BHUTAN’S FIRST SKATE PARK OPENS IN THIM­PHU

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Bhutan’s first skate park was opened in Bebena in Thim­phu on Novem­ber 20.

The newly built skate park was built by an Amer­i­can fam­ily in mem­ory of their late son Johnny Strange and was con­structed at a cost of USD 98,000.

Johnny Strange first came to Bhutan in 2011 and brought a skate­board with him, ac­cord­ing to fa­ther Brian Strange. The skate park was re­port­edly con­structed with an ob­jec­tive of ben­e­fit­ing the youth of Thim­phu with sup­port from the ‘Strange’ fam­ily from Amer­ica.

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