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Pushing Boarders Videos of Talks Released – University of Skate: Support Your Local Academic

All the videos and audio of the talks at Pushing Boarders – an academic skateboarding conference held in Malmo, Sweden in August 2019 – have now been released. Was such an honour to be invited to talk on the Panel ‘The University … Continue reading

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Skate or die – or do research. What a time to be alive

    It seemed somehow fitting and was also one of the best birthday surprises ever that some sociological research I co-wrote about ageing skaters popped up in a Jenkem Magazine article on skate academia on 14 October 2019, just a … Continue reading

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New article about Pushing Boarders in Yeah Girl Media

New article about Pushing Boarders I wrote for Yeah Girl Media is now live – read here with photos by legend Norma Ibarra There’s an ethical turn in skateboarding and Pushing Boarders, the world’s first and largest academic skateboarding conference, illuminated that. The inaugural … Continue reading

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Consent is Rad in Skateism Mag

Thank you Skateism Magazine for writing an article about Consent is Rad, a no naming, shaming or blaming collaborative project with a focus on expressions of care, education and the promotion of consent as a positive part of how we interact … Continue reading

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Ordinary Girl in an Extraordinary World

This month has been really busy and it has been really lovely to be asked by various media to talk and share about things I love, live and breath. This includes skateboarding, which has numerous social benefits and intriguing sociological … Continue reading

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Racism, Sport & Genders: Moving Together & Beyond Binaries Inaugural Event

Photos from the debut of the ‘Racism, Sport & Genders: Moving Together & Beyond Binaries’ public lecture, Yugambeh and Komburmerri Land, Gold Coast Campus, Griffith University, Australia.  On 20th of September 2019 we held the very first free Public Lecture … Continue reading

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Vent City Podcast Interview with Ryan Lay recorded at Pushing Boarders

🐶🛹 VENT CITY PODCAST:  I’ve never really been on a pod cast and somehow I was on one in a recent interview by Ryan Lay @ryan_lay on Vent City @vent.city recorded at the Pushing Boarders conference. Subscribe to support the show and listen. Currently … Continue reading

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