Meet the 68yr old saying ‘shuvit’ to cancer

Meet Elaine Shallcross, the 68 year old cancer fighter who, having never stepped on a skateboard before, is learning how to do a shuvit to raise money for breast cancer research! We have been following Elaines journey on Instagram and have been sharing her story far and wide over the last few days to try toContinue reading “Meet the 68yr old saying ‘shuvit’ to cancer”

Help young skater girls in Palestine

We’re stoked with how many of the UK girls have gone out to volunteer with SKATEPAL in Palestine over the past few years, helping to build skateparks and educate children, especially girls. This summer, Marie Mayassi from Leeds will be heading over to teach, read her story below then go donate to her fundraising campaignContinue reading “Help young skater girls in Palestine”


PRIME skatepark saw a ‘Skate & Donate evening for Skateistan’ last week, organised by our very own, Stef Nurding! It looks like a super fun evening was had, all, and for a fantastic cause. If you want to host a similar fundraiser for organisations like Skateistan or SkatePAL, then just shoot us an email st girlskateuk@gmail.comContinue reading “SKATEISTAN FUNDRAISER AT PRIME SKATEPARK “


Support your skateboarding by getting more stretchy whilst also raising money for SkatePal! Classes will be held by our author Dani  on Tuesday 12th Jan at AWOL Artist Studios in Manchester from 6:30 – 7:30pm. Classes are free but donation to SkatePal will be greatly appreciated!   


There is just ONE MONTH left to raise $100,000 for the KEEP SKATEISTAN ROLLING campaign… OVER $30,000 HAS BEEN RAISED SO FAR!    “SKATEISTAN MEANS THE LAND OF SKATE. IT’S OUR LAND.”    “After a year and a half of Street Outreach sessions and activities in Cambodia, in 2012 we opened our own facility, to provide skateboarding,Continue reading “HELP SKATEISTAN REACH THEIR GOAL”

SkatePal Fundraiser in Sheffield Tonight

Skatepal are hosting a fundraiser at Golden Harvest tonight from 6pm – 10pm in order to raise money to build a new skatepark in Palestine.  Entry is free and you can expect raffles, prizes, a skate quiz and some authentic Indian street food!  See you there!