Press releases

2013/2014


2013-11-25

Kick-off for Hero Alert by Heroshopping

Browser add-on reminds of shopping for the good cause
Hero Alert makes it possible: With this add-on users will no longer forget to donate to skate-aid whenever they shop online.

2013-11-22

Skate to Live: The first official skate-aid song

Proceeds from the sales of this single go directly to skate-aid projects

2013-11-17

skate-aid-night 2013 - Quiet tones and grand emotions

Professional boxer Hamid Rahimi, comedian Simon Gosejohann, TV-celebrity chef Nelson Mül-ler, TV-hostess Shary Reeves, NRW-Minister of Science Svenja Schulze or politician Ruprecht Polenz: They all answer the call when skateboard pioneer and agitator Titus Dittmann and his skate-aid team invite to the festive gala between skateboard ramps and graffiti, to enjoy excellent food and celebrate youth culture in a unique atmosphere.

2013-10-24

Special Architecture Award for skate-aid in Tanzania

The skate park initiated and realized by the Titus Dittmann foundation „skate-aid“ in Dodoma, Tanzania, received one of three special architecture prizes of the IOC/IAKS Award. The prize was awarded for the social and societal significance of the skateboard facility.

2013-10-17

Titus Dittmann on his way to Kenya to inaugurate skate park

The suitcases are packed, skateboards, trucks and wheels are stowed away, the time has come for the skateboard pioneer to head out. On Friday Titus Dittmann will fly to Kenya to inaugurate the country’s first multifunctional skate park in Nairobi next Sunday, October 20th.

2013-09-09

Titus Dittmann inaugurates Kenya’s first skate park

On October 20th Titus Dittmann inaugurates Kenya’s first multifunctional skate park in Nairobi. The sports facility in Kangemi was built in cooperation with the street kids’ home Shangilia, the Skateboarding Society of Kenya and the Dirk Nowitzki foundation. It features a basketball court and a safe place to go for the local skater scene.