Skate Boarding in Skatepark des Ursulines, Brussels, Brussels Capital Region Belgium

Type of park:
Ramps, bowls, trampolines, benches, bars,rails
Brussels (officially Brussels Capital Region or Brussels Region) is the capital city of Belgium and the de facto capital of European Union. Brussels is the biggest urban area in the entire Belgium and comprises 19 municipalities, counting the City of Brussels which is the de jure capital of Belgium, additionally to the seat of the Flemish community and the French community of Belgium. The City of Brussels is located in valley of the Sean River, a small branch of the Schelde.

One of the most popular sports in Brussels and in Belgium in general is Skate Boarding. Skateparks are spread around the city of Brussels, waiting for skateboarders to roll over them. Skate Boarding can be perfectly performed at Skatepark des Ursulines (Ursulines square).

Ursulines square is not a park like others, aka a conventional playground, but an amazing multipurpose space adapted to skate boards, mostly suitable for teenagers or younger adults. It is an outdoor concrete park with fantastic features that will thrill every board rider. Ramps, bowls, trampolines, benches, bars and rails are only some of the features of the park.

Furthermore, the park is very because of many competitions that are taking place from time to time. Since the years of its construction, the cement park has been transformed into a form of art by artists who performed graffiti designs all over the park. It is one of the many famous skate-parks that should be ridden without hesitation.

How to Get to Destination

BY CAR FROM Middelkerke
75.3 miles (121 km), 1 hour 20 mins
Head northeast on Anspachlaan/Bld Anspach toward Augustijnenstraat/Rue des Augustins. Continue onto Pl. De Brouckère/De Brouckèreplein. Continue onto Bld Emile Jacqmain/Emile Jacqmainlaan. Turn left at Bld du Jardin Botanique/Kruidtuinlaan. Take the 1st left toward Bld Baudouin/Boudewijnlaan. Turn right onto Bld Baudouin/Boudewijnlaan. Turn right to stay on Bld Baudouin/Boudewijnlaan. Slight left onto Rogiertunnel/Tunnel Rogier/R20 Continue to follow R20. Slight right onto Av. Charles-Quint/Keizer Karellaan/R20. Continue onto A10. Continue onto A10/E40. Keep right to continue on A10, follow signs for Oostende. At the roundabout, take the 3rd exit onto Elisabethlaan/R31 Continue to follow R31. Turn left onto Troonstraat/N34 Continue to follow N34. Turn left onto Normandlaan. Turn right onto Lisbloemlaan. Turn left onto Ten Poele. Turn left to stay on Ten Poele.
93.3 miles (151 km), 1 hour 30 mins
Head southeast on Bisschopsstraat/Rue de l'Evêque toward Rue des Fripiers/Kleerkopersstraat. Continue onto Rue de l'Ecuyer/Schildknaapsstraat. Continue onto Arenbergstraat/Rue d'Arenberg. Continue onto Rue de Loxum. Turn left onto Rue des Colonies/Koloniënstraat. Continue onto Rue de la Loi/Wetstraat. Turn right onto Rue Ducale/Hertogsstraat. Take the 2nd left onto Lambermontstraat. Continue onto Rue Belliard/Belliardstraat. Continue onto Kortenbergtunnel/Tunnel de Cortenbergh/N23 Continue to follow N23. Take the ramp to E40. Continue straight onto E40. Keep right to continue on E42, follow signs for Saarbrücken/Verviers. Take exit 11-Malmedy for N62 toward Marche/Stavelot/Waimes. At the roundabout, take the 3rd exit onto Av. du Pont de Warche/N62/N68 Continue to follow N62/N68 Go through 2 roundabouts. Turn left onto Rue Devant les Religieuses/Rue Jean-Hubert Cavens/N68 Continue to follow Rue Jean-Hubert Cavens/N68. Take the 1st right onto Rue Malgrave.
Brussels Airport,
9.2 miles (14.5 km)
Brussels South Charleroi Airport,
37.6 miles (59.6 km).

The City of Brussels has three main train stations: Brussels South, Central and North, which are amongst the busiest of the country. Brussels South is also served by direct high-speed rail links: to London by the Eurostar train via the Channel Tunnel (1hr 51 min); to Amsterdam by the Fyra; to Amsterdam, Paris (1hr 25 min) and Cologne by the Thalys; and to Cologne and Frankfurt by the German ICE.

The City hosts also minor railway stations at Bockstael, Brussels-Chapel, Brussels-Congres, Brussels-Luxembourg, Brussels-Schuman,Brussels-West, Haren, Haren-South, Simonis.

In the Brussels Region, there are also railways stations at Berchem-Sainte-Agathe, Boitsfort, Boondael (Auderghem), Bordet (Evere),Etterbeek, Evere, Forest-East, Forest-South, Jette, Meiser (Schaarbeek), Moensberg (Uccle), Saint-Job (Uccle), Schaarbeek, Uccle-Calevoet, Uccle-Stalle, Vivier d’Oie-Diesdelle (Uccle) and Watermael.


If you are interested in trying out this amazing sport in this spot press the request button so as to give you more information and prices.


Audiovisual material