Skate Rising April 2018 – Vision Boards

After being rained out in March, Skate Rising came back triumphantly on Saturday April 14th. Over 120 girls participated at the Encinitas Community Park. Leigh Radon, co-founder of  @tea_collection and Amelia Brodka, co-founder of  @exposureskate lead the girls in making vision boards. What’s a vision board? A vision board is a tool used to help clarify, concentrate … Continue reading Skate Rising April 2018 – Vision Boards

Skate Rising in Encinitas a February 2018 Act of Kindness

On Saturday, February 10, 2018, Skate Rising was back for another fun monthly event at the Encinitas Skate Plaza. This month the girls focused on getting out of their comfort zones and spreading kindness. The morning started off with Tracie Garacochea. She’s an extreme athlete, who encourages everyone to go for it. She shared her inspiration … Continue reading Skate Rising in Encinitas a February 2018 Act of Kindness

November Skate Rising at EXPOSURE Skate

November’s Skate Rising event was held at EXPOSURE Skate on Saturday November 4, 2017. Skate Rising was started by Calli Kelsay as EXPOSURE Skate’s youth program for girls.  Skate Rising teaches compassion through service and empowerment through skateboarding. This month’s event included a free Learn to Skate Clinic with Neal Mims Skate Academy. This was … Continue reading November Skate Rising at EXPOSURE Skate

Grateful for Skate Rising on September 9, 2017

Skate Rising had their monthly meet up at the Encinitas Community Park on September 9th from 9am – 11am.  This month’s theme was Attitude of Gratitude. Two Veterans from Wounded Warrior Homes spoke to the girls about having an Attitude of Gratitude even during challenging times. They involved the girls by asking them to share their … Continue reading Grateful for Skate Rising on September 9, 2017