Tyler P. from Burlington, VT

Date:February 28, 2020 10:00 am

Tyler is a Burlington, VT native with an incredibly deep passion for skateboarding and in depth knowledge of the states many skateparks. After begging for a Kmart skateboard at 5 years old, he fell in love with the sport and has continued skating at least 3 hours a week for the past 20 years. He has taught skate camps for the Essex Junction Recreation and Parks department and worked with kids and adults of all ages and backgrounds. Tyler is an extremely patient instructor and revels in the delayed gratification of helping a student learn a new maneuver or trick and seeing their excitement at achieving each new accomplishment. Beyond skateboarding experience he is also involved in all sorts of activities from mountain biking to muy thai kickboxing to vinyasa flow yoga and can help promote skateboarding as a part of a healthy and active lifestyle.

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Your First Name: Tyler
When Did You Start Skateboarding? (Approx.) 1997
What Will Students Get From a Course With You?

Proper safety instruction
Proper stretching before and after each lesson
Proper board setup
Skatepark Etiquette
Transportation Skills
Beginner to highly advanced tricks
Flat ground skills
Transition skills

What Types of Tricks and Skating Can You Teach

Dropping and rolling in
FS 180 Ollie
BS 180 Ollie
Pop Shove It
FS Pop Shove It
No Comply 180
Varial Heelflip
Nollie Kickflip
Nollie Heelflip
FS 180 Kickflip
BS 180 Kickflip
BS 180 Heelflip
Switch Heelflip
Switch Kickflip
360 Pop Shove It
BS Bigspin
360 Flips
Laser Flips
Inward heelflips
Indy grab
Melon Grab
Rocket Air
Christ Air
Nose Grab
Tail grab
FS/BS 50-50 grind
FS/BS 5-0 grind
FS/BS Boardslide
FS/BS Smith grind
FS/BS Feeble grind
And many more!

Your Highest Level of Education: Associates Degree
Contest History Skate the J (Jam Contest, 1st Place), Essex Skate Jam (3rd Place), Another Flippin Skateboard Contest (1st Place), Mountain Dew Tour Best Trick (3rd Place)
United States of America