Skateistan, the award-winning non-profit organization empowering children and youth through skateboarding and education, launched a new Skate School in Phnom Penh, Cambodia on Friday (February 23rd). Over 100 children celebrated alongside special guests from around the world, including skaters Sky Brown, Mimi Knoop, Jim Thiebaud and funding partner, The Skateroom. As soon as the ribbonContinue reading “SKATEISTAN OPEN NEW SKATE SCHOOL IN CAMBODIA”


Thunder Trucks is excited to release a collab truck in support of Skateistan, the non-profit organisation using skateboarding and education for youth empowerment. Thunder team riders Mikey Taylor, Chris Cole, Erik Ellington and Neen Williams got together to talk about about Skateistan’s work with youth around the world for an exclusive edit. A portion ofContinue reading “THUNDER x SKATEISTAN TEAM EDITIONS”


Skateistan Pushes For Girls Empowerment Through Their Latest Fundraising Campaign, Give Her Five!  Skateistan, the non-profit organization which uses skateboarding and education for youth empowerment unveils a new fundraising campaign, “Give Her Five”. The campaign highlights the positive impact Skateistan is having on the lives of girls in Afghanistan, Cambodia and South Africa.  It launchesContinue reading “GIVE HER FIVE! SKATEISTAN CAMPAIGN”

Give Her Five! Skateistan Fundraiser at HOV

WE ARE SO EXCITED FOR THIS!! THIS Friday the 9th of December, Skateistan will be taking over the screening room at the House of Vans London to show some incredibly awesome stuff!  In honour of their new fundraising campaign, Give Her Five, they will do an exclusive screening of their latest animation “Her Story‘”.  ThisContinue reading “Give Her Five! Skateistan Fundraiser at HOV”

The Skateboard and the City: Skateistan Johannesburg Documentary

Check out this short documentary for High Snobiety about the impact of Skateistan and the new Skate School in Johannesburg… Filmed around the official launch of the Skate School last month, the story is focused on Educator Daniel who started as a volunteer.  The 10-minute documentary also featuring Tony Hawk and founder of Skateistan, OliverContinue reading “The Skateboard and the City: Skateistan Johannesburg Documentary”


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 “