Category Archives: Skimboard

Location, location

Skimming the Tip of Africa

My brothers and I grew up going to L’Agulhas every summer with the family, continuing family tradition from my mom’s side.  This being said, one hardly ever appreciates everything that’s right in front of you: a beautiful town, rocky pools full of life, a nature reserve and around the corner a white sandy beach that seems  almost endless.   Despite the cold water we have learnt to love, the tip of Africa tells so many tales, inviting you into a world where relaxation and adventure go hand in hand… Continue reading Skimming the Tip of Africa

Skim Life

If you’re as big of a skimboard fanatic as I am, you’ll know that the world still hasn’t latched on to this extremely fun, addictive and exhilarating sport.   Did I mention that it’s also one of the top energy burning activities to do in the summer?!

Sure, there are international skim comps here and there but go to a surfshop in Barcelona, or Cape Town, or any other place, and you will most likely be directed to the kiddies pink and baby-blue boards.  With an added ‘you seriously do this?’ face.

So allow me to save you some time when visiting the coast of South Africa.. Continue reading Skim Life