Main Mall in Gaborone, Botswana, has become a significant hub for skateboarders in the city. It has evolved into a holy place for skateboarders due to its smooth surfaces, wide walkways, and various obstacles that cater to the skateboarding community. Skateboarders from all over Gaborone gather at Main Mall to skate every weekend. The clean-up organized by the Knucklehds Skateboarders had a positive impact on the skate community in Gaborone. By clearing up Main Mall and creating a more welcoming space for skateboarders, it not only enhanced the overall skating experience but also fostered a sense of community among skaters. The initiative demonstrated the dedication of local skateboarders to maintain and improve their beloved spot, showcasing their commitment to preserving skate culture in Gaborone. Main Mall in Gaborone holds significant importance as a holy place for skateboarders in the city. By working together to maintain and enhance Main Mall as a skate spot, skateboarders are not only improving their own experiences but also contributing to creating a vibrant and inclusive skate community in the city---------------- FEATURING: KAGISO LEBURU, BRANDON MAJAHA & NALELI SHELILE. FILMING AND PICTURES BY MOSAKO CHALASHIKA


4/30/20241 min read