An obstruction becomes an enhancement

I have driven past this stepped ledge thousands of times. Located in a light-industrial area of a nearby suburb, the ledge can be seen nestled amongst factories that never seem to close. That’s always made it difficult to find a time to attempt skate the ledge. I hadn’t noticed the addition of the barriers until today. From the road they look like a makeshift DIY thing cobbled together by the small group of skaters I had occasionally seen when I was driving by in my car. Up close, the barriers…

Repossessed to skate: Session 49

Self. Tathra beachside skatepark. 605 km from home. A photo posted by Repurposed Ruin (@repurposed_ruin) on Dec 1, 2015 at 3:18pm PST You never know what you’ll find 600 kilometres from home. Tathra skatepark. Tathra, NSW. A photo posted by Repurposed Ruin (@repurposed_ruin) on Dec 1, 2015 at 3:18pm PST Grate A photo posted by Repurposed Ruin (@repurposed_ruin) on Dec 1, 2015 at 3:18pm PST Welcome message from the locals at Tathra skatepark. A photo posted by Repurposed Ruin (@repurposed_ruin) on Dec 1, 2015 at 3:18pm PST

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