Letter to the Editor: Skate Lessons Appreciated!

Many Thanks to Tracy Estes for the kind words!  -Matt Letters to the Editor Point Pleasant Skateboard Lessons are Appreciated I want to express my appreciation to Point Pleasant Recreational Department and Coach Matt Danza for the fall recreational skateboard lessons that were attended my by son, Miles. This was Miles’ first […]

ABF in the News in 1994!

Matt’s Mother Mary Danza in ABF in 1994!  Without her none of this would have happened! North Brunswick Sentinel, August 25, 1994 First Day Fashions Short pants, big shoes go back to school this year by Kevin Byre Staff Writer NORTH BRUNSWICK-While teachers are beginning to stock up on chalk, erasers and […]

Sign Up for Spring 2019 Skate Lessons in Point Pleasant!

Point Pleasant Spring Lessons Season is almost here! Weekend mornings starting April 13th. 7 week program for kid’s ages 5 to 14. Sign-Ups start Tuesday March 5 for Point residents, a week later for non-residents. Looking forward to another fun season! Sign Up thru the Point Pleasant Boro Recreation Department Community Pass […]

Point Pleasant Spring 2018 Group Lessons Starting Soon!

Point Pleasant Spring Lessons Season is almost here! Weekend mornings starting April 14th. 7 week program for kid’s ages 5 to 13. Sign-Ups start Tuesday March 13 for Point residents, a week later for non-residents. Looking forward to another fun season! Sign Up thru the Point Pleasant Boro Recreation Department Community Pass […]

ABF Skateboards Now Available!

Looking for a complete skateboard for kids?  I got you covered!  $100 gets you a high quality hand made in the USA ABF deck, grip tape, trucks, wheels, hardware and bearings, assembled by yours truly!  Widths of 7.5″, 7.75″, & 8″ available specifically sized for kids.  Shoot me an email at mattdanza@abfskateshop.com […]

Attention Point Pleasant: Skateboarding Lessons!

Sign-Ups are now open for fall skateboarding lessons at Point Pleasant Skatepark! They are open to Point Pleasant residents & start at the beginning of October! I’ll be teaching these again for Anderson Surf Camps & am looking forward to sharing my passion for skateboarding with dozens of great kids, so if […]

What’s the Clifton Skatepark Like?

I was in the neighborhood so I figured I’d get my daily skate in at the Clifton Skatezone. Here’s a 3 minute video to give you an idea of what the park is like to help you decide if you should make the trip or not. I hope this video is helpful […]

Keyport Skate Jam Saturday 9-24-16!

Just wanted to give you all a heads-up about a Skate Contest coming up soon in our area! What: Skateboard Contest When: This Saturday, September 24, 2016 Where: Hazlet Skatepark, 1776 Union Ave, Hazlet, NJ.  Time: Sing-Ups and Warm-Ups start at Noon, Contest 1-4. Divisions: Beginner, Intermediate, and Advanced   Costs $10 […]

Day 166: Last Day of Spring 2016 Lessons (Tuesday) Video!

Day 166 of my NYR to SED: last day of spring skate lessons (Tuesday class!). Thanks to all the parents & kids! You all did great & we had a ton of fun! Summer sign ups on now for Point Pleasant Residents & start 6/20 for the rest of the world, so […]

Asbury Park Punk Rock Flea Market!

Stop by the ABF Skate Shop booth at the Asbury Park Punk Rock Flea Market Saturday June 4th! I’ll have our classic Punch Buggy T-shirts, our one of a kind steel flat bars, and vintage skateboards for sale!  I’ll also have some great old pictures of New Jersey Skateboarding from the 80s […]