Open Hearted - New Far Academy Initiative

Mike Vallely, Kristian Svitak, and Joey Jett from Street Plant will be visiting our shores in a couple of weeks to support a new initiative launched by the fine people at The FAR Academy.

Featured previously here on Thrill, The FAR Academy are an alternative education provider and specialist teaching service which gives young people the opportunity to gain qualifications and a vision for their future through skateboarding.

Find out more here, and don't forget to register if you fancy popping by to meet them.

 

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