Free Stopping Clinic in Central Park


Just inside the West 72nd Street Entrance to Central Park

72nd Street Central Park West · New York, NY

How to find us

If you enter Central Park from West 72 street, You will see Skate Patrollers in red t-shirts, orange cones and white and red banners set up to the right side of entrance to Stawbery Field

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FREE BRAKING LESSONS and Safety Techniques. Learn to use your heel brake. We operate a Stopping Clinic on West 72nd Street, where Skate Patrollers give free lessons on how to use the heel brake. The clinic is located just inside the West 72nd Street entrance to the Park - next to Strawberry Field Entrance. Come and learn to stop or improve your technique. Central Park Sightseeing is now renting skates! The website has a link so you read all of the rental options. Please rent from them and please mention that Central Park Skate Patrol sent you there.