"Since I came to Skateistan my life has changed very much. I go home every day with new skills and new ideas." Educator, Shogofa chilling in Kabul with her sister, Hanifa, showing support in their logo tees.
#tbt to a magical sunset skate in Kabul a few years ago.
That's a fact! Before Skateistan, skateboarding didn't really exist in Afghanistan. There weren't any rules or social norms preventing girls from skating, so it became a powerful tool for girls to access education.
'It's in the small moments, that lives change.'
Founder, Oliver, with (probably) the youngest skater in Afghanistan, back in the early days of Skateistan.