We use skateboarding as a tool for empowering youth, to create new opportunities and the potential for change.
An international NGO connecting youth and education through skateboarding in Afghanistan, Cambodia and South Africa.
"The people who think skateboarding is only for boys are wrong. The word sport means that girls and boys can play together."
Tin, 20, Skateistan Youth Leader
Because once kids latch onto skating, much more is possible: Education, Community, Leadership
Read the full story in our book or represent Skateistan by purchasing some of our merchandise.
All profits go towards Skateistan's programming.
Every year, kids, parents, teachers, brothers, sisters, babies, grandparents, skaters and non-skaters from all around the world gather together to celebrate Go Skateboarding Day on June 21st. This year, Skateistan students shared their love of skateboarding in the streets of Afghanistan, Cambodia and South Africa.