What is your name/how old are you? My name is Taylor Priest, I’m 22 years old. Where are you from?Â I’m originally from Burton, MI, but I moved to Ann Arbor about a year ago. How long have you been skating/Why did you start skating? I’ve been skating for just over 3 years. Skating was […]
Name and age: Christiana Smith, 19 Hometown: Southfield. Michigan Current location: Los Angeles, California How long have you been skating? 8 years How did you get into skateboarding? A lot of my guy friends at school skated and I was always interested in it for some reason, even before I started. I told all […]
Looking to buy a skateboard? Consider buying one that gives back! Bigbum Boards is supporting GRO through the sales of their amazing boards. Not only can your purchases help support girls through GRO, it also helps empower Claire’s vision of giving back as she grows into an amazing leader of positive change! […]
Kristen Theos, 20 years old Commerce, MI How long have you been skating? 6 years How did you get into skateboarding? I started snowboarding when I was 9. I got really into that. About 8th grade I started hanging out with these kids who skated too. I got a cork-top cruiser board and cruised barefoot […]
First Sunday Each Month 2 PM – 5 PM Modern Skate Park 1500 N Stephenson Hwy, Royal Oak, MI All girls of all ages and abilities are invited to join in this GRO Skateboard Session. $7 Park fee. Modern Skate Park is providing a special rate for all girls during this session that includes […]
Michigan GRO Crew sends off the crew’s founder, Christiana Smith, as she moves west for college.
Michigan GRO Crew traveled to Grand Rapids, Michigan on July 24th and held a GRO girls skate session and learn to skate workshop at AGA nation ‘s summer skate park series!!! This crew is doing amazing things in the midwest and already expanding their reach to new locations and more events. Through the continuing […]
Learn more about this GRO Crew here.