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.

Learn To Skate With GRO At Exposure 2014
  EXPOSURE is an annual women’s benefit event dedicated to providing female skateboarders an avenue to succeed while at the same time raising money for survivors of domestic violence. EXPOSURE 2014 will take place on Saturday, November 8 at...[Read on]
Los Angeles, CA GRO Skate Session
GRO Skate Sessions are back in Southern California! Join GRO for a fun skate session at Garvanza Skatepark each month and be apart of building the first LA GRO Crew!  All ages, all abilities and all types of riders are encouraged to attend.  Ev...[Read on]
GRO NYC – Girls Ramp Division At Riverside Skate Contest
Riverside Skatepark is having a contest and have not forgotten the girls! There will be a girls only mini ramp contest included in the days events. This is an opportunity for all the girls around NYC to come represent the ladies, get excited and share...[Read on]
GRO Tomboi Brings Skateboarding To Girls At The Bklyn Bazaar
  Save the date.     GRO is inviting all the girls of NYC and around to come skate at this great event.  All girls, all ages and all abilities are encouraged to attend.  New to skateboarding?  Here is your chance to lear...[Read on]
Skate Questions & Advice: Learning To Ollie
The ollie is one of the most basic tricks on a skateboard.  It is not the easiest.  The ollie is an important skill for anyone looking to progress in street trick skating.  Often, it is this skill that seems like a major obstacle for those ...[Read on]
Michigan GRO Session – August 24th
Michigan is on it’s way towards having it’s first official GRO Crew!  With the creation of this crew lead by one of the Midwest’s top female skaters, Christiana Smith, in collaboration with Modern Skatepark, this GRO Crew will be re...[Read on]
Skate Questions & Advice: Dropping In
Dropping in on a ramp is one of the early skills learned in skateboarding by those who want to ride skateparks and progress their ability of learning skateboard tricks.  This step in the skate journey can be viewed as a challenge and sometimes scary....[Read on]
Girls Skateboard Party In California
Girl Skateboard Party! 9am, Sunday, July 20, 2014 Joe’s Skatepark, 200 Armory Dr., Placerville, CA 95667 Join Few & Far and many other great girls and sponsors 9am to 1pm at the Placerville skatepark for a ladies skate jam and pancake bre...[Read on]
August NYC GRO Session – Chelsea Piers
NYC GRO Crew Session August 2nd, 2014       We asked the girls of NYC to suggest parks for upcoming GRO Sessions and we listened. GRO NYC is inviting all the girls to join us at the Chelsea Skatepark for a fun session.   ...[Read on]
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]