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              LEARN IT IN: AUSTRALIA
              Tic Tac, Ollie and Kick-
              flip are going to be the
              words on everyone’s
              lips following the
              Summer Olympics, for
              skateboarding is now
              going to be racking up    GAME
              medals in Tokyo. If you
              didn’t get to master the
              board as a kid, you can
              now sign up for a private
              lesson with a pro skater   ON                     These new sports will be making their exciting debut
              in Sydney. Don’t worry                            at the upcoming Summer Olympics (Jul 24-Aug 9)
              even if you have never
              stepped on a board – they                         in Tokyo. Here’s where you can try them out first.
              will show you all the tips
              and tricks so that you can
              start rolling in no time.   ›
              Totem Skateboarding       ›
              offers masterclasses at   SPORT CLIMBING
              six different skateparks,
              including Five Dock       LEARN IT IN: THAILAND  on-one session with Real   the picturesque beach.
              Skate Park featuring      The arrival of sport   Rocks in Krabi. The team   During your four-hour
              gnarly concrete bowls;    climbing in Tokyo marks   will whisk you across   session, you will learn
              and Waterloo Skatepark,   another first for the 2020   the waves by long-tail   holding, belay and rappel
              which comes with plenty   Olympics. Athletes will   boat to the dramatic   techniques, as well as
              of space where you can    be taking part in three   limestone formations of   safety measures. Once
              quietly practise the basics.  different disciplines:   Railay Beach. Here, your   you have finished your
        lead climbing, speed   expert guide will teach   workout for the day,
                                        climbing and bouldering.   you the basic techniques   cool off with a dip in the
                                        If you want to take your   that you need to ascend   Andaman Sea.
                                        climbing career to the   the limestone cliffs for        IMAGES ISTOCK
                                        next level, book a one-  a bird’s-eye view of


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