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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...

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...

Kumba Skate Plaza Weekend Update: Game of Skate, Night Moves, And More

It’s been a while since we’ve brought you anything from the Kumba Skate Plaza. Since Midway Mayhem, we’ve been continuing on with our free weekly skate clinics and events that hundreds participate in on a weekly basis. This past weekend we held the Game of Skate contest, a single elimination bracket-style flat ground tournament...

Video: Skateboarding in SA (News 24)

News 24 caught up with World Skateboarding President Tim McFerran about the state of skateboarding in South Africa and how the industry has grown in the last few years, largely as a result of the Kimberley Diamond Cup Skateboarding World Championships. News 24 also visits Mill St...

Khule Ngubane Kumba Skate Plaza Raw Footage (2015)

Last year after Midway Mayhem, Khule Ngubane stayed a few extra days in Kimberley to skate his favorite park and spend time with the kids. While filming for a feature that never came to be, Khule put down a serious bit of skating in about 2 hours time. We finally dug up the footage and decided to put it together for you to enjoy...

Kumba Skate Plaza Weekend Update: Highest Ollie Contest and Skate Lessons

Every weekend at the Kumba Skate Plaza, we have exciting activities for the youth of Kimberley and nearby townships. This weekend we had the Highest Ollie contest for the first time in 2016. It was  good to see everyone putting in extra work on that pop...