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#SKATEHOUR for Skateistan

You’ve heard of Earth Hour right? Now we present to you SKATE HOUR. No need to turn out the lights, just get on your skateboard for Skateistan THIS SATURDAY! 172 more words



In 2007 a program was developed in Afghanistan called Skateistan that has resulted in Afghanistan having the highest percentage of female skateboarders in the world, with 40% of skateboarders being female and skateboarding becoming the largest female sport in Afghanistan. 286 more words


Keep Skateistan Rolling


As a part of the summer 2014 “Keep Skateistan Rolling” drive, Skateistan will release a series of new Skateistan photo stories, as well as a new video that features Skateistan student and youth leader Madina. 142 more words


Slice of Life

What i like about photographs is that they capture a moment that’s gone forever, impossible to reproduce.” ― Karl Lagerfeld.

Me too. I would just have preferred if it could have been said by someone else than him. 22 more words

Askate, and Other Great Skateboarding Non-Profits

On June 1st at the house of vans in Brooklyn there was an Askate event. This non-profit introduces kids with autism to skateboarding.  The kid I paired up with grabbed the board immediately, and with my help rode. 430 more words