GRO Rider Profile – Nesa Rampersad

What is your name and how old are you? Nesa Rampersad & I am 18 years old. Where are you from? I was born in Yonkers, but lived in the Bronx for 6 years. My family is from Trinidad and Tobago.   How long have you been skating and why […]

Nesa Rampersand GRO Rider

Kelley School of Business Momentum Features GRO

Indiana University’s Kelley School of Business featured Kelley Alumn, Courtney Payne-Taylor, and Girls Riders Organization in the recent Women Redefining Success issue of Momentum. Girls Riders Organization: A Skate Crew for Social Change from Kelley School of Business on Vimeo. At the Kelley School of Business, Courtney Payne Taylor, BS […]


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 […]

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GRO Back In Bloomington, IN Nov 12th

GRO sessions come back to where it all began with the development of the first Bloomington, Indiana GRO Crew with the support of GRO’s founder, Courtney Payne – Taylor. GRO Crews are a group effort in each community, but it begins with a gathering to meet, connect and discuss goals […]


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 […]


GRO Reaches New Jersey October 27th

  We are happy to announce that Forth Union will be working with the Girls Riders Organization to host the first ALL GIRLS skate event at the new facility in Asbury Park, New Jersey.   Girl Skate Night Thursday, October, 27th 5:30 pm to 7:30pm   Forth Union @ The Carousel […]

GRO NJ Forth Union Skate Event

Niki Culma Skate NYC

GRO Rider Profile | Niki Culma

Name: Niki Culma Age: 26 years old   Where are you from: I was born and raised in Queens, but my family is from Colombia. How long have you been skating: Since 14 years old, so about 12 years.   Why did you start skating?   I started to skate […]