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Event Recap: Skateboarding For Hope Supported By DC Shoes Pretoria

Skateboarding For Hope Supported By DC Shoes returned to Menlyn Skatepark in Pretoria for the 2016 season on Saturday, 6 August at to host the area’s top skaters to compete for cash prizes and slots in the Rider Cup and TopGrom Championships at Kimberley Diamond Cup this October.

Ashton Banwell ended up taking his first TopGrom win and Sipo Shaka w...

Skateboarding for Hope Presented by Vans: Northern Cape Youth Month Tour Video

The SFH Youth Month Tour went down on 16-19 June in the Northern Cape, hitting Springbok, Upington, and De Aar along the way...

Skateboarding for Hope Presented by Vans: Northern Cape Youth Month Tour Recap

Skateboarding for Hope (SFH) Presented by Vans rounded up the crew in Johannesburg directly from the KDC Grand Slam and trekked 16 hours straight to Springbok for the SFH Youth Month Tour in the Northern Cape.

The SFH Youth Month Tour included Springbok on the 16th, Upington on the 18th, and De Aar on the 19th to end off the trip...

Game of Skate Kumba Skate Plaza

Game of Skate at Kumba Skate Plaza

Following the Women’s Day program on Saturday, 9 August, we took a short break and went right into everyone’s favorite contest and the determiner of a month’s worth of bragging rights; the game of skate contest. Over 30 Kimberley skaters made it out to try their luck for a shot at some rad prizes and hopefully a fun time on their skateboards for th...

Kimberlaaities Tour - Meet the laaities

Kimberlaaities Tour: Meet the Laaities

     In South African culture, a laaitie is described in general as someone who is younger than oneself or compared to oneself as younger in experience or intellectual ability. (More on that word here). The Kimberlaaities Tour was a youth cross-country skate trip that went down on 3-9 July, 2014. KDC’s skatepark staff was given the difficult ta...

Skateboarding for Hope Bloemfontein Video Recap

Skateboarding for Hope Bloemfontein Video Recap

Here’s a quick video recap from the Skateboarding for Hope presented by Boogaloos Bloemfontein stop at 29 Degrees Skatepark.

Skaters in order of appearance: Damian Bramley, Alec Balie, Marnk Linzi, Jeremy Stone, Brad Balie, Louis Mans, Rudolf Odendaal, Erniw Halberg, Theo Setsetse, Brandon Ramos, Armand Oelofse, and Nico Ludek.

Here’s some clips an...

May Skate Jam at Kumba Skate Plaza

Last Saturday’s May Skate Jam brought out over 40 of the area’s best skaters for a jam-format skate competition with some dope prizes up for grabs. Below are the results from the event accompanied by some photos. Props to all the locals for killing it and pushing Kimberley skateboarding an extra step in the right direction!

Results

Beginners

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