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Moxi Week London - A Fundraiser for Free Border Skate

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Welcome to Moxi Week London!!

Moxi Week London will be a four day roller skating fundraiser for Free Border Skate, hosted by Estro Jen - founder of Moxi Roller Skates and Sojourn Wallace founder of Free Border Skate & Author of Indy and the Adventure to Planet Roller Skate.

Moxi Week will bring you a JAM packed week of events including more than 15 ramp and skate dance workshops, meet & greets at "the secret bowl" live demos and performances, Q&A's, meetups only shared with ticket holders, giveaways & more. The week long event will close with a formal Syrian inspired dinner & private screening of Jana Ottes new short film "Free Border Skate."


About Free Borer Skate

Free Border Skate, is a female lead, female centered extreme roller skate program, aimed at fostering positive spaces for youth living in areas of conflict and civil unrest. Through the therapeutic nature of physical activity and the confidence building that comes with learning an extreme sport, Free Border Skate encourages children and teenagers to positively express themselves, and work towards overcoming the trauma(s) of their past. Program participants will not only grown externally, but also internally and emotionally, as they learn through the encouragement from their skate community.



SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

DAY ONE - SECRET BOWL ( May 19th 2020)

Estro Jen of Moxi roller skates will be doing a meet and great - along with some splashing and thrashing around the secret bowl (exact location will only disclosed to ticket holders but is in cental London). Come down say hey and learn all about Free Border Skate and how we’ve partnered with Moxi to help refugees.

DAY TWO ( May 20th, 2020)

In honor of our work with Syrian and Palestinian refugees, our opening event will be a formal dinner & private screening of Sojourn Wallace & Jana Otte’s trailer for their upcoming short film “Free Border Skate”. The film follows the work of Sojourn Wallace who has been working with refugees for five years, and started Free Border Skate in 2019; a roller skate program for refugees and vulnerable Lebanese children on the border of Lebanon and Syria. Following the viewing will be a Q+A and we will close the week with a delicious Syrian inspired meal.

DAY THREE + FOUR - (May 21 +22, 2020)

On day three and four, ticket holders will be invited to join us at our indoor skate park (North London) and dance studio, for a day slammed packed with workshops, panel discussions, skate demos and more. Classes will be taught by Members of the Moxi team, The NC, Playtone & Hoop Hustle Flow. Classes range from Beginner ramps, advanced tricks, Hoop Skate, Yoga for skaters, skate dance and more. There will be more than 8 completely different classes to choose from each day, covering all abilities and styles...all under one roof!




WORKSHOPS

Moxi

  • Estro Jen - "Slides, Grinds +Airs", "Handstands + Kicks", "How to Spin Fast"

  • Dita Muertos - "Beginner Ramps" (Absolute Beginner), "Beginner Ramps 2" (Upgrading your drop ins, carving, switching, 180's)

The N.C. London (Exact class offered by the N.C. will be provided upon registration)

  • Ishirah - Skate Dance (Name TBD)

  • Nadia - Skate Dance (Name TBD)

  • Jason - Skate Dance (Name TBD)

  • Kevin - Skate Dance (Name TBD)

Playtone

  • Tinuke's Orbit - "Hoop Skate 101" + "How to Moonwalk"

Hoop Hustle Flow

  • Joy Dean - "Yoga for skaters"


FAQs

When can I register for my classes?

Once you purchase your ticket, you will get an email telling you when your class registration date opens and how to log on to pick the classes you would like to join. Class registration is based on when you purchased your tickets. (Early Bird vs. Regular price ticket). Early Bird ticket holders will receive their class list on November 1st and be allowed to register on November 15. All other ticket holders will be allowed to register 72 hours after early birds. This event is expected to sell out and some classes will be more popular than others so early registration is advised. In the case that certain classes have a higher demand than others, it is possible that we may add a second slots.

Are there ID or minimum age requirements to enter the event?

18+ or 12 with a parents signature.

Can I register for the same class twice.

We have created an extremly diverse offering and encourage you to try different classes throughout the week. However, if space allows atteendees will be allowed to take the same class more than once.

What are my transport/parking options for getting to and from the event?

There is parking on site

How can I contact the organiser with any questions?

sojourn.a.wallace@salamuk.org

What's the refund policy?

No refunds however transfers are possible for an admin fee of £25

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?

Tickets must be presented on paper or phone.

Is it ok if the name on my ticket or registration doesn't match the person who attends?

Ticket and name must match ID. If you would like to transfer the ticket to someone else, please email the organizer.

More Questions? Email sojourn.wallace@salamuk.org or DM @freeborderskate

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