FGL Angola Recap – Content by African Skateboarding Diary

Mario Felipe is one of the best Angolan skateboarder and he continued to earn his respect among fellow pears.

Last Saturday September 23rd 2017, He became the winner of the Flat Ground League Angola giving him an all paid Ticket to wave the Angola Flag at the African Continental FGL Finals schedule to be held in 2018.

Mario is becoming the seco...

2017 African Skateboarding Championships

The 2017 African Skateboarding Championships completed its second year in existence with perhaps its most competitive contest to date.  The hotly contested contest was won by Rabetisivalaka Rado Nirina from Madagascar, while the second place was taken by El Mehdi Anys from Morocco...

2017 Skateboarding For Hope Kickoff

The 2017 Skateboarding For Hope program kicked off with a bang at our first event of 2017 in Cape Town. These lucky youths were the recipient of brand new skateboards, courtesy of Tim McFerran and World Skateboard Federation...

Kumba Skate Plaza To Reopen Saturday, 8 October!

Update from World Skateboarding / Kimberley Diamond Cup:
 
Kumba Skate Plaza to Reopen Tomorrow, 8 October!
 
As many of you know, WSGP has been working diligently in trying to get Northern Cape Provincial Government to fix the neglected transformers for almost two months now...

KDC Update: Kumba Skate Plaza Reopening, Skate World Champs, & More

Kumba Skate Plaza May Be Open In Time For The Weekend!

We are hopeful that the Kumba Skate Plaza can be open by this weekend! WSGP is still waiting on Northern Cape Department of Economic Development & Tourism (DEDAT) to provide funding to fix transformers and make the facility safe to our local skaters and visitors once again...

Skateistan South Africa Skate School Opening

The fine folk at Skateistan have been working hard over the last 2 years building a reputation in Johannesburg for the great work they do for the inner city youth and encouraging the children of Jozi to get involved in such a rad initiative...

Event Recap: Skateboarding For Hope Supported By DC Shoes Pretoria

Skateboarding For Hope Supported By DC Shoes returned to Menlyn Skatepark in Pretoria for the 2016 season on Saturday, 6 August at to host the area’s top skaters to compete for cash prizes and slots in the Rider Cup and TopGrom Championships at Kimberley Diamond Cup this October.

Ashton Banwell ended up taking his first TopGrom win and Sipo Shaka w...