CALL 910-270-3497 TO BOOK A PARTY OR LESSON
The Skate Barn is available for any occasion -
birthdays, going away parties, friends only sessions, bachelor parties,
we have even hosted a wedding! Bookings are before or after business hours for your private party.
Reserve a Date for Your Party Now!
$60.00 per hour
Lessons are an excellent way for Skateboarders to improve their skills, no matter if they are a first timer or an experienced skater, lessons are beneficial to Skateboarders of all levels. One on one lessons by our experienced staff will take place before, during or after hours.
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1 on 1 lessons are $45.00 per hour or $60 for 2 hours
2 people are $60 per hour
or $75.00 for 2 hours
Mark J. Houdeshell
Mark has been Skateboarding since 1984 and a family member of The Skate Barn since 1996. He has been employed by The Barn for over five of those years. He comes from The Skate/Surf Industry where he managed several shops for a total of 8 years. He organized, developed and then executed all 6 years of the Skate Camps for the City of Jacksonville, NC.
He also did 1 year for the City of Rocky Mount, NC. Mark has been in charge of and the Lead Instructor for Skateboard Lessons & our Famous Travel Camp here at the park this year.
He has some high standards and will ensure your Skaters will learn and most likely need a nap after their time skating with him.
◦ Started skating in 1996 on military air force base in Hawaii, that featured a single concrete quarter pipe
◦ Moved home to NJ where I spent countless trips to NYC skating famous spots The Brooklyn Banks, Battery Park, Pyramid Ledges, etc.
◦ During college in NYC skated with East coast skate scene including those of Zoo York, Bronze 56k, 5Boro, huf and many more, producing video parts in prolific skate videos.
◦ Joined ASkateNJ and GoSkate.com to deliver professional skateboarding lessons to all ages
◦ Moved to NC, currently skating Wilmington skate parks and trading cryptocurrency