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Hudson Valley, NY GRO Crew on hv1

To work for a day when all females have the strength and confidence to never feel limited in any ability, choice, activity or opportunity because of their gender. It sounds like it could’ve been an excerpt from a keynote speech at one of the Women’s Marches that took place in Washington, DC, across the country […]

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GRO Virginia March April Sessions

Virginia GRO Skate Laurel 2016 Skate Sessions

The  Virginia GRO Crew is holding GRO Skate Sessions in the next few months! Come skate with the girls. All ages and abilities are welcome.   Sundays. March 26th and April 23rd.   11:00 AM – 1:00 PM Laurel Skatepark 10301 Hungary Spring Road Henrico, VA 23228       This park requires all skaters to […]


GRO NYC on The Berrics

    Here’s what The Berrics had to say… Girls Riders Organization is a national nonprofit organization focused on inspiring and educating girls who skate, snowboard, or participate in other action sports. GRO has nine chapters in the U.S. and Canada that put together local events designed to bring the girls together for a rad […]

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ESPN W Toyota Everyday Heroes Quote GRO

espnW | Toyota Everyday Heroes empower young girls and women through sports

  Three influential women who have succeeded in empowering young girls and women through sports in their respective communities were recognized for their achievements Friday as the 2016 Toyota Everyday Heroes at espnW: Women + Sports Summit. Courtney Payne-Taylor’s Girls Riders Organization in Indiana inspires, educates and supports girls through action sports … … We […]


GRO LA | October Berrics Skate Session

GRO is rolling again in Los Angeles! Sunday, October 30th, join GRO for the next session of the year at The Berrics in Los Angeles from 12pm-3pm. All riders will need to complete a waiver to skate. Anyone under 18 years old will need a parent or legal guardian present to sign their waiver. All […]

GRO LA Berrics Session

Zoe

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 to help raise funds for […]


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 such a positive and supportive […]

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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. It wasn’t long before Zoe […]


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 they did. The weather held […]

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