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Kumba Skate Plaza Weekend Update: Best Line Contest

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Last weekend at the Kumba Skate Plaza, we held the best line, or “Lord of the Lines” contest for the local skaters. The beginners were hyped to get involved and try something new and the OG’s were equally as excited, because there was a deck on the line, of course. In the end, Martin Kotze’s […]

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Kimberlaaities Tour: Cape Town

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The Kimberlaaities left George from the Buck Tour and hit the road for the long drive to the Mother City. The weather wasn’t looking so hot (figuratively and literally) in CPT, so we decided to hit some spots along the way. By the time we got there, it was still a bit wet to skate, so […]

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Game of Skate at Kumba Skate Plaza

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Game of Skate Kumba Skate Plaza

Following the Women’s Day program on Saturday, 9 August, we took a short break and went right into everyone’s favorite contest and the determiner of a month’s worth of bragging rights; the game of skate contest. Over 30 Kimberley skaters made it out to try their luck for a shot at some rad prizes and […]

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Kimberlaaities: King’s Beach, Port Elizabeth

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The Kimberlaaities Tour was a youth tour featuring some of Kimberley’s up and coming rippers and Kumba Skate Plaza management staff. The goal was simple: show the kids an awesome time while giving them the opportunity to explore their beautiful country and skate spots and meet friends along the way. We hit the road on […]

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Kimberlaaities Tour: Meet the Laaities

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Kimberlaaities Tour - Meet the laaities

     In South African culture, a laaitie is described in general as someone who is younger than oneself or compared to oneself as younger in experience or intellectual ability. (More on that word here). The Kimberlaaities Tour was a youth cross-country skate trip that went down on 3-9 July, 2014. KDC’s skatepark staff was given […]