X GAMES 17 CONFIRMED ATHLETES Skateboard Street – Women Athlete Name Country Leticia Bufoni BRAZIL Marisa Dal Santo USA Alexis Sablone USA Elissa Steamer USA Amy Caron USA Vanessa Torres USA Lacey Baker USA Rachel Reinhard USA Jessica Florencio BRAZIL Candy Jacobs HOLLAND X Games Women’s Skateboard Street Finals – July 29, 2011 – 2:30…
Month: June 2011
GIRL SKATE JAM UK ST ALBANS, GREAT BRITAIN JUNE 25, 2011 SPONSORED 1. Lucy Adams 2. Emma Richardson 3. Georgina Winter MINI RAMP 1. Helena Long 2. Emily Russell 3. Helen Lovelee OVER 18 1. Anita Almonte 2. Danielle Gallacher 3. Laura Johnson UNDER 18 1. Caitlin Robinson Mawhood 2. Claire Thompson 3. Ruby Easterline
Photographer Julian Bleecker has been busy documenting female skateboarders around the country for “The Girls Skate Book” he is working on with help from Amelia Brodka. He also has a great website giving insight to the different shoots he is doing along the way. Visit www.thegirlsskatebook.com for more.
In honor of Go Skateboarding Day, TransWorld Media and MAHFIA.com hosted a Girl’s “Shreducation” Day at the TransWorld Skatepark. Several pro skateboarders including Mimi Knoop, Leticia Bufoni, Lacey Baker, Eliana Sosco, Jessica Florencio and Cara-Beth Burnside took on the role of instructor as over 40 females of different shred levels and abilities packed the skatepark for some skill-building fun….
Brazilian magazine CemporcentoSKATE just posted a photo of Lyn-z Adams Hawkin’s shot by Ana Paula Negrão. “Woman president of the country. Woman tipped to head the International Monetary Fund. After sending in their homes, natural to assume increasingly importantpositions. Lyn Z Adams Hawkins, besides being the first to hit a Mc Twist, proves thatsuch a pair of XX chromosomes confers a unique ability to perform several tasks at once, mixing and Handplant gum ball with confidence. Another photo multifunction, the talented Ana Paula Negrao.” – CemporcentoSKATE