THE RAPID INCREASEMENT OF SKATE PARKS IN EAST AFRICAN COUNTRIES, LOCAL SPONSORS STARTED GETTING INTREST IN SKATEBOARDING SPORT!!

Since 2005, The Uganda Skateboard Union to introduce Skateboarding in Uganda / East Africa, it wasn’t easy to explain to the Sponsors what is Skateboarding!

Tony Hawk Foundation from USA & Skate-Aid Project from Germany, are the  first Sponsors to support the Uganda Skateboard Union( Kampala )! In 2010,Skate-Aid went on forward & support the Union, then started also Constructing the Second Skate Park in Tanzania ( Dodoma ),Kenya ( Nairobi ) came the third Country to have a Skate Park! Rwanda ( Kigali ) become fourth to have a Skate Park.

These E.African Skateboarding Countries, Organise home and International Competitions among them selves to motvate,attract more lacal Sponsors who can support the culther of the game in East African Countries! The Union Skaters together with Skate-Aid Project! Helped a lot to teach and train the rest of the Countries like Tanzania,Rwanda and Kenya to export Skaters from Uganda to help others how to Skate. Like Douglas Mwesigwa, Peter Kyomuhendo,John Rymound,Gilbert Mwebe & Sedric Kalyesuubula.

Local Sponsors increased in numbers! After investigation Skateboarding is in Olympics of 2020,many Companies now in Uganda & other Countries who are participating in Skateboarding, intreasted now in sport because of the Olympics! The Uganda Skateboard Union, appreciates a lot International Olympics Committes (IOC). To include Skateboarding on their schedules.

Coka Cola , Sprite Soda , Vision Group of Company ,  Mountain Dew , K-2 Telecom network , Mega Milk , Red Bull Energy Drink and expecting more to support Skateboarding in Uganda. But remember our main Sponosor is Skate-Aid! Made Skateboarding visible in East Africa/ Constructing public Skate Parks to help the youth in the all World.U.S.U

Although Uganda Skateboard Union is the First in the East Africa, still Union Park is the smallest Park in E.Africa. Union need more support to expand the Skate Park to reduce accidents during Skating training Exercise at Kitintale Park.Half Pipe 2006

The Origin of Skateboarding in Uganda in 2005! youth by then where few compered to now days! right now, everyone is intrested to join the Union! But the park is too small for them!DCIM100GOPRO

Union always Organise Clubs Competitions in Uganda and Sponsors have started now getting intreasts in the Sport!Mega Mubiru

Union Kids enjoy fun at the Competitions! Sponsors always support them with one heart as you can see Mubiru Emmanuel enjoying Mega Milk Yorghart.Mega Yorghurt.JPG

Local Sponsors increased in numbers! After investigation Skateboarding is in Olympics of 2020,many Companies now in Uganda & other Countries who are participating in Skateboarding, intreasted now in sport because of the Olympics! The Uganda Skateboard Union, appreciates a lot International Olympics Committes (IOC). To include Skateboarding on their schedules.Mega

Union Skaters, also entertaines out side to expose & promote Skateboarding in Uganda. we welcomes any one who is intrested to entertaines the functions.Mega Milk

Coka Cola , Sprite Soda , Vision Group of Company ,  Mountain Dew , K-2 Telecom network , Mega Milk , Red Bull Energy Drink and expecting more to support Skateboarding in Uganda. But remember our main Sponosor is Skate-Aid! Made Skateboarding visible in East Africa/ Constructing public Skate Parks to help the youth in the all world.   DCIM102GOPRO

Since 2005, The Uganda Skateboard Union to introduce Skateboarding in Uganda / East Africa, it wasn’t easy to explain to the Sponsors what is Skateboarding!  Moutain Dew B

Union Skaters Douglas Mwesigwa on the street Billboards in the city Kampala Uganda. Proudly of the Union!Moutain Dew

Flashback image in 2008. Mountain Dew soda to be introduced in Kampala Uganda! Union did its rolls with Skaters!Tony Hawk Foundation

Tony Hawk Foundation from USA, Supported Uganda Skateboard Union from 2006 to 2009. Union thank that project to give light to other sponsor to Countinue sponsoring the first Skateboard project in E.Africa ( USU ).Skate Aid in East Africa

Skate-Aid Project from Germany, are the  Second Sponsors to support the Uganda Skateboard Union( Kampala )! In 2010, Skate-Aid went on forward & support the Union, then started also Constructing the Second Skate Park in Tanzania ( Dodoma ),Kenya ( Nairobi ) came the third Country to have a Skate Park! Rwanda ( Kigali ) become fourth to have a Skate Park. Tanzania Skate Park (1).jpg

Tanzania came the second after the Union, Skate-Aid sent Douglas Mwesigwa to Train youth of Tanzania in Dodoma.Kenya skate park.JPG

Kenya followed Tanzania in Third position in Skateboarding! Still Skate-Aid doing a great work to help the youth of Africa!Kenya Skate Park....JPG

Kenyan Skateboarders together with the Uganda Skateboard Union Skaters, always visit to Compete and exchange the techiniques of the game.Rwanda Park.JPG

Rwanda Kigali Skate Park, came the Fourth in East Africa! This Germany project (Skate Aid) together with the four East African Governments, should appriciates a lot to the Government of Germany, to what their Project is doing to the youth of Africa/ tomorrow’s new generations in Africa. Skateaid is doing a great work to motivate the youth to make productive & positive decisions in their lives, To construct public skateboard parks within Africa and organize skateboarding competitions in Africa.competitions in Africa.African Skate boardingThe Union.jpgASU.jpg

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The Uganda Skateboard Union together with Skate-Aid, made youth happeness at the Head Office of the Union at Kitinale Skate Park! This park needs to be wide enough for the skaters, to reduce accidents! its the smallest park right now in East Africa!

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