The Kimberly Diamond Cup is the new name of the international Skateboarding event and will be taking place over the weekend of the 27th – 29th September at the Kimberly Skate Plaza, replacing the former Maloof Money Cup.
Professional street and vert skaters from all over the world will be competing for the world championship title and the share of the massive $500 000 US prize purse which is the largest prize purse in a single skateboarding event.
Vert Skaters Announced:
The vert championship will be going down on the custom built vert ramp and big air ramp with $60 000 US as the top cash prize and an additional $10 000 US for the best trick. Pro skaters confirmed for the comp are:
Pierre Luc Gangnon
Later this week we will have the announcement of the pro street skaters that will be making their way to South Africa to compete in the this prestigious event. This is going to be the Skateboarding event of the year and something you don’t want to miss out on.