Yuka Yoneda

Nike's Skate Park Barge Floats Atop NYC's East River with Skaters Aboard (PHOTOS)

by , 06/25/13

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That wasn’t any ordinary barge you saw floating in the East River last weekend – it was Nike’s SB Safari Skate Park! The 250-ft mini island boasted a series of ramps, rails and hills just like you’d see at any other skate park, but made trips back and forth between Manhattan and Brooklyn with skaters aboard. Click here for our photos of this very unusual skating surface.

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