Zoe on Girl is Not a 4 Letter Word

“We saw Instagram posts of this tiny little girl on a pump track, cruising down the street, or flying out of a snake run, always in motion with her long blond hair flying in the wind. Next thing we knew we saw she was throwing a “Chica de Mayo” party […]


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Encinitas, CA GRO Crew: In The News

The Encinitas GRO Crew is already attracting their local news. The Coast News Group just wrote a great story about the new GRO Crew and their first event. Switching stances: Girls skating into their own ENCINITAS — A 6-year-old girl, dressed in a rainbow colored tutu riding a skateboard and […]

GRO 10 Year Donate To Enter The Online Raffle!

In celebrating GRO’s 10 Year Anniversary, we are so excited to be teaming up with Sunset Skateboards and DC Shoes for a really cool fundraiser! For the entire month of July, anyone who makes a minimum $10 donation to Girls Riders Organization will be automatically entered into a raffle to […]



GRO X HOV Girls Skate Jam Recap

“I remember seeing GRO stickers when I was little. I would say to myself, wow, it’d be so cool to have a group of girls to skate with. GRO’s 10 year anniversary was an amazing moment, realizing now I have that opportunity. There’s so many amazing ladies out there, and […]

GRO Comes To Encinitas, California July 9th

GRO is excited to announce the creation of the Encinitas, California GRO Crew and the inaugural session for the girls in July! GRO Girls Skate Session Saturday, July 9th 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM Encinitas Skatepark 425 Santa Fe Drive, Encinitas, CA All ages and abilities are welcome to attend. […]

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GRO On New Learning Times

Chica de Mayo By EdLab Studios After having two boys, Tracey Barton-Herishen couldn’t wait till the day she’d be signing her daughter up for dance classes and cheerleading tryouts. But at just five years old Zoe fell in love with skateboarding and Tracey officially accepted her role as Skater Mom. […]

GRO NYC X Riverside Girls Sessions

GRO NYC X Riverside Girls Sessions Girls Riders Organization and Summer on the Hudson girls meet-up and skate dates: Sunday, July 17th Saturday, August 13th Sunday, September 18th 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. Bring your board and full gear (helmet, elbow and knee pads for over 18 /wrist guards for […]

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Chica de Mayo | A GRO Story

At 9 years old, Zoe Herishen loves being a skateboarder. Going to skate parks was a favorite thing to do, but when she did, there were never any girls to skate with. She was not bothered by the fact that she was usually the only girl, but it would have […]

GRO 10 Year Party At Black Bear NYC

The GRO 10 Year Anniversary celebration weekend in NYC continues on to Black Bear BK following the GRO X HOV Girls Skate Jam on June 11th. Friends and family all welcome to join us at Black Bear in Williamsburg starting at 8PM. From 8-9PM the Black Bear Ramp will be […]

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GRO NYC’s Chica de Mayo

On May 21, 2016 GRO held it’s first ever Chica de Mayo event. The weather forecast was back and forth leading up to that day, but the crew decided to take a chance and move forward. They set up the event and hoped for the best. They were happy that […]