SkateStart owner Patrick O'Toole started his skating career as many people do: by falling down constantly while skating a faulty board. He wanted to spend time with his skateboarding cousins, so his father bought him a generic, unresponsive deck from a big-box store. It barely rolled and always cancelled their playtime last minute to watch soap operas. His junky equipment and lack of knowledge kept him from keeping up with his peers. It wasn't until his father surprised him with a safe, professional skate set that his cousins finally slowed down and began teaching him the ins and outs of thrashing cement waves.
Now in his 20s, Patrick makes it his professional mission to teach the next generation of skaters the proper techniques they need to enjoy the sport. He and his team of certified instructors use his patent-pending skateboard system that shows beginners where to place their feet to push off, perform an ollie, and avoid tripping a board's self-destruct countdown. In addition to imparting fundamental skills, their lessons also build up the confidence necessary to tackle more complex maneuvers.
"Everybody said go to Medved," because we satisfy your every automotive need. Sales, service, parts and body--we do it all. You'll just have to go somewhere else for gas. Conveniently located off I-70 and I-25 we're highly accessible for the entire Denver Metro area and beyond. We're also locally owned and operated.
During a decade when Dirty Dancing was invigorating a generation of hoofers, Broadway Automotive's associates began invigorating horseless carriages with knowledgeable advice and sturdy parts from name-brand manufacturers. The shop’s staff built its services around a set of core ideals, such as knowing the ins and outs of an auto’s systems, offering the right products for each repair, and figuring out the trick to turning DeLoreans into time machines. Fast-forward to today’s world, and one will still find the same values imagined at the inception of the business, now backed by an expansive stock of 300,000 parts from Accel, DC Sports, and Shop-Vac. Staff associates also offer special services for ordering out-of-stock items, which can be delivered during the shop's business hours, seven days a week.
The fully trained technicians at Pollard Friendly Jeep keep engines running smoothly with expert automotive care. During each 30-minute service, a savvy car tech replaces the filter and injects up to five quarts of new oil—Groupon customers can upgrade to synthetic oil for an additional $25—into vehicular veins. Technicians use a 30-point vehicle checkup to inspect the air filter, examine all fluids, and test the battery before sending cars happily on their way with a lollipop in their tire grip. Although no reservations are required, customers can schedule an appointment online or will an appointment into existence.
It's a charity race with a back story like none other: bloodthirsty demons have been working in your community's offices, living in its homes, attending its schools. And now they're on the hunt and people are running for their lives. Citizens might be booking it across a field, seemingly far from the chaos, when shapes emerge on the horizon dressed head-to-toe in vampires' telltale black clothes. If you're a citizen, be prepared to run. If you're a vampire?lock in your target.
That's just part of what you might experience on the Vampire 5K, a twilight fun run where participants can register as "citizens" or "vampires" and take off from two separate starting lines. Both camps eventually converge in a chase that finds vamps trying to convert their mortal counterparts to the dark side. Citizens, dressed in white, sport two garlic flags; if the flags are taken before runners cross their finish line, they switch to a black tee and chase citizens. After the race, a moonlit party finds both camps sipping bloody marys during a dance party and award presentation. The race benefits the Mission to Hear Foundation, which provides hearing aids to underprivileged children, adults, and whatever they're calling the age group that comes in between these days.
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