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Checking In At The Kumba Skate Plaza: Winter Days

It’s been a cold and crazy past couple of weeks at the Kumba Skate Plaza! Schools have since gone back into session and our regulars are fiercely studying and scarce at the skatepark until the weekend comes...

Kimberlaaities 2015 South Africa Youth Tour Video

The Kimberlaaities, composed of some of the Kumba Skate Plaza’s most promising rippers & youth volunteers, hit the road for a week-long skate trip across South Africa in early July with only one goal in mind: Skate everything in their path without getting too broke...

Kimberlaaities 2015 Youth Tour: Bloemfontein

Bloem was scheduled as the last stop on our 2000km drive across the country. As one could imagine, the crew was pretty dusted after a week of traveling and skating every spot they came across...

Kimberlaaities 2015 Youth Tour: Durban

Following our session at Germiston Bowl on Friday afternoon, we waited for Wandile to meet us before hitting the road for our 6 hour drive to the coast. Durban was filled with lots of transition skating, and although the lack of photos would prove otherwise, plenty of sessions at Moses Mabhida Stadium and at the beachfront & beachfront skatepark.

Kimberlaaties 2015 Youth Tour: Johannesburg Part 2

Here’s part 2 of 2 in the photo series from the Johannesburg stop on the 2015 Kimberlaaities Youth Tour. Take a gander below to see what we got up to on the remainder of our stay in Jozi & Pretoria before our 6 hour drive to Durban.

Thanks to Quincy and the One Love Crew for hosting us in JHB and to Hein & Reuben in Pretoria for showing us around.

Kimberlaaities 2015 Youth Tour: Johannesburg Part 1

The Kimberlaaities 2015 Tour made way on 1 July, 2015 on a week-long trip across the country with only skateboarding and good times on the agenda. The Kimberlaaities are the local Kimberley, South Africa skaters who are ripping skaters with great potential both on and off of their skateboards.

This is the second year that we were able to treat som...

Kumba Skate Plaza November 2014 Highlights Video

Kumba Skate Plaza November 2014 Highlights Video

As soon as the dust settles after KDC, the kids are as hyped as ever to skate and progress. Check out some highlights that went down at the Kumba Skate Plaza in November 2014.

Skaters in order of appearance: Bakang Melokwe, Muhammad, Damian Bramley, Brendon Molena, Jon Alan Horseman, Siphiwe Kheswa, Martin Kotze, Obakeng Mabutlwane, Dillon Hartzen...