The Tam News

Ramping Up: Tam students spur skate park renovation

Ramping Up: Tam students spur skate park renovation

By Skye Schoenhoeft

March 17, 2019

The newly renovated skate park adjacent to Mill Valley Middle School opened for use on Monday, February 25. The campaign to build the new park was driven by Tam freshmen Jacob Moore and Cristian Piombo and has been in the works for nearly two years. The old park was taken out entirely, redesigned, and r...

Surf’s Up

Surf's Up

By Max Tripp

December 14, 2018

  Senior Rex Hill won his first National Scholastic Surfing Association (NSSA) competition on the weekend of September 22 in Santa Cruz, landing him sponsorships with Proof Lab and Rip Curl, two big surfing apparel companies. “I focused on every wave and just tried to take it heat by hea...

Bolinas skatepark remodeled

Work Being Done on the Bolinas Skatepark

By Josie Spiegelman

October 17, 2018

Renovations to the Mesa Skatepark in Bolinas were completed after a two-week construction period that started on September 4 and ended on September 15. The improvements to the park are geared towards skateboarders with less experience, as well as those wanting to improve their skills, and include addit...

MVMS Skate Park Renovations

MVMS Skate Park Renovations

By Ava Finn

October 26, 2017

On September 23, local surf and skate shop Proof Lab hosted a fundraiser in conjunction with the Mill Valley Middle School (MVMS) 8th graders, Good Earth, Equator Coffee, and State Room Brewery. Families and friends gathered to celebrate and raise money for a new MVMS skate park. New ramps, railings...

Proof Lab Celebrates Ten Years in Mill Valley

Proof Lab Celebrates Ten Years in Mill Valley


December 4, 2014 This November, Proof Lab celebrated its tenth year as a staple in the Mill Valley community.  An action packed day of events and activities included a surf contest in the headlands, a skate competition on their home ramp, and a movie...

Proof Lab Builds New Marin City Skate Park

Proof Lab Builds New Marin City Skate Park

By Kevin Lee

October 24, 2014

Construction of a new skate park began over the summer and is currently underway in Marin City. The park, which will provide a way for Mill Valley and Marin City residences to skate closer to home, is not yet open to the public but is nearing the later stages of completion. This community art and...