Thunder Park

Thunder Park

Thunder Park, a new urban sports centre offering unique sporting experiences including BMX, skate, scoot, rollerblade and urban dance, is now open at Eddie Irvine Sports Bangor.

Thunder Park aims to take urban sports in Ireland to new heights with never before seen coaching and facilities.

Whether you are a pro, enthusiast or first timer; Thunder Park offers a range of alternative sports provided by a specialist and experienced team in a supportive and safe environment. All with the aim to develop confidence and encourage the learning of new skills.

Service and facilities are wide ranging to ensure Thunder Park appeals to all levels and abilities. This includes a range of never before seen, and a first for Ireland, ramps and training areas including a half-pipe, Resi ramp and foam pit; recreational space for children to get fit; wheel chair access to the urban sports experience; urban dance and scooter facilities and weekly training and recreational clubs.

Thunder Park is also home to the Thunder Action Sports stunt team. The team perform nationwide entertaining crowds at key events with their phenomenal stunts and skills. Thunder Park provides a space for the team to rehearse, provide demonstrations as well as share their knowledge and experience with visitors.

Thunder Park owner Matt Gillespie said:

“We are delighted to officially open Thunder Park at Eddie Irvine Sports Bangor. Our aim is to create Ireland’s premier urban sports centre offering a high quality product and service for anyone interested in developing their skills in alternative sports, or anyone who wants to

try something new and have some fun.  This is all set within a supportive and safe

environment providing a top quality service and product through our expert team. With our amazing stunt team on site we hope that it inspires others to have the confidence to  try out the sports on offer at Thunder Park and who knows perhaps we might help to create future urban sports champions!”

Thunder Park is now open at Eddie Irvine Sports Bangor. Weekdays summer opening 12-8pm and during term time 6pm-10pm; Saturday & Sunday 12-8pm. Prices start from £10 per session with equipment hire starting from £3 for helmets and £10 for BMX or £6 for scooters/ skateboards.  Group and party packages available. For further details on bookings and equipment hire visit  and @ThunderparkIreland Facebook and Instagram.

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