Photo Gallery: Flipping out! An afternoon at Wilmington’s skate park


Ryan Shanks, 15, ollies from a ramp Wednesday at the skate park in Wilmington.

Ryan Shanks, 15, ollies from a ramp Wednesday at the skate park in Wilmington.


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15-year-old Riley Brown begins a trick after jumping from a ramp at the skate in Wilmington on Wednesday.


Nathan Kraatz | Wilmington News Journal

16-year-old Stan Miller performs a melon grab at the Wilmington skate park Wednesday.


Nathan Kraatz | Wilmington News Journal

Danny Thokey, 13, prepares to land after a trick.


Nathan Kraatz | Wilmington News Journal

Riley Brown, 15, performs a flip trick.


Nathan Kraatz | Wilmington News Journal

13-year-old John Clair-Nease attempts a flip trick Wednesday at the Wilmington skate park.


Nathan Kraatz | Wilmington News Journal

16-year-old Stan Miller leaves his board to perform a flip trick.


Nathan Kraatz | Wilmington News Journal

Matthew Daniels, 13, prepares to land after hitting the ramp at the skate park in Wilmington on Wednesday.


Nathan Kraatz | Wilmington News Journal

Sam Vestal, 16, balances as he performs a trick on a grind box Wednesday at the skate park in Wilmington.


Nathan Kraatz | Wilmington News Journal

Ryan Shanks, 15, ollies from a ramp Wednesday at the skate park in Wilmington.

15-year-old Riley Brown begins a trick after jumping from a ramp at the skate in Wilmington on Wednesday.

16-year-old Stan Miller performs a melon grab at the Wilmington skate park Wednesday.

Danny Thokey, 13, prepares to land after a trick.

Riley Brown, 15, performs a flip trick.

13-year-old John Clair-Nease attempts a flip trick Wednesday at the Wilmington skate park.

16-year-old Stan Miller leaves his board to perform a flip trick.

Matthew Daniels, 13, prepares to land after hitting the ramp at the skate park in Wilmington on Wednesday.

Sam Vestal, 16, balances as he performs a trick on a grind box Wednesday at the skate park in Wilmington.

Ryan Shanks, 15, ollies from a ramp Wednesday at the skate park in Wilmington.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/22/2015/11/web1_DSC_0161.jpgRyan Shanks, 15, ollies from a ramp Wednesday at the skate park in Wilmington. Nathan Kraatz | Wilmington News Journal

15-year-old Riley Brown begins a trick after jumping from a ramp at the skate in Wilmington on Wednesday.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/22/2015/11/web1_DSC_0162.jpg15-year-old Riley Brown begins a trick after jumping from a ramp at the skate in Wilmington on Wednesday. Nathan Kraatz | Wilmington News Journal

16-year-old Stan Miller performs a melon grab at the Wilmington skate park Wednesday.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/22/2015/11/web1_DSC_0167.jpg16-year-old Stan Miller performs a melon grab at the Wilmington skate park Wednesday. Nathan Kraatz | Wilmington News Journal

Danny Thokey, 13, prepares to land after a trick.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/22/2015/11/web1_DSC_0172.jpgDanny Thokey, 13, prepares to land after a trick. Nathan Kraatz | Wilmington News Journal

Riley Brown, 15, performs a flip trick.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/22/2015/11/web1_DSC_0175.jpgRiley Brown, 15, performs a flip trick. Nathan Kraatz | Wilmington News Journal

13-year-old John Clair-Nease attempts a flip trick Wednesday at the Wilmington skate park.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/22/2015/11/web1_DSC_0176.jpg13-year-old John Clair-Nease attempts a flip trick Wednesday at the Wilmington skate park. Nathan Kraatz | Wilmington News Journal

16-year-old Stan Miller leaves his board to perform a flip trick.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/22/2015/11/web1_DSC_0179.jpg16-year-old Stan Miller leaves his board to perform a flip trick. Nathan Kraatz | Wilmington News Journal

Matthew Daniels, 13, prepares to land after hitting the ramp at the skate park in Wilmington on Wednesday.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/22/2015/11/web1_DSC_0180.jpgMatthew Daniels, 13, prepares to land after hitting the ramp at the skate park in Wilmington on Wednesday. Nathan Kraatz | Wilmington News Journal

Sam Vestal, 16, balances as he performs a trick on a grind box Wednesday at the skate park in Wilmington.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/22/2015/11/web1_DSC_0193.jpgSam Vestal, 16, balances as he performs a trick on a grind box Wednesday at the skate park in Wilmington. Nathan Kraatz | Wilmington News Journal

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