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Winter whitewater

The Swedish summer has flown away, autumn has been long and winter is sneaking up on us. The tropical summer breezes may be over, but that will not hold me back from all the adventures, not today, nor tomorrow! This afternoon I went whitewater kayaking right in the heart of...

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Longboard Girls Crew

When going to this years WIB conference in Biarritz suitably themed “The power of female connection”, I met a truly amazing woman who made a powerful and lasting impression on me. That woman was Valeria Kechichian, Co-founder and Managing Director at Longboard Girls Crew.   Action sports entrepreneurs embodies the power...

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Exposure 2014

EXPOSURE is a nonprofit women’s skateboarding event dedicated to giving female skaters of all shapes and sizes a place to evolve, hangout, compete and connect! The California held event on 8th November raised money for survivors of domestic violence. The event featured professional and amateur vert and bowl competitions,...

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Pink Helmet Posse

The Pink Helmet Posse is doing their thing, doing it well and doing it with great impact on the rest of the action sports scene. Their riding is driven by the passion for skateboarding, sticking at it to conquer the challenges of being active in the scene, and taking...

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Documentary: FLUX

If you have a passion for women’s action sports, and only have 15 minutes today; you need to see this film. “Surfing is an expression of freedom for women around the world, but what happens when the media and larger culture of sexualization threaten to take that freedom away?”...

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Parkour Filming with Ambassador Adrienne

A couple of weeks ago, I traveled up to London to visit friends and family and to work on various projects related to parkour and action sports. I was going non-stop from Friday night to Monday morning. I had a few bruises, sore muscles, and a bit of sleep to catch...

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Freeboarding: Snowboarding the pavement!

Have you ever dreamed about snowboarding all year long? Wanted to ride even when the sun is shining and there is no snow on the mountains? Well, this is possible since the first Freeboard was released in 1998. In Europe we had to wait more time until we saw...

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Wake Match Video Contest

Riders Match, a site for extreme sports videos, launches its 51th video contest: The “Wake Match” which is the second Match of a series that are held each month, and The High Heaven Crew are hoping some Wakeboarding Women will enter and Win! Wake Match – Teaser by Riders-Match   Video upload...

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Cori Schumacher- The History Of Women’s Surfing

Read Pro Surfer Cori’s letter about the beautiful initiative of writing the history of women’s surfing, and SUPPORT the crowdfunding campaign!      Still riding high from our time together in the beautiful French Basque country and thinking deeply about solutions and putting solutions into place to broaden and deepen the...

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Da-flo

Da-Flo: Superfood for your soul

Do you long to play around and push your boundaries in acrobatic moves for a while, (without risking your life)? Da-Flo is a completely magical and colorful circus – and whitewater kayaking festival that mixes core strength, body control, action and Riverplay at the same time. It´s not a...

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Yoga for paddlers and active hybrids!

After tonight´s yoga class I feel super calm and quite relaxed. As you already know, I love to paddle whitewater. But I really see myself as an active hybrid with a passion for movement. I love the rapids, I love climbing, trail-running and downhill mountain biking, but most of all, I think it´s brilliant...

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