Duchess Ride host All-Girls Skate Day on July 23 in Edwards
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What: All-Girls Skate Day.
Where: Edwards skate park.
When: Sunday, July 23, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.; intro lesson from 11 a.m. to noon.
More information: Visit http://www.duchessride.org and follow Duchess Ride on social media.
Duchess Ride has a goal for Sunday: Get as many girls on skateboards as possible.
The ladies of Duchess Ride strive to cultivate tenacity, camaraderie and creativity in young girls, whether it is snowboarding as a group all winter or getting on skateboards together in the summer.
Everyone is welcome
Duchess Ride presents its all-girls Skateboard Day for all ages and abilities at the Edwards skate park on Sunday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
From 11 a.m. to noon, there will be an introductory lesson for girls, and in the spirit of community, boys are welcome, too. There is spare gear to use.
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In addition to shredding the park, food donated by Snowboarders and Skiers for Christ and Weston Snowboards will be on the grill all day and available for free, playing games and giving out a bunch of prizes and giveaways (including new skateboards), as well as enjoying music from DJ Macklin.
For more information about Duchess Ride, visit http://www.duchessride.org and follow them on social media.