Courtney Payne (GRO Riders)



United States

About GRO Riders:

Raise awareness and participation of girls in action sports. Empower girls of all ages to believe and achieve. Become a member and join a GRO Crew popping up coast to coast.

GRO Riders's Favorite Sports:

Skateboard, Surf, Wakeboard, Windsurf, BMX, Motorsports, Snowboard

GRO Riders's blog is a member of the Women Talk Sports Network:

Girls Riders Organization, Inc.

The news of and events of girls in action sports. Get involved, get answers, get on board. From the nonprofit organization GRO straight to you.

The Pink Helmet Posse At Tribeca Film Festival NYC
  Girls skateboarding will be a part of the Tribeca Film Festival in New York through the 9 minute Documentary Short of The Pink Helmet Posse. “Three pink tutus. Three pink helmets. Three pink skateboards. Meet Bella, Sierra, and Rella: age...[Read on]
GRO Snow On Snowboard Northwest
Dan Manning from Snowboard Northwest made it out to GRO Snow’s Annual Ladies Day to capture the event.  Read the article here or see it direct on Snowboard Northwest. Photo by Nick Blackburn GRO Snow Ladies Day Blowing the top off Stevens Pass...[Read on]
Lucky Magazine Talks Skateboarding
  Lucky Magazine helped bring thoughts of skateboarding to girls around the world in the March 2014 issue with the article “Total Body Shred”.  To get a better understanding of skateboarding, the article’s author, Megan O&rsqu...[Read on]
Tomboi At Skate Brooklyn
The 2nd of the Tomboi: GRO NYC Fundraisers is now in the history books and what a night it was! With DJ Mary Mac, Brittany Campbell, Seasick Mama, Butter the Children and more laying down the soundtrack for the night, the vibes rode high till well past...[Read on]
Exposure 2013 Skate Clinics
Exposure. An annual skateboarding event including bowl and vert contests for Pros and Ams. What makes this event so special? It’s all about the girls. Exposure is one of very few events that highlight girls only! GRO is glad to be able to tea...[Read on]
Monthly sessions for the girls of New York and anywhere nearby are up and running. Kicking off the NYC Park Sessions was LES Skatepark in Manhattan. These parks are generally busy with at least 90% guys. Now for a seasoned girl, this is no problem, b...[Read on]
Third Annual GRO Snow Ladies Day
A Community of GIRLS! “It Just Gets BETTER!” is what many were saying about the Third Annual GRO Snow Ladies Day Feb 3 2013 at Stevens Pass Resort. Each year the number of ladies has doubled and the energy was amazingly high as ladies from...[Read on]
Girls Skate NYC Friday March 15th
Ladies, no matter the weather, we are coming together to skate! Who – All girls, all ages, all abilities. What – All girl skate session. When – Friday March 15th, 7-11pm Why – Because we love our skateboard or longboard or want t...[Read on]
AGA Calling Girls of Skate, Wake and BMX To Michigan
AGA Nation’s 5th annual Skateboard/BMX Championships will take place June 22nd! Part of the State Games of Michigan’s annual festival, this event will host both learn to ride workshops and contests for female riders. Skateboarding and BMX o...[Read on]
GRO Snow Ladies Day Is Almost Here
Be A Part Of The Event February 3rd At Steven’s Pass GRO Snow Ladies Day is coming back to Stevens Pass in Skykomish, Washington. Participants over the past two Ladies Day describe it as the most fun you’ve had with a ton of ladies EVER. ...[Read on]