Skateistan opens new school in Johannesburg

aug 2016 skate, youth, south africa
Skateistan opens new school in Johannesburg

A big congratulations from the ASDP Community to Skateistan South Africa on the opening of your new skate school!

A big congratulations from the ASDP Community to Skateistan South Africa on the opening of your new skate school!

On Sunday the 14th of August, Skateistan, the award-winning non-profit organization that uses skateboarding and education for youth empowerment, officially opened their Skate School in Johannesburg. In attendance were 400 special guests and supporters including Tony Hawk and major partners The Skateroom. Artist Paul McCarthy, who donated over $200,000 to the build through his limited edition skateboards with The Skateroom, was not able to attend but over 100 of Skateistan’s students were there to celebrate their big day and thank him! Read more here.

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