Stephanie Gilmore's highs and lows from being a five times world champion athlete are documented in the film Stephanie in the Water, directed by Ava Warbrick. Competing since 2001 as a child she won her first world title in 2007 at just age 17. In the film her smile radiates across the screen and it is easy to see where she gets her nickname “Happy Gilmore”.
Claudia Ogorondik is not unique only because she is a girl on a skateboard, she is the only female freestyle skateboarder in the entire continent of South America - and she represents.
We have been out in sunny Brazil, heads tucked under the shade of our cameras, working on the production of our new film 'The Amazon Riders'. The film, the first of it's kind, explores the female street skate, freestyle skate, longboard and surf scene in Brazil.
Laying down the law of what it means to be a girl skater in the UK and give a sneak peek into the developments of the skateboarding sport for women.
After the arrival of her son Ethan last year, Lex took a necessary and thankfully brief hiatus from the water. But now she is back and smashing up the cable parks better than ever
SUP Yoga is one of the fastest growing sports in the UK; the practise is fairly self explanatory - brave yogis risk the plunge as they perform the ancient art of yoga on a floating stand-up -paddle board.
After the success of our hour long skate classes throughout the summer, Boardettes introduced something bigger and better – the Skate Like A Girl intensive three-day course.
Get familiar with the UK girls skate scene and it is not only she shredders that will be encountered, but illustrators, photographers, filmmakers, fashion designers and entrepreneurs. These women
So, you’ve been skating for a while, you’ve got to grips with the basic tricks and started to add a few more technical ones to your repertoire. People may even be complimenting you on your skating ability (hopefully not by telling you that you’re a good skater… for a girl), it feels like now is the right time to try and get sponsored. Right?
Last weekend Harriet Alana, Boardettes head skate coach, headed over to the Skate Girls Productions Summer Jam at the Front Skatepark in Weymouth. With the summer sun and a perfect view of the waves