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DEW TOUR OFFICIALLY ANNOUNCES SUMMER 2021 SKATEBOARDING DATES & LOCATION IN DES MOINES, IOWA

2021 Summer Dew Tour to be Held May 20-23 at the New Lauridsen Skatepark Home of the nation’s largest skatepark, and will serve as the only U.S.-based global Olympic skateboard qualifying event in 2021. Sanctioned by world skate as pro tour level events for men’s & women’s skateboard street and park (Carlsbad, Calif.) March 23, … Continue reading DEW TOUR OFFICIALLY ANNOUNCES SUMMER 2021 SKATEBOARDING DATES & LOCATION IN DES MOINES, IOWA

New Skate DSM T-Shirt

Be the first to get your hands on the new t-shirt so you can show your support for Skate DSM. Our new shirt was designed by Skate DSM Board Member, skater, and all-around good dude, Tim Tucker. Skate DSM has big plans for 2021. With your help, and so many others, the largest skatepark in … Continue reading New Skate DSM T-Shirt

LAURIDSEN SKATEPARK PROJECT SLATED TO BE COMPLETE IN THE FALL

LAURIDSEN SKATEPARK PROJECT SLATED TO BE COMPLETE IN THE FALL FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEFriday, April 24, 2020 GREATER DES MOINES, IA (April 24, 2020) – The Lauridsen Skatepark in Downtown Des Moines (DSM) is on track to be completed this fall, the projects leaders announced today. Spring construction began on April 1. To-date, nearly 30% of … Continue reading LAURIDSEN SKATEPARK PROJECT SLATED TO BE COMPLETE IN THE FALL

Introducing Skate DSM

If you haven’t heard the big news going around the Des Moines metro skateboarding community, don’t worry — we’ve got your back! Earlier this month Skate DSM, a new non-profit with a mission to make the Des Moines community a place where skateboarding is a celebrated activity, officially launched! Founded by Norm Sterzenbach, Tom Miller, … Continue reading Introducing Skate DSM