Unpacking The Heat: Evan Binge

Everyday this week we’re introducing some unseen B angles from the KDC Packing The Heat Tour that went down a few months back and we’re kicking off a week of “Unpacking The Heat” with Johannesburg ripper Evan Binge.

Evan  is quite a character, and we weren’t quite aware until we spent some time with him on the road and he became comfortable with t...


Galeshewe Township Photos By Neal Hendrix

Other than the obvious trips to the safari areas and cheetah petting reserves, some of the more popular destinations for the traveling international skaters has become Kimberley’s surrounding townships such as Galeshewe and Greenpoint...

Manny Santiago Pound for Pound Part on

Manny Santiago “Pound For Pound” Part

Our boy Manny Santiago always stays busy. Unfortunately the Kimberley fan favorite wasn’t able to make it to Kimberley last month for KDC, but it seems that he’s been putting in work on the streets filming for his new part, “Pound For Pound”. His part just dropped on the Thrasher site and he’s got all the rail madness you’d expect from Manny and th...

Summer Skate Olympics at Kumba Skate Plaza

Summer Skate Olympics at Kumba Skate Plaza

Whether you love it, hate it, or think it’s alright; it’s seemingly more than likely that skateboarding will be an olympic sport in the not so distant future. With pros like Chris Cole, Sean Malto, and Leticia Bufoni all backing the idea, things definitely seem to be in the works and skateboarding in the olympic games could possibly even become ...

KDC 2014 on cbs

KDC 2014 To Air On CBS Sunday, November 16th

The Skateboarding World Championships at Kimberley Diamond Cup are airing this Sunday, November 16th on CBS. The show starts at 1pm-3pm Pacific / 4pm-6pm Eastern. Vert will air first, followed immediately by Street.
If you’re in a country that does not air CBS or simply canno...

Dlamini Dlamini Durban Clip

It’s been a hell of a year for Dlamini.  He’s been to the U.S. to compete in the Element Make It Count contest at the Berrics, traveled SA on the Packing the Heat Tour, competed in the KDC Street World Championships Finals, and still found the time to put out his third part this year.

Dlamini racked up some footage in his hometown of Durban over t...


Kumba Skate Plaza Mini Ramp Clinic & Mini Ramp Jam Recap

Although the mini ramp at the Kumba Skate Plaza is often avoided as a result of being adjacent to arguably the best skatepark on the continent, its popularity fluctuates but is being kept alive by a few who are trying to up their tranny game and as a result monthly mini ramp clinic and skate contest.

Last Friday, we rounded up some beginners whom ...