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UBC To Receive Its Own Skatepark

What do you do in between classes on campus?

If you go to UBC, you will soon be able to let off some stress at the campuses soon to come skatepark! UBC will be the first major Canadian university to feature it’s own skatepark! The park is estimated to be finished as early as December, as final design plans were just unveiled last week.

The new skatepark will feature:

  • a bowl
  • plaza elements
  • access for BMX riders
  • 3 foot stack of concrete books
  • $490,000 price tag

The skatepark will be located next to the basketball courts, on the corner of Thunderbird Boulevard and Health Sciences Mall.

Check out design photos and a map below!

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