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Skateboarding For Hope Supported By DC Shoes Northern Cape Youth Month Tour: De Aar 2016

After a sunrise pool session in Upington and a long drive through the Northern Cape, the final stop of the Skateboarding For Hope Northern Cape Youth Month Tour found us at De Aar Skatepark on Sunday, 5 June, 2016; one of the 4 skateparks built by Dallas Oberholzer in 2013 and funded by the Northern Cape Provincial Government and a favorite park to...

Skateboarding for Hope Presented by Vans: Northern Cape Youth Month Tour Video

The SFH Youth Month Tour went down on 16-19 June in the Northern Cape, hitting Springbok, Upington, and De Aar along the way...

Skateboarding for Hope Presented by Vans Youth Month Tour: Northern Cape

KDC is celebrating youth month by bringing the Skateboarding for Hope Presented by Vans tour through the Northern Cape this June. On 16-19 June, we’ll be hosting skate clinics and connecting with local skaters in some of the Northern Cape’s more forgotten about skate scenes including Springbok, Upington, and De Aar.

We’ll be hooking up those in nee...

Skateboarding for Hope presented by Boogaloos De Aar Skatepark

Skateboarding for Hope Presented by Boogaloos: De Aar

It’s always enjoyable to visit the smaller town when on the Skateboarding For Hope tour. We’ve found that the energy levels tend to be exponentially¬†higher, with unmatched¬†hospitality. Such was the case in De Aar, a small town tucked away just off of the N10 in the Northern Cape...

This Ain’t No Safari: Webisode 1

Watch Cory Kennedy, Raven Tershy, Ronnie Sandoval, Grant Taylor, and Raney Beres ripping a few South African skateparks including Bloemfontein, Germiston Bowl, and Northern Cape’s own De Aar Skatepark and Kumba Skate Plaza in the first episode of “This Ain’t No Safari”...

Field Trip: De Aar Skatepark

Last Sunday we took our top volunteers from the skatepark volunteer program to De Aar Skatepark as a token of our appreciation for their help and hard work around the skate plaza. De Aar skatepark is one of four skateparks outside of Kimberley that were built in the Northern Cape as a product of a skateboarding development program funded by the No...

February Game of Skate at Kumba Skate Plaza

Check out some photos from the Game of Skate competition that went down last Saturday at the Kumba Skate Plaza. Over 30 skaters tried their luck in a head-to-head, single-elimination bracket-style flatground competition. Only 3 would make it to the finals and leave with some rad prizes, but fun was had by all...