Girls Skate Network

Month: July 2011

Can Park Replace Women’s Vert At The X Games?
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Can Park Replace Women’s Vert At The X Games?

“While an argument over accessibility, ease of entry and general interest in women’s Vert continues to be a burning topic among female skateboarders, I can’t help but believe the question that should be falling off more lips (and hips and pools) is: Why not women’s Park?” Read the full article and leave your comments for…

36 Seconds With Elissa Steamer
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36 Seconds With Elissa Steamer

“On Sunday, July 31, swayer of the skate stick, Elissa Steamer, turns 36-years-young. After a fouth place finish in Friday’s X Games 17 Women’s Street contest, espnW caught up with the legendary lady for a quick 36 seconds, because she’s got places to go, oceans to surf, cement to assault and a whole grip of…

Get Well Soon Lacey!
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Get Well Soon Lacey!

Lacey Baker hurt her knee while in Europe skating the World Cup contests earlier this month and will be unable to skate in X Games 17 today.  Get well soon Lacey! Also sending well wishes to Evelien Bouiliiart and Lorena Lima who will also be missing this year’s contest due to injuries. Stay safe girls!

Alexis Sablone Featured On ESPNW
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Alexis Sablone Featured On ESPNW

Last year’s X Games gold medalist Alexis Sablone talks about school, skating, contests and her future over at the new espnW.com. “You can make a year’s living in one day and it all comes down to an hour of your life. Not to get really dramatic, but it’s true. That’s how it happens at X Games.”…

X Games Event & TV Schedule
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X Games Event & TV Schedule

X Games Skateboard Street Women’s Final is this Friday, July 29th from 2:30-3:30 pm in Los Angeles!  Tickets are available for $15 through Ticketmaster.  Come support the girls! If you are unable to make it you can watch on ESPN and ESPN3.com. Friday, July 29 2:30-2:30 pm (PST) – ESPN3.com (WEB) Saturday, July 30 11:00-11:15 am (PST) – ESPN (TV)…