Kimberley 10/10/2015. Kimberley Diamond Cup skateboarding contest held in Kimberley, South Africa. Photo Sam Clark,

Skateboarding World Championships Scheduled for Oct. 3-8

Skateboarding World Championships Scheduled for Oct. 3-8 in South Africa

Skateboarding’s biggest contest of the year is expected to draw more than 300 competitors from 60 countries

(Los Angeles – May 25, 2016) World Skateboarding Grand Prix (WSGP) announced today the Skateboarding World Championships will return to Kimberley, South Africa Octo...


Skateboarding For Hope National Tour Heads To YBF Skate Plaza (JHB) This Saturday

The Skateboarding For Hope National Tour, supported by DC Shoes Africa, is stoked to head to YBF Skatepark in Bryanton (JHB) for its fourth stop of the 2016 season.

With a focus on empowering youth through skateboarding, Skateboarding For Hope aims to reach underprivileged kids throughout South Africa by introducing skateboarding as a powerful, pos...


Kumba Skate Plaza Weekend Update: Game of Skate, Night Moves, And More

It’s been a while since we’ve brought you anything from the Kumba Skate Plaza. Since Midway Mayhem, we’ve been continuing on with our free weekly skate clinics and events that hundreds participate in on a weekly basis. This past weekend we held the Game of Skate contest, a single elimination bracket-style flat ground tournament...


Midway Mayhem 2016 Video Recap

Midway Mayhem went down on 7 May, 2016 at the Kumba Skate Plaza in Kimberley, South Africa and served as the 2nd of 4 regional qualifier events of the 2016 KDC season...


Video: Skateboarding in SA (News 24)

News 24 caught up with World Skateboarding President Tim McFerran about the state of skateboarding in South Africa and how the industry has grown in the last few years, largely as a result of the Kimberley Diamond Cup Skateboarding World Championships. News 24 also visits Mill St...


Event Recap: Midway Mayhem 2016

The 2nd KDC Grand Slam of the 2016 season went down at Midway Mayhem at the Kumba Skate Plaza and brought out several local skaters and bus fulls & car loads of skaters from around the country alike for another incredible weekend of skateboarding and camping.

While the weather was a little cold and the rain was a factor to fight against, the skateb...


Dad Cam Skate Rock South Africa

Pat Mclain had the “Dad Cam” handy during the Skate Rock South Africa trip and the footage finally surfaced on the Thrasher site. From the KDC Vert contest to the Hartswaater Ditches through a hut in the Valley Of 1000 Hills in Durban, the Dad Cam has seen it all. Featuring Raven Tershy, Grant Taylor, Nuge, Figgy, and more.

Revisit Skate Rock Sou...

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