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Midway Mayhem Returns To Kimberley On 7 May

KDC is stoked to bring back one of SA’s favorite skate events for another weekend of camping, good times, and incredible skateboarding.

Midway Mayhem, the 2nd KDC Grand Slam Regional Qualifier of 2016, offers 5 spots to the top 5 previous unqualified skaters in each the TopGrom (ages 13-) and Open Div...

Kumba Skate Plaza Recreation Day

This Weekend we decided to break away from Skateboarding for a moment and get the local skaters involved in some painting. With two teams of kids in rotation, one crew painted all the trash cans while the other crew was busy cutting stencils out to be sprayed on the bins. With a solid system in place, everybody had a chance to paint, cut and spray...

Kumba Skate Plaza Bank To Wall Face Off

This weekend for the first time ever, we had a Bank To Wall Face Off contest. Local skaters who particularly enjoy skating transitions were ecxited to be a part of this one. The contest rules were pretty simple and straight forward, put down your best trick on the wall and stand a chance to emerge victorious...

Kumba Skate Plaza Easter Egg Hunt & Beginners Fun Jam

Every year during Easter season we show our appreciation for the children of the Kumba Skate Plaza by gathering them together for an Easter Egg Hunt. There were plenty of goodies and prizes for everyone and the smile factor was at 11/10...

Kumba Skate Plaza Weekend Update: Bust Yourself Down The Big 4

This weekend the Kumba Skate Plaza was jam packed with lots of activities as usual for the local youth. We started off with a battle against the rain to host the ‘Bust Yo’Self Down The Big 4’ contest where the locals threw down some of their best stunts down the notorious “Big 4” stair set for prizes...

Thabang Tsillo: What’s My Story?

Thabang is a local skater at the Kumba Skate Plaza who has been coming to the park for about 2 years now. He spent the entire past year borrowing and riding our loaner boards every single day. Even though at some point there were only a few boards available to share amongst a group of 30 kids, he still never gave up and kept coming to skate...

Video: Skateboarding Or Cancer?

While at the CANSA Relay For Life this past weekend at the Kumba Skate Plaza, we asked the crowd which they preferred: “Skateboarding or cancer?” If one had to choose between the best thing in the world and the worst thing in the world, you’d think the answer would be easy...