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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: Lots Of Lessons!

Every weekend at the Kumba Skate Plaza in Kimberley, South Africa, we provide free skate lessons for the local skaters and community to enjoy...

Kumba Skate Plaza Weekend Update: Mini Rider Cup, Damian Pulls A Caballerial, & More

The weekend kicked off with our weekly transition-oriented skate clinic, Vert Fridays. Highlights include an almost drop in from Mvelo and a definite caballerial make from Damian. Damian also put his fear of fakie ollies to rest and put down several during the session. Check the video below for the proof...

Skate Lesson Sundays Coaching Clinic at Kumba Skate Plaza

If you’ve been following us in recent months, it’s no secret that we hold free skate lessons open to the public on a weekly basis. It gives the opportunity for our more advanced skaters to engage with the young guns who are just starting out and hence creates mentors in the process...

Kumba Skate Plaza Weekend Update: Mini Ramp Clinic, Game of Skate, And More

Another blazing hot weekend at the Kumba Skate Plaza. That Kimberley sun is ruthless.

We kicked off the weekend with a skate clinic on the mini ramp. We padded up and took care of some of the basics like pumping, kickturning, and a few basic tricks...

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: Vert Fridays, Mini Rider Cup & More

Another top notch weekend at the plaza. We kicked Friday off with a vert clinic and contest on the vert ramp. Frontside kickturns can be a bit intimidating, especially if you learned them frontside initially. No fear that some prizes couldn’t help one overcome. Damian came out on top, as expected, but Shandene was in a close second...