Congratulations, Welcome to the NMSA Family!

Congratulations, Welcome to the
NMSA Family!
We look forward to your participation in our skate camp!
We have received your payment and your seat has been
At the Neal Mims Skate Academy, we look forward to watching
our students grow into more confident, experienced
riders. Campers will be receiving private coaching and
instruction from professional skateboarders. Each instructor has
invaluable experience in the world of skateboarding. Instructors
will focus on teaching skateboarding fundamentals, skatepark
etiquette, and industry insights.
Our main goal for the day is to have fun while improving skate skills at some the best skate
spots. Our small groups of 5-6 skaters ensure that each student will receive plenty of individual
CAMP: The Liability Waiver and Camper Information forms will be mailed to you. They are also
available on the Skate Camps page of our website,
What To Expect: Please bring an open, eager mind, and we will guarantee to help you improve your
skateboarding. After an eight-hour day of skating, you can expect to come home with some new tricks! In
order to maintain your energy and avoid sore muscles, please be sure to eat a healthy breakfast in the
morning and drink plenty of water.
What To Wear:
Wear clothes that will be comfortable to skate in
Skate shoes
Helmets/Pads: All participants are required to bring a helmet every day of camp. Elbow and
knee pads are highly recommended, but not required.
Lunch, Water and Snacks: Please pack a healthy lunch, water bottle and snacks. Light snacks will be
provided and candy will be available for purchase from the Neal Mims Candy Shop.
T-Shirts: On the first day of camp, we will hand out limited edition Neal Mims Skate Academy t-shirts.
Pick-up and Drop-off Location and Time: We will meet at the Encinitas Skate Plaza parking lot off of
the I-5 Santa Fe. exit in Cardiff behind Vons. Please be there 10-15 minutes early, for a 9am
departure. Pick-up will be at 5:00pm. Please do not be late for pick-ups or drop-offs.
Photos/Blog Post: Our experience will be documented and posted on our website, Facebook and
Instagram, so please check them out!
Please review the following with your child prior to camp:
Your child is expected to:
Show respect to all participants, staff, guests, facilities etc.
Be pleasant to others and refrain from using foul language
Refrain from causing intentional harm to self, other participants, staff, or facilities
Respect the van
Discipline: While we don't anticipate any issues, if behavior problems arise, you will be
contacted that day. The following disciplinary techniques will be used for uncooperative
Verbal Warning
Parent involvement
Removal from program
In case of any emergency: You will be notified immediately. Please be available to be reached at the
phone number listed on the paperwork. Our instructors are certified in First Aid/CPR and always carry a
First Aid Kit.
Medications and Medical Information: If there are any medical conditions we should be aware of,
please discuss this with us ahead of time.
Weather cancellations: We will never cancel our camps due to the weather. We have access to many
indoor skateparks, and will utilize those facilities in the event of rain.
Payment information: Payment in full must be received before start of camp. You may pay by cash or
check. There will be a $20 fee for all returned or NSF checks.
Refund policy: Your deposit is non-refundable
All checks must be made out to: Neal Mims Skate Academy
After camp:
Please help us provide the best experience possible by giving us feedback! Please send us an
email and tell us what you thought. What did your child say when they got home? What was
their favorite part of camp? Would you refer us to others in the future?
Private Lessons: If you are not already signed up, call now to enroll in Neal Mims Skate
Academy private lessons! For just $70 per hour, you will receive the absolute best private
skateboarding lesson available! You can also take advantage of our package deal in which you
get 6 lessons for the price of 5 ($400). Space is limited; contact us right away to reserve your
Phone: (760) 613- 3011 // E-mail: