Amsterdam opens trailblazing skatepark: A safe haven for LGBTQ and women skaters

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08/15/2023

Despite its image as an alternative sport for baggy-pantsed rebels, in Amsterdam, a unique skatepark is one of the first in the world to offer a safe space for LGBTQ skateboarders. Nestled within a warehouse in the vibrant southern heart of Amsterdam, a compelling message echoes from the walls: “Skateboarding is for Everyone.” Embracing the spirit of inclusion, a rainbow-hued emblem graces the walls of the wooden skate ramps.

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