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PHOTOS: A variety enjoys Concord Skatepark

  • Derek Walker, right, of Concord films Jonathan Smith of Concord as he takes his skateboard off a ramp and over Nick Muzzey of Concord at Concord Skatepark in Concord on August 12, 2014. "I wish that they would do more to this park. It could be way better, " said Muzzey, who says he and his friends have all been skating at the park for at least several years, with some skating there since it opened in 1999.<br/><br/>(WILL PARSON/Monitor staff)

    Derek Walker, right, of Concord films Jonathan Smith of Concord as he takes his skateboard off a ramp and over Nick Muzzey of Concord at Concord Skatepark in Concord on August 12, 2014. "I wish that they would do more to this park. It could be way better, " said Muzzey, who says he and his friends have all been skating at the park for at least several years, with some skating there since it opened in 1999.

    (WILL PARSON/Monitor staff)

  • Taylor Perron of Concord pauses before one of dozens of attempts at completing a complex series of tricks, including an ollie bigspin, at Concord Skatepark in Concord on August 12, 2014.<br/><br/>(WILL PARSON/Monitor staff)

    Taylor Perron of Concord pauses before one of dozens of attempts at completing a complex series of tricks, including an ollie bigspin, at Concord Skatepark in Concord on August 12, 2014.

    (WILL PARSON/Monitor staff)

  • Alex Heath of Loudon skates as his Australian shepherd Jada follows at Concord Skatepark in Concord on August 12, 2014. Heath says that Jada enjoys staying close to his board because of her herding instincts.<br/><br/>(WILL PARSON/Monitor staff)

    Alex Heath of Loudon skates as his Australian shepherd Jada follows at Concord Skatepark in Concord on August 12, 2014. Heath says that Jada enjoys staying close to his board because of her herding instincts.

    (WILL PARSON/Monitor staff)

  • Tim Casey, left, of Pittsfield, captures images of his sons, Michael Casey, 9, and Timothy Casey, right, 12, at Concord Skatepark in Concord on August 12, 2014. Casey says he brings the family to the park quite a bit.<br/><br/>(WILL PARSON/Monitor staff)

    Tim Casey, left, of Pittsfield, captures images of his sons, Michael Casey, 9, and Timothy Casey, right, 12, at Concord Skatepark in Concord on August 12, 2014. Casey says he brings the family to the park quite a bit.

    (WILL PARSON/Monitor staff)

  • Derek Walker, right, of Concord films Jonathan Smith of Concord as he takes his skateboard off a ramp and over Nick Muzzey of Concord at Concord Skatepark in Concord on August 12, 2014. "I wish that they would do more to this park. It could be way better, " said Muzzey, who says he and his friends have all been skating at the park for at least several years, with some skating there since it opened in 1999.<br/><br/>(WILL PARSON/Monitor staff)
  • Taylor Perron of Concord pauses before one of dozens of attempts at completing a complex series of tricks, including an ollie bigspin, at Concord Skatepark in Concord on August 12, 2014.<br/><br/>(WILL PARSON/Monitor staff)
  • Alex Heath of Loudon skates as his Australian shepherd Jada follows at Concord Skatepark in Concord on August 12, 2014. Heath says that Jada enjoys staying close to his board because of her herding instincts.<br/><br/>(WILL PARSON/Monitor staff)
  • Tim Casey, left, of Pittsfield, captures images of his sons, Michael Casey, 9, and Timothy Casey, right, 12, at Concord Skatepark in Concord on August 12, 2014. Casey says he brings the family to the park quite a bit.<br/><br/>(WILL PARSON/Monitor staff)

A variety of skaters, bikers and scooterers could be found at Concord Skatepark on Tuesday. Some had been skating there for over a dozen years, others weren’t even born then, and one visitor going up and down ramps at high speed wasn’t even human.

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