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2015 KDC South African Championships & Top Grom Championships: List of Qualified Skaters

Here’s the list of all skaters who have qualified to compete in the KDC South African Championships and TopGrom Championships at Kimberley Diamond Cup this October 7-10. Stay tuned to this page for updates following each event.

To keep everyone up to speed, Skateboarding for Hope (SFH) Presented by Vans events yield 1 qualified skater in each TopG...

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Skateboarding For Hope Presented By Vans: Krugersdorp Video Recap

Skateboarding for Hope presented by Vans went down at the new Key West Skate Plaza in Krugersdorp on 18 July, 2015 and welcomed nearly 100 competitors to the skatepark for a shot at R5000 in cash prizes. 10 skateboards were also given to underprivileged children of the area courtesy of Vans.

Watch the video recap here.

Skaters in order of appearanc...

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Skateboarding For Hope Presented By Vans: Krugersdorp

Skateboarding for Hope presented by Vans went down at the new Key West Skate Plaza in Krugersdorp on 18 July, 2015 and welcomed nearly 100 competitors to the skatepark for a shot at R5000 in cash prizes. With Krugersdorp being a completely new location for the SFH series, we were excited to see what we were in for...

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Kimberlaaities 2015 South Africa Youth Tour Video

The Kimberlaaities, composed of some of the Kumba Skate Plaza’s most promising rippers & youth volunteers, hit the road for a week-long skate trip across South Africa in early July with only one goal in mind: Skate everything in their path without getting too broke...

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Kimberlaaities 2015 Youth Tour: Bloemfontein

Bloem was scheduled as the last stop on our 2000km drive across the country. As one could imagine, the crew was pretty dusted after a week of traveling and skating every spot they came across...

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Kimberlaaities 2015 Youth Tour: Durban

Following our session at Germiston Bowl on Friday afternoon, we waited for Wandile to meet us before hitting the road for our 6 hour drive to the coast. Durban was filled with lots of transition skating, and although the lack of photos would prove otherwise, plenty of sessions at Moses Mabhida Stadium and at the beachfront & beachfront skatepark.

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Kimberlaaties 2015 Youth Tour: Johannesburg Part 2

Here’s part 2 of 2 in the photo series from the Johannesburg stop on the 2015 Kimberlaaities Youth Tour. Take a gander below to see what we got up to on the remainder of our stay in Jozi & Pretoria before our 6 hour drive to Durban.

Thanks to Quincy and the One Love Crew for hosting us in JHB and to Hein & Reuben in Pretoria for showing us around.