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Lizzie Armanto: The Future of Women’s Skateboarding

Lizzie Armanto: The Future of Women’s Skateboarding. At only 20 years of age, Lizzie Armanto has been re-writing skateboarding history. A native of Santa Monica, California, Lizzie started skating in 2007 with her younger brother. Since then she has dominated women’s skate

X-Games Barcelona 2013: Lizzie wins the gold meda

“Could not be more thankful for my life! First XGames, first gold, first time in Europe!” Lizzie Armanto X Games rookie Lizzie Armanto won the X Games debut of Women’s Skateboard Park on Saturday, beating out 12-year-old Alana Smith — the youngest medalist in X

10 Tricks with Vanessa Torres

Girls Skate Network just disclosed a new video of Vanessa Torres on their website and on You-Tube: 10 Tricks with Vanessa Torres (2013) XG Street veteran Vanessa Torres has competed at X Games every year there has been women’s skateboarding (since 2003). She won the inaugural wo
Coco Cianciarulo, skate prodigy from Argentina

Interview with Coco Cianciarulo (March 2013)

Interview with Coco Cianciarulo Coco Cianciarulo is an Argentina-Mexican skater girl who lives in Buenos Aires, Argentina. Her dad is from Argentina, and mother is from Mexico. Flavio Cianciarulo, Coco’s Dad used to play in an Argentine rock band called Los Fabulosos Cadillacs. Flavio

GoPro HD: Jordyn Barratt girl skateboarder

GoPro HD: Jordyn Barratt girl skateboarder This is 14 year old aspiring pro skateboarder Jordyn Barratt. Special thanks to Kalani David for guest skating and Joanne Barratt for the additional footage. This was shot entirely with GoPro Hero2 and Hero3 cameras. To see more surf, skate a

Searching for Magic

SEARCHING FOR MAGIC Get to know professional skateboarders/MAHFIA team riders Mimi Knoop, Karen Jonz, Allysha Bergado, Lizzie Armanto and Nora Vasconcellos as they talk about each other as skateboarders and as friends. Find out what it means to be a skateboarder to them and why skateb

Vans Girls Combi Classic 2013 Recap

UNDEREXPOSED is a women’s skateboarding documentary directed by Amelia Brodka. The Vans Girls Combi Classic is the premier female bowl skateboarding contest of the year. For 2013 competitors were split into three divisions according to age. Nora Vasconcellos, Lizzie Armanto, and
Coco Cianciarulo Skater Girl from Argentina

Interview with Coco Cianciarulo (January 2013)

Interview with Coco Cianciarulo BIRTHDAY: 2004 HOMETOWN: Buenos Aires, Argentina Favorite Place to Skate: her private bowl behind the house 2012 Contest results: #1 National Argentina Champion Girl Assault 2012 Motto: If you fall, get up At age 8, Cocó Cianciarulo is a true revelation

Ameejay Papelera Interview

Ameejay Papelera Ameejay Papelera When she was about 5, Ameejay Papelera saw her: “brother and his friend skating in the front yard and in my head I was thinking, ‘wow that looks so fun’. So one day I saw my brother’s board lying around the house, I took it outside to try it out and t

A week with Lyn-z Adams Hawkins Pastrana

Even though we had the pleasure of styling, photographing and interviewing Lyn-Z Adams Hawkins for the cover of our magazine a little while back, we’d give a leg to spend a day in the skate legend’s shoes. Fortunately we don’t quite have to go to such extremes, as our friends at Volco