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editor's note:
516 Skatepark

EXTINCT: As of summer of '00, this park no longer exists...



This review was written two years after this park went to the great skatepark graveyard. For history's sake, here's a quick look at the long-dead 516 skatepark in Long Island, NY.

We happened to show up a few days before they closed their doors. Sweet scene. Dirty, sweaty, indoor love. Killer neighborhood vibe. Always hurts to see a good one go...

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^ Dead and buried - 516 skatepark!



^ Sooo many ramps
in this park...




^ Smith grinder




^ Boosty pop off the kicker hit




^ Some of the best graf in a
skatepark we've ever seen...



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