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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...

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...

Video: Skateboarding In Kuruman, Northern Cape

KDC took a road trip to visit their friends in the village of Mothibistad located in the small Northern Cape city of Kuruman to check out the spots the area had to offer (only 2) before the skatepark was built in 2013. We ended the day off with a session at the Kuruman Skatepark and a small contest for the local skaters...

Video: Kumba Skate Plaza January 2016 Highlights

Check out the Kumba Skate Plaza January 2016 Highlights video for a glimpse into the monthly program and daily ripping that go down at the Kumba Skate Plaza in Kimberley, South Africa...

Kumba Skate Plaza Weekend Update: Pushing On Into The New Year

Every weekend at the Kumba Skate Plaza, we’re holding skate lessons, competitions, and other activities for the youth of Kimberley, South Africa. We’re stoked to get back into the groove of things for 2016 and welcome more friendly faces into the skatepark and inspiring the children of the area.

This past weekend was full of skate clinics...

Kumba Skate Plaza January 2015 Highlights

January at the Kumba Skate Plaza was stacked. On top of our weekly skate lessons, we had a few heavy competitions lined up for the local skaters such as the Mini Rider Cup and Stacks for Stunts. We even mixed things up a bit and held a(n) (sk)arts & crafts session to lighten things up...

Kumba Skate Plaza Weekend Update: Stacks For Stunts Recap & More

The Stacks for Stunts Skate Jam went down on 17 January, 2015 and brought forward over 30 local skaters to compete for their share of a R2000 prize purse. The format was quite simple, we called out the tricks, and the first skater to land each trick earned a certain amount of cash...