Schedule

2021 Survival Guide “Weekend Basics” (printable): Available BAR week!
Hotel Information Guide:  Available soon

Registration: Marriott Downtown, 85 West Street, 2nd Floor Balcony
FaceBook:  For Current Info – Discussion Tab & Pinned Post
(**RSVP “Going” and make sure to “Receive ALL Notifications”)
Find the Skate: 
 Click Here to Find Us During any Skate!

ALL GROUP-UPS:  Gwathmey Plaza: (1-13 Carlisle St)
Straight out the back door of the Marriott.

Interactive Map of Hotel, Group-up Area & Neighborhood
*All Skates roll out 15 minutes after Group-up times listed below (sharp!)*
*Footwear Required if taking public transportation at any time*
(It’s best to have footwear handy on most NYC skates)

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19:45
WNS – Wednesday Night Skate!!

First Stop at the Big Apple Roll is NYCs largest weekly social skate; the always enjoyable, world famous, Wednesday Night Skate!

 

Distance: 12 – 14 miles
Leader: WNS Staff
Group-Up:
End:  Drinks and socializing at @ 10:00pm at Triona’s Irish Pub
(located at 192 3rd Ave, btwn 17th & 18th St)

 

Highlights:  We never know… WNS is its own thing! But you’ll see the same skaters. It’s a fairly casual, social skate around the streets of NYC. It may or may not include bridges, hills, ramps, overpasses, sidewalks, etc.  WNS is the largest intermediate, group street skate in NYC.

 

Your escort to WNS from the hotel is of course, Mike Gundart!
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But if you feel like getting there on your own:
Skate to WNS from Hotel: 

Subway to WNS from Hotel:  

 

 

WNS on FaceBook

WNS on FaceBook – Community Page

 

 

*ALL Skaters must sign the skate waiver and wear a wrist band. FULL protective gear (helmet, wrist-guards, elbow & knee guards) is highly recommended. Helmets & wrist-guards are REQUIRED (this is YOUR responsibility).

19:45
Thursday Night –

Distance
Leader:
Group-up: 7:45pm
See Route Map:  

 

Highlights:

 

*ALL Skaters must sign the skate waiver and wear a wrist band. FULL protective gear (helmet, wrist-guards, elbow & knee guards) is highly recommended. Helmets & wrist-guards are REQUIRED (this is YOUR responsibility).

10:45
Friday Morning –

Distance
Leader:
Group-up: 10:45am
See Route Map:  

 

Highlights:

 

 

 

*ALL Skaters must sign the skate waiver and wear a wrist band. FULL protective gear (helmet, wrist-guards, elbow & knee guards) is highly recommended. Helmets & wrist-guards are REQUIRED (this is YOUR responsibility).

16:00 - 18:45
Friday Registration

Time: 4pm – 6:45pm
Location: 
Marriott Hotel Balcony

 

Waiver signing, Free Goodies, Raffle tickets, T-Shirt sales, K2 Skate Auction & Distribution of Survival Guide (Final Schedule)

 

 

*ALL Skaters must sign the skate waiver and wear a wrist band. 
FULL protective gear (helmet, wrist-guards, elbow & knee guards) is highly recommended. Helmets & wrist-guards are REQUIRED (but we can’t police this. It is YOUR responsibility).

 

22:00
Friday Night Post-Skate Drinks & Eats!!

TBD

 

 

 

07:30 - 09:00
Saturday Registration

Time: 7:30am – 9am
Location: 
Marriott Hotel Balcony

 

If you didn’t make it last night: ALL Skaters must sign the skate waiver and wear a wrist band. 

 

Waiver signing, Free Goodies, Raffle ticket sales for SkateIA Registration, Athens to Atlanta Entry, many skate discounts, fitness & skate bags, wheels, bearings, frames & t-shirts. Also T-Shirt sales & Distribution of Survival Guide (Final Schedule).

 

There may be Big Apple Roll Home-baked goodies to pick up! Last year there were very special handmade BAR cookies and home-made energy bars.

 

*Sign up for Saturday Night Pub Crawl (Starts around 9:30pm – space limited)

09:15
Saturday –

Distance
Leader:  
Fast Breakaway:
Group-up: 9:15am

See Route Map: Here!

Note 1: It’s probably a good idea to have footware handy

Highlights:

 

 

 

 

*ALL Skaters must sign the skate waiver and wear a wrist band. FULL protective gear (helmet, wrist-guards, elbow & knee guards) is highly recommended. Helmets & wrist-guards are REQUIRED (this is YOUR responsibility).

09:15
Sunday Morning –

Distance
Leader:  
Group-up: 9:15am
See Route Map: 

Highlights:

 

Plato-Socrates Park, Astoria Park, Skate Park under the RFK bridge, the East River, Long Island City & Williamsburg (oh, & Costco!!).

 

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*ALL Skaters must sign the skate waiver and wear a wrist band. FULL protective gear (helmet, wrist-guards, elbow & knee guards) is highly recommended. Helmets & wrist-guards are REQUIRED (this is YOUR responsibility).

13:00
Hotel Checkout

For Those Staying at the Hotel – 1pm is the Official Checkout. 

You can store luggage with the Concierge for $1. And our club room “may” be available for a quick shower later!! (NO PROMISES!!!)Image result for checkout

 

14:45 - 20:45
Central Park Dance, Slalom & People Watching

Instead of a Sunday afternoon skate, come meet us at the Central Park Band Shell & watch or join-in with the Central Park Dance Skaters (blades welcome), local slalomers, do a couple of laps, or just hang out, relax & people-watch. You’ve earned it!!

 

We’ll announce an escort from the front of the hotel.

 

Distance: 10 min skate

 

 

Directions:

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