An addition of a shade structure to a skatepark provides a multitude of different benefits including but not limited to:

  •  Sun Protection- prolonged exposure to the sun can lead to sunburns, heat exhaustion, and even heat stroke, especially when partaking in physical activity outdoors. A shade structure will protect participants and spectators by blocking the suns harmful rays while minimizing the risk of these health concerns. 
  • Comfort- implementing a shade structure at a skatepark allows for an area where participants and spectators can cool off