The Rob Skate Academy has been around since 2008 serving the San Francisco, Bay Area and many other places across the US. They specialize in mindfulness mentorship through the power of skateboarding as well as teaching individuals how to skateboard safely and properly. Rob himself is an Olympic level trainer working with top athletes from around the globe prepping for the 2020 Olympics.
At the Rob Skate Academy they know that through skateboarding, our youth can develop as reputable members of the community and succeed in whatever career path they choose. The core mission of the Rob Skate Academy is to teach mindfulness through skateboarding, while remaining accountable to safety measures and precautions. In correlation, the vision is to keep programs available, affordable and always improving.
With a high level indoor training facility and top notch instructors, The Rob Skate Academy is a hidden gem within the Bay Area, not only the park itself, but the academy as a whole. The Academy provides all children and teens in schools K to 12th grade with a safe and healthy safe space for learning how to deal with their emotions and where they come from. Learning such tools help them make informed decisions about their health and well-being and encourages them to lead healthy, active lives. To date, the Academy has involvement with over 38,000 young people via partnerships with the San Francisco school districts including Oakland, San Leandro, Hayward, San Francisco, Richmond & Union City, Seneca Schools, and Visions Home Schools. The principles and pedagogical approaches that define the Rob Skate Program promote healthy-school principles and practices in all of the areas noted above. Children’s learning in the frames of “belonging and contributing” and “self-regulation and well-being” is focused on knowledge and skills related to health and well-being. The Rob Skate Academy has been building curriculums with professors, principles and city staff that has found its way to being implemented at the county level and now has classes in tons of elementary, middle and high schools, Juvenile Halls, continuation schools and more.
The core mission of the Rob Skate Academy is to teach mindfulness through skateboarding, while remaining accountable to safety measures and precautions. In correlation, the vision is to keep programs available, affordable and always improving. Make sure to check them out at robskate.com or @robskayeacademy on insta!!