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Holywood ( /ˈhɒliwʊd/ HOL-ee-wuud) is a town in County Down, Northern Ireland. It lies on the shore of Belfast Lough, between Belfast and Bangor. Holywood Exchange and Belfast City Airport are nearby. The town hosts an annual jazz and blues festival.
The English name Holywood comes from Latin: Sanctus Boscus meaning “holy wood”. This was the name the Normans gave to the woodland surrounding the monastery of St Laiseran, son of Nasca. The monastery was founded by Laiseran before 640 and was on the site of the present Holywood Priory. The earliest Anglicized form appears as Haliwode in a 14th century document. Today, the name is pronounced the same as Hollywood.
The Irish name for Holywood is Ard Mhic Nasca meaning “high ground of Mac Nasca”.
In the 17th century Ulster ports began to rise in prominence. In 1625 William Pitt was appointed as Customer of the ports of Newcastle, Dundrum, Killough, Portaferry, Donaghadee, Bangor and Holywood.
In the early 19th century Holywood, like many…

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Holywood, Ireland Skateboard Lessons

You can learn skateboarding completetely in 2 weeks! This class has been attended by over 2,500 skaters over the past two years. We have taken the exact techniques from several Ireland’s pro skateboarders on what works in their training and put it ALL in this course.

End The Frustration and Falling NOW.
YES! You can be absolutely UNSTOPPABLE on a skateboard. By learning this system, you are going to take out the frustration, the slow-trick learning, the falling, and the mediocrity.

Beginner Skate Classes in Holywood!


System Proven by X-Games Skaters

Do you want to learn 20 new moves in the next 2 weeks? Go Skate of Holywood teaches the 10-Point Trick Learning System.

Holywood Investment: (Includes full equipment rental)

Private Lessons (Offered at Any Park Near Holywood, Ireland- Search Parks) – From 47.50/Student/Lesson


Group Lessons From 30/Student/ Lesson

Fun and Satisfaction are Guaranteed!

  • Curriculum
  • Foot Placement
  • Learn How To Balance
  • Skate Park Etiquette and How to Skate Ramps
  • How To Use The Board For Transportation
  • Basic Tricks (Ollie, etc)


  • Availability in Holywood






    Holywood Skate Parks (Supported for Lessons)