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Skate park available in Edmond

T. J. Cooper, 9, practices on his skateboard at the Mathis Brothers Skate Park in Edmond. [PHOTO BY PAUL HELLSTERN, THE OKLAHOMAN]

T. J. Cooper, 9, practices on his skateboard at the Mathis Brothers Skate Park in Edmond. [PHOTO BY PAUL HELLSTERN, THE OKLAHOMAN]

EDMOND — Edmond is the home of one of the skate parks in the metro area. It is located in J.L. Mitch Park in northwest Edmond.

Mathis Brothers Skate Park was built in the early 2000s and is owned by the city of Edmond.

The park is about 17,000 square feet and features a full street course and a large bowl system. The street course has a box, two pyramids, a ski-jump type of structure, a few different size hips and a quarter pipe running the length of the park on the north end.

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<p>T. J. Cooper, 9, flies over the edge with his skateboard. [PHOTO BY PAUL HELLSTERN, THE OKLAHOMAN]</p>

T. J. Cooper, 9, flies over the edge with his skateboard. [PHOTO BY PAUL HELLSTERN, THE OKLAHOMAN]

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Diana Baldwin

Diana Baldwin has been an Oklahoma journalist since 1976. She covered the Oklahoma City bombing and covered the downfall of Oklahoma City police forensic chemist Joyce Gilchrist misidentifying evidence. She wrote the original stories about the... Read more ›

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