GRO And Girl Scouts Come Together At Girl Fest

GRO at Girl Scouts of Oregon and Southwest Washington’s Girl Fest. Saturday, November 15, 2014 from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Portland Expo Center, Portland, Oregon The Girl Scouts have invited GRO to introduce girls to skateboarding and snowboarding at Girl Fest 2014.  On Saturday, November 15th from 10a – 4p, 4,000-6,000 Girl Scouts from […]

GRO Skate Girl Fest

Chloe Stark Award

A Dream Coming True For This 6 Year Old

GRO was recently contacted about a young girl with a dream of becoming a skateboarder.  Chloe is already a champion and inspiration for not letting anything in life hold you back and HearStrong wanted to help their young ambassador in reaching for her dream.  Chloe dreamed of being a skateboarder.  Not a professional skater or […]

Michigan GRO Sessions

Michigan is on it’s way towards having it’s first official GRO Crew!  With the creation of this crew lead by one of the Midwest’s top female skaters, Christiana Smith, in collaboration with Modern Skatepark, this GRO Crew will be ready to weather the seasons and keep girls skateboarding in Michigan growing all year round.   […]



Learn To Skate With GRO At Exposure 2014

  EXPOSURE is an annual women’s benefit event dedicated to providing female skateboarders an avenue to succeed while at the same time raising money for survivors of domestic violence. EXPOSURE 2014 will take place on Saturday, November 8 at the Encinitas YMCA. EXPOSURE offers FREE, all-ages learn-to-skate clinics sponsored by XS Helmets and taught by […]

Los Angeles, CA GRO Skate Session

GRO Skate Sessions are back in Southern California! Join GRO for a fun skate session at Garvanza Skatepark each month and be apart of building the first LA GRO Crew!  All ages, all abilities and all types of riders are encouraged to attend.  Even if you are stepping on a skateboard for the first time […]



GRO NYC – Girls Ramp Division At Riverside Skate Contest

    Each year Riverside Skate Park in NYC puts on a contest.  Last year, they included a girls contest and had one girl.  So GRO got involved to help build the ladies event.     There may not be many girls in the area that feel they are good enough to compete, but that […]

GRO Tomboi Brings Skateboarding To Girls At The Bklyn Bazaar

  GRO is inviting all the girls of NYC and around to come skate at this great event.  All girls, all ages and all abilities are encouraged to attend.  New to skateboarding?  Here is your chance to learn more about it and learn to skate.  Already a skater?  Come take part in fun all girls […]



Fremont, CA GRO Sessions

    California GRO Session - Fremont Skatepark - 40500 Paseo Padre Blvd, Fremont, California 94538 First Saturday of each month: September 6th, October 4th, November 1st and December 6th… 10:00am 12:00pm Helmets and pads are required at Fremont Skatepark for anyone under 18.  Rentals are available.  Please contact ahead of time is equipment is needed. Thank […]

Skate Questions & Advice: Learning To Ollie

The ollie is one of the most basic tricks on a skateboard.  It is not the easiest.  The ollie is an important skill for anyone looking to progress in street trick skating.  Often, it is this skill that seems like a major obstacle for those starting to skate.     When we received this question […]

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A GRO Story: Christiana Smith’s California Experience

I’m a 17-year-old skateboarder from a suburb outside of Detroit, Michigan. The skate scene in the Midwest is pretty gnarly but a lot lower key than out west in California.  A small town girl like me that just skates and has good times with friends. It’s what I love about skating here at home. It […]