After only a little over two weeks of hard work from volunteer skatepark builders from around the world and help from local Addis Ababa skaters, the dream of Addis Skatepark, Ethiopia’s first skatepark, finally became a reality on 16 April, 2016 and opened its gates for the first session to several eager local skaters and volunteers […]
The good folks at Make Life Skate Life and Ethiopia Skate joined forces to bring to life Addis Ababa, Ethiopia’s first skatepark: Addis Skatepark. A crowd-funded initiative, Addis Skatepark’s Indigogo campaign raised over $30,000 in one month for a public skatepark free for the community of Addis Ababa, Ethiopia to enjoy. Over the last two weeks, volunteers from all over the […]
WSGP & Kimberley Diamond Cup are stoked to announce the dates for the 2016 Skateboarding For Hope National Tour! Supported by DC Shoes Africa, the 2016 SFH Tour will be hitting 13 cities across South Africa and touching the lives of hundreds of underprivileged kids as we attempt to reach out to them with our motivational […]
Check out the trailer for issue 29 of AV Skateboarding which will feature an article on the KDC African Tour through Swaziland, Mozambique, and Nelspruit that went down a few months back.
South African organization CANSA held their annual Relay For Life event at the Kumba Skate Plaza in Kimberley, South Africa for the second year in a row and brought out tons of support from the community for a good cause. See some more photos from the event here on KDC’s site.
Kimberley Diamond Cup partnered back up with Ultimate X to bring the KDC Grand Slam Regional Qualifiers to the biggest action sports festival in Africa for the second year in a row and brought out tons of skateboarding enthusiasts from all over the area to watch SA’s top skaters duke it out for their share of the […]
World Skateboarding is stoked to announce their partnership with Ultimate X for the second year in a row to bring the first KDC Grand Slam Regional Qualifiers of 2016 to Cape Town! It’s all going down on 27 February, 2016 at the Grandwest Casino Arena in Cape Town and we can’t wait to give away R50000 in cash prizes and send […]
Da Nang, Vietnam Selected to Host Lotus Cup in 2016: World Class Skate Park Built for Event to Remain as Social Development Platform (Da Nang, Vietnam – November 18, 2015) — World Skateboarding Grand Prix (WSGP) today announced it will host the first-ever Southeast Asia Skateboarding Championships in Da Nang, Vietnam in 2016. The Lotus Cup […]
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contact:Brendi RawlinLee & London619email@example.com World Skateboarding Grand Prix Partners with Country’s Top Skate Shops; Regional Qualifers Determine Skaters who will Compete in Finals August 29 in Washington, D.C. (Sacramento, Calif. – March 19, 2015) – World Skateboarding Grand Prix (WSGP) – the leading global skateboarding events management company — announced today […]
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contact: Brendi RawlinLee & London619firstname.lastname@example.org Grand Slam Series to Include Three Qualifier Events Culminating in the Turkish Skateboarding Championships in Istanbul on May 24, 2015 (Sacramento, Calif. – August 5, 2014) — World Skateboarding Grand Prix (WSGP) today announced it will bring the Grand Slam series of skateboarding contests to Turkey in […]