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...

Video Recap: KDC Grand Slam Durban Regional Qualifiers 2016

The KDC Grand Slam Durban Regional Qualifiers went down on 17-18 July, 2016 as a part of DBN X FST and brought out Durban’s top talent for a shot at cash prizes and wildcard entries into the KDC South African Championships at Kimberley Diamond Cup 2016.

Skaters in order of appearance: Thariq Makuyi, Suhail Kader, George Van Blerk, Jeremy Lawrence, ...

Skateboarding For Hope National Tour Returns To Pretoria On 6 August

The Skateboarding For Hope National Tour, Supported By DC Shoes, will be returning to Menlyn Skatepark in Pretoria on Saturday, 6 August 2016! Along with seeking out the top 13- skater to advance to the TopGrom South African Championships at Kimberley Diamond Cup, we will also be hosting a Rider Cup qualifier in which the top team of the event will...