Gallery: Nike’s 250-ft Floating Skate Park Crossed the East River With ...

This past weekend, a group of lucky NYC skaters had the opportunity to catch some air at a pretty unusual location - atop Nike's 250-ft SB Skate Safari Barge, which made trips back and forth on the East River between Brooklyn and Manhattan. The massive floating skate park was built in honor of Go Skateboarding Day in New York, which took place on Friday, June 21st. Inhabitat was on the scene as the barge docked at Brooklyn Bridge Park on Saturday, and we snapped some photos. Click through our gallery to see this waterborne skateboarding wonderland in action or read on to see a video of the skate park being constructed.

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