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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...

Dlamini Dlamini Ride Channel Part

Dlamini Dlamini has been getting around quite a bit lately. From spending time in the US skating in Boston and Southern California to traveling to Spain to compete in Street League; Dlamini keeps it moving...

KDC Grand Slam Johannesburg Regional Qualifiers Head To Soweto For Youth Day (16 June)

The 3rd KDC Grand Slam Regional Qualifier event of the 2016 will be held at Vilakazi St. in Soweto to celebrate youth day with an incredible day of skateboarding and good vibes...

Skateboarding For Hope Supported By DC Shoes: YBF Skate Plaza (JHB)

The fourth stop of the Skateboarding For Hope Supported By DC Shoes National Tour went down on Saturday, 28 May at YBF Skatepark in the Johannesburg suburb of Bryanston. Heaps of local skaters came out to show support and rip for their share of cash and product prizes.

We were joined by inner-city Johannesburg skaters organized by One Love Skate Ex...

Skateboarding For Hope National Tour Heads To YBF Skate Plaza (JHB) This Saturday

The Skateboarding For Hope National Tour, supported by DC Shoes Africa, is stoked to head to YBF Skatepark in Bryanton (JHB) for its fourth stop of the 2016 season.

With a focus on empowering youth through skateboarding, Skateboarding For Hope aims to reach underprivileged kids throughout South Africa by introducing skateboarding as a powerful, pos...

A Day With Skateistan (Johannesburg)

This past Wednesday, our friends at Skateistan welcomed us to their Johannesburg offices and site of their outreach sessions to check out their program and see what happens on a weekly basis. While we’re always speaking to the crew and learning about what they do, we haven’t had the pleasure to see it go down first hand until this week.

We joined t...

Drill Hall Skate Space (Johannesburg)

The Drill Hall in Johannesburg, a former military base built on the remnants of a native prison, is now a public space that has history dating back to 1904...