Mini Riders and Northern Roll at LS-TEN skatepark

Mini Riders takes place from 9-9:50am every Saturday and Sunday at Hunslet’s LS-TEN skatepark.

It’s the perfect place to start for children who are new to wheeled sports, or haven’t visited a skatepark before. Mini Riders sessions are friendly and relaxed family sessions suitable for toddlers to 8 year olds.

A coach is available in session to offer support, encouragement and will even show you a few tricks as inspiration for our mini riders.

Riders are welcome to bring their own equipment, or if you’d like to try something new and borrow a helmet, board, bike or scooter for the session you can do this free of charge. If you’ve never visited the skatepark before don’t forget to complete an online registration before your visit.

Northern Roll

The first edition of Northern Roll brought us the biggest rollerskate event in the North of England. Northern Roll 2023 brought the first of its kind UK led Roller Skate Festival including all Skate Specialities and different communities together. LS-TEN is now getting ready for Northern Roll 2024 and is are hoping to bring you a varied and exciting programme.

Northern Roll is about bringing a high quality festival of Rollerskating to the North of England curated for, by and with the skate community. Expect something for everyone, Roller Discos, Skate Park, Roller Derby, Roller Dance, Street Skate and Workshops.

The best part? All the profits will go back into the charity and into the Skate Scholarship, a scheme that gives free skates and coaching to disadvantaged young people and their families, ensuring the legacy and longevity of Roller Skating and families wellbeing.

LS-TEN is located on Kitson Road, Hunslet, LS10 1NT. Find out more at


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