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Program Information

Program name: SkateScience
Program category: Health & Fitness- Sports
Other
Science
Program length: 45 to 60 minutes
Audience level: All ages
Audience size: 2 to 2000
Program description: Ever wonder how a pro skater does those awesome tricks? Explore the science behind skating with a little help from a pro skater and Wondergy. See how to stay on the board, turn, jump (ollie), and perform tricks like a kickflip or a manual. Get ready for the sickest Wondergy show ever! Explore the physics of skateboarding, with professional skaters and big-scale jumps and tricks. Great for large audiences of all ages! Focus on safety along with skating skills. TOPICS: Center of mass, inertia, gravity, distribution of force Skateboarding workshops also available.
Space/special requirements: Non-carpeted space is required for skating demos.
Travel restrictions: None
Program fee: $1001- $3000
Is this fee negotiable? Yes
Mileage included? No
If no, cost per mile: $2.00
Notes about the fee: Fee includes a $300 charge for ramps and obstacles. If ramps are available, this fee can be waived. It also includes a charge for professional skaters.
Other notes: First hour of travel is free.
Regions this program
can be performed in:
South Central
Capital District
Metro
Southeastern
Long Island
Program last updated: 08/17/2011
   
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Performer name: Wondergy Science
Phone: 866-653-2853
Mailing address: 3624 Market St, Suite 316 S
Philadelphia, PA 19104
E-mail address: science@wondergy.com
Website: http://www.wondergy.com
Performer's agent: Coordinator
   
Previous appearances at: West Orange Public Library, Henry Kaufman Camp Grounds, Princeton Public Library, Washington Township Recreation Program, Quakerbridge Mall
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Performer information last updated: 06/07/2016

 

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