From the event page on Facebook:
The Big Ride In is an event to celebrate the newly built NMT lane. It forms part of the Tour d'Afrique.
You can see all the info on their website: www.bigride.co.za
We'll be doing the last leg from the Civic Center, riding with the cyclists to the EcoPark to promote longboarding as an alternative means of transport and create AWENESS!
Just the other day I wrote an article about Loaded that's now officially in South Africa. Then they go and push the stoke by organising the first Loaded SA Slide Jam. Seems like we can expect great things from Loaded SA!
There is a page for the event on Facebook:
It's South Africa's first Loaded slide competition!!
Here's a nice one for all South African longboarders!
From event page on Facebook:
We want you, the downhill skaters of South Africa, to share your stoke with us, in the form of a VIDEO!
How to make your video!
...-Grab a board, some friends and a camera.
-Make a video that includes the Cornerstone banner at beginning and end, along with your rider, shooter credits.
-E-mail your video via yousend it to email@example.com
before 2 May 2011