Month: October 2015

Skate Life at The Port, A talk with Dewald.

Written By Headquarter ASD: Can you tell the world about yourself and what you do? Dewald: Yes, I'm a proud Skateboarder, am 17 years old and I started skateboarding 3 years ago and love talking about what I do. I want to inspire kids to skate and those who don't know so much about it ...

Kitintale Skatepark | The First Park In East Africa

Written By Sedrick Kidiima | Headquarter April 2006: Jackson Mubiru and a South African friend called Shael Swart build Uganda’s first and only skateboard ramp in Kitintale, Kampala with locally made bricks. Jack’s family supplies the land and a department store donates two skateboards to the ramp. July 2006: Jack meets a Canadian filmmaker and ...

Interviews | Christophe duguesclin – Mauritius

Written By Headquarter | Credits Goes to PO!! Distribution, Ms. Melody, and Street Celebrity Tour ASD: Hi, Whats your name man? Christophe: Christophe Duguesclin ASD: Yeah Christophe which country are you repping on sk8? Christophe: Mauritius ASD: What is happening there in Mauritius? do you have a nickname? Christophe: Hmm just christophe .. ASD: How ...

Interviews | Thierry Finet – Third Winner Of Africa Street Skateboarding Championships

Written By Headquarter | Africa Skateboarding Diary ASD: Well Thierry we met at KDC 2015, is that your real name? Thierry: Yes its my real name Thierry Finet ASD: For how long have you been on a skateboard? Thierry: I start Skateboarding since 5years now I got my first board on December 2009 In Christmas ...

Skateparks Review | Don Bosco Skatepark, Dodoma-Tanzania.

Written by Headquarter Don Bosco Skatepark was built and funded by Skate Aid, Germany Based NGO through Don Bosco Missionaries In Tanzania. This facility was built after Kintale Skatepark (Uganda) and then it was followed by Shangilia Skatepark (Nairobi, Kenya) Currently this is the Only Skatepark in Tanzania and a home of more than 100 ...

Skateshops Review | Doyen Skate Shop Zambia

Written By Headquarter Doyen Skate Shop from Lusaka, Zambia promotes underground talents and empower the youth to pass on skateboarding to the next generation . Striving to move skateboarding and all other extreme sports from an underground and unrecognized perspective to one that is recognized and respected by Zambian community, Africa and the whole World.Setting ...