Womens Skateboarding Alliance Joins X Games Oslo
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WOMEN’S SKATEBOARDING ALLIANCE (WSA) JOINS INAUGURAL X GAMES OSLO
WSA Produces International Women’s Pro Street Skateboarding Competition
SAN DIEGO, CA — Women’s Skateboarding Alliance (WSA), the global management and consulting agency dedicated to authentically representing the industry voice of women’s skateboarding will be producing the inaugural Women’s Skateboard Street competition at X Games Oslo, February 24-26. This marks the first time in X Games history that winter and summer games athletes will compete at the same international event.
“We are excited to build on our long time relationship with ESPN by producing Women’s Skateboarding Street at the first ever X Games Oslo in conjunction with our event partner CA Productions. With more girls skateboarding globally than ever before, the timing couldn’t be better for a new European X Games stop,” says Mimi Knoop, Founder and President of WSA.
The Women’s Skateboard Street finals competition will be held Thursday, Feb 25 at 7 p.m. (CET), in downtown Oslo, Norway at the Skur 13 warehouse located in Filipstad Harbor near Aker Brygge and Tjuvholmen. The competition will feature invite only athletes: Alana Smith, Alexis Sablone, Lacey Baker, Leticia Bufoni, Pamela Rosa, and Vanessa Torres.The women’s finals will be webcasted on Feb 25th at 1pm ET on ESPN3. In addition, the women’s competition will be televised globally on ESPN International networks and distributed to other international media outlets and television broadcasters via ESPN’s media distribution business. Additional highlights can be seen on ESPN2 and ABC (check local listings).
Women’s Skateboarding Alliance (WSA) is a global management and consulting agency dedicated to authentically representing the industry voice of women’s skateboarding. WSA educates, improves and delivers the most current trends and information for women’s skateboarding worldwide. The executive leadership collective is comprised of top women in Action Sports: Mimi Knoop, Lisa Whitaker, Kim Woozy and Yulin Olliver. As a for-profit entity, WSA operates in conjunction with its nonprofit division, Action Sports Alliance.
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