grind rail


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grind rail

n.
A rail, pipe, or narrow platform that is ridden over its length as a stunt in skateboarding, snowboarding, and skiing, often with the board or skis at right angles to the direction of movement.
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Following the work skaters and BMX riders can find a variety of ramps and humps, a grind rail and seating blocks.
Shredding the grind rail. SUPPLIED PICTURE Peter Alagos
They had young children, were at a crossroads in their respective careers, so they decided to open The Grind Rail Trail Cafe on the Derry Rail Trail in April 2014 to fill that void.
The works at Stanney Fields Park, in Neston, include the installation of three new ramps and a grind rail for the wheelspark.
The facility at the Parks Leisure Centre, in North Shields, has features designed by skaters themselves, including a rainbow grind rail, pole jam, a curved hubba, a taco pool and tombstone.
The boys highlighted the lack of this type of facility and went on to advise on its design, a ramp consisting of a 1.8m-high combination of pipe sections, with an all-weather skating surface and a 0.3m-high double grind rail.
A series of obstacles such as steps, jump box, grind rail and slopes will ensure that the park provides both a challenging and interesting experience.
But now the pair need to raise the money to kit it out with various ramps, pipes and grind rails.
A number of special features includes a wall ride and street area with blocks and grind rails.
For example, he said it was important to provide separate areas with lower ledges and grind rails for small children.
It offers a range of different skate challenges to be used by young people in a safe environment and includes an area of tarmaced surface, a quarter pipe, central jump, grind rails and grind jumps.