Category: Uptown Activities

What skateboard is perfect for you?

Skateboard shopping can sometimes be very intimidating and confusing.  There are so many different brands, types, shapes, and sizes. Which one is perfect for you? The first step is to go to a local skateshop.  Local skateshops usually carry legitimate

Posted in Knowledge, Longboarding Shops, New York City, Our Instructors, Skate Shops

Highly qualified instructors make a difference in your learning

LORENA LIMA Lorena Lima has been Uptown’s head skateboard instructor in the New York City and New Jersey area since 2009 and is now co-owner of the company along side Jennifer Loughran. Lorena teaches every type of lesson ranging from

Posted in New York City, Our Instructors, Press

Lil Wayne skateboarding with Uptown instructor Adam Z!

Since the summer of 2011 Uptown Skate School’s head instructor Adam Z has been on tour with Lil Wayne and has even relocated to Florida to be has his full-time personal skate instructor! Stay updated with Weezy’s progression in skateboarding

Posted in Lil Wayne, Our Students

Uptown presence in Spain!

Uptown Skate School’s head instructor Lorena Lima spent a few months in Barcelona, Spain last year. Check out her skate video on YouTube by clicking the link below!

Posted in Our Instructors, Press

ABC News takes a skateboarding lesson with Uptown Skate School.

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Posted in Beginner Skateboarding Classes, In the News, New York City, News, Skate Parks