Youngsters at the BMX track at Porth in Rhondda Cynon Taf said it has given them "something to do" - and is "great fun."
The initiative has been picked out as one of the best in Europe for crime prevention.
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In this today's Newsweek Wales, Carl talks about cancer survival rates in Wales and the search for volunteers to train guide dog puppies.
It'll be brighter today with some lingering blustery showers. This evening it'll be colder under clear skies, with isolated showers.
Gareth Bale put any domestic troubles behind him as he starred in Wales' emphatic 3-0 win over Israel in Haifa.