Does skateboarding have the ability to heal brains from past trauma? The guys at Push to Heal think so, and we are OBSESSED with their research. Following the neurosequential model from ChildTrauma Academy, the Push To Heal film explores the connections between skateboarding and neuroscience, highlighting skateboarding as an activity that can heal the humanContinue reading “Can Skateboarding Heal Past Trauma?”
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WATCH SKY BROWN’S WINNING GOLD RUN AT XGAMES 2022
Please join us in congratulating our very own @skybrown on winning GOLD in the Women’s Park at XGames 2022! Sky, who just turned 14 this month, took the lead in her second run stomping back to back tricks, and after fracturing her skull in a crazy fall last year and working so hard to getContinue reading “WATCH SKY BROWN’S WINNING GOLD RUN AT XGAMES 2022”
‘Keep Pushing’ a Mental Health Project by Skateboarder Beth Howells
Keep Pushing’ is a mental health project fronted by skater @beth__howells who hopes to increase awareness surrounding mental health challenges, and speak about ways in which we can use skateboarding as a catalyst for healing. This short film by @popsvolks aims to spread the word about Beth’s amazing work with her ‘Keep Pushing’ project. BethContinue reading “‘Keep Pushing’ a Mental Health Project by Skateboarder Beth Howells”
SPRING SKATE JAM THIS SATURDAY, MCR
Projekts Skatepark, Manchester2pm – 6pm / FREE entry Everyone invited! We’re coming to Projekts Skatepark in Manchester this Saturday 28th May for an afternoon of skateboarding, workshops and a very special meet and greet! Sound good? Read on to find out more, or if you’re already sold, tap the button below to register for yourContinue reading “SPRING SKATE JAM THIS SATURDAY, MCR”
Girl Skate UK x Signature Brew x IWD; 8th Birthday Party in London!
After sadly having to give last years birthday celebrations a miss, we are BACK for another party – this time it’s in London and we are turning 8! Girl Skate UK launched in 2014, back when there were no other online female skate communities in the country. We are SO humbled by how big ourContinue reading “Girl Skate UK x Signature Brew x IWD; 8th Birthday Party in London!”
How Do Hormones Affect Our Skating?
We delve into the two main hormones responsible during our menstrual cycle, and how we can use these to our advantage when it comes to skateboarding.