Episode 38 – How It Happened: Detroit’s Riverside Skatepark and more with Derrick Dykas

On this episode we chat with Derrick Dykas from Detroit Michigan. Derrick’s involvement with The Wig DIY skatepark evolved into supporting the local scene with Community Push before he was recruited by the City of Detroit to help create the new Riverside Skatepark (and beyond). From grassroots to grand opening, Derrick’s run the course. Listen and learn about a multifaceted scene in Detroit Michigan.

Learn more about Community Push here: http://www.communitypush.org/

For more information on creating your own skatepark, head to https://skatepark.org.

To learn more about the Tony Hawk Foundation, go to http://skatepark.org.

You can also email the hosts directly at podcast@skatepark.org.