Havana's El Patinodromo ("The Skatepark") will be 20,000 sq. feet involving metal ramps, rails, along with low, concrete steps. to Cuba's burgeoning skate scene, it's an oasis -- the only skatepark on the island where skaters can grind, kickflip, along with catch a few air with out obtaining ticketed by police officers.
But it's also fallen into disrepair: the actual heat as well as humidity of Cuba's tropical climate are making ramps rusty, your concrete has cracked, and also prior to they tend to be in a position to land virtually any tricks, skaters must improvise supports with regard to its numerous obstacles.
"They employed to become good metal ramps," skateboarder and Wa