-Apr-2011 | By : Effraim | In : Uncategorized

Amazing edit by Jay Twist of Kevin Peraza from Arizona, USA shredding at Southsea and Mark Webb’s Ghetto Shed.

Powell demo 1989


Posted on : 29-Apr-2011 | By : Effraim | In : Uncategorized

Great stuff from the archives, Powell team ripping up the legendary mini that was at the back of the keyhole!

Powell Demo, Southsea Mini (1989) from Strong Island on Vimeo.

Sam C-w and Adam Russell UK-Rolling Park Edit


Posted on : 29-Apr-2011 | By : Effraim | In : Uncategorized

Rollerbladers keep an eye on the site for news of this summers Rollerblade jam!

Sam C-w and Adam Russell UK-Rolling Park Edit from UK-Rolling on Vimeo.

Casual work at Southsea Skatepark available


Posted on : 27-Apr-2011 | By : Effraim | In : Uncategorized




We are looking for energetic and enthusiastic people with experience of skateparks / extreme sports to cover shifts at the park at peak times.

You will have some experience of working with young people

You will be good at encouraging and motivating people to stretch themselves and able to coach the key sports at the park

You will need an understanding of health & safety issues and be willing to administer first aid when trained

You will be expected to work flexibly including handling cash, participating in decorating and maintenance tasks and helping keep the park clean and tidy

We particularly need people who can be available during school holidays, at weekends and on bank holidays

The rate of pay is £7.23 per hour (including holiday uplift)

Closing date for applications is Friday 13th May

Interviews to be confirmed.

For more information about the park go our website and/or visit the park when open.

For an application pack call into Southsea Skatepark during opening hours or ring Chris Richards on 07957107431

Halfpipe is now open!


Posted on : 27-Apr-2011 | By : Effraim | In : Uncategorized

The halfpipe was out of action over the past weekend! Thanks to the Southsea Skatepark Volunteer group for their hard work getting it back open in time for Vert Wednesdays!