Why a brand specifically for womxn?

We think the culture at skateparks needs to change. It's male dominated and carrying decades old misogyny in its concrete. If you don't think that's the case please read, listen, watch and educate yourself.

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https://www.museumofplay.org/2020/09/10/skater-girls-a-brief-history-of-female-skateboarders/

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https://theconversation.com/girls-please-stay-in-the-kitchen-as-skateboarding-debuts-at-the-olympics-beware-of-the-lurking-misogyny-161883

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https://www.vice.com/en/article/evqmme/what-does-the-rise-of-women-in-skateboarding-mean-for-female-focused-brands

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https://womensskateboardingalliance.com

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https://www.skatelikeagirl.com/

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https://journalism.fims.uwo.ca/2020/07/24/sexism-bullying-and-growth-a-look-inside-how-women-and-queer-folk-fare-in-the-skateboarding-community/

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https://soundcloud.com/skateboarderandpodcast/jennaselby

Nyjah Huston is quoted saying “Some girls can skate but I personally believe that skateboarding is not for girls at all. Not one bit.” in the July 2013 issue of Thrasher Magazine.

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https://doseskateboarding.com/articles/rape-culture-in-the-skate-scene

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How many women have been on the cover of Thrasher magazine?
three
There are 488 Thrasher issues. But look at the covers, you'll quickly see that most of them are photos of men. The number of women featured on the covers can be counted with one hand: three.
That's 0.61%

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https://www.jenkemmag.com/home/2013/05/06/7-people-you-will-encounter-at-any-skatepark/

article by May 6, 2013/ James Lee

"4. The Ramp Tramp

-Ages 13 – 17.
-Comes in all shapes and sizes: Pre-teen, Goth, Emo, or just pure White Trash.
-Will flirt with everyone at the skatepark but not actually do anything.
-Thinks “other girls suck”.
-Attention whore."

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https://www.ihemi.fr/sites/default/files/inline-files/GA_47_sexist_insults.pdf

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https://www.jenkemmag.com/home/2012/11/23/interview-with-michigans-1-ramp-tramp/

https://www.reddit.com/r/skateboarding/comments/13o9v6/interview_with_a_ramp_tramp/

https://www.jstor.org/stable/4166707?mag=the-language-of-nasty-women-and-other-gendered-insults&seq=1#metadata_info_tab_contents

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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LwPd0URRZUs

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https://www.urbandictionary.com/define.php?term=skatepark+slut

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https://skateparkoftampa.com/spot/phi.aspx?I=31766